PROFICIENCY 24% 38% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
31%Sacramento City Unified

Luther Burbank High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Sacramento City Unified" in Sacramento, CA. There are a total of 1,772 students and 100 teachers at Luther Burbank High, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 1,223 free lunch students and 53 reduced lunch students.

Luther Burbank High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 23.5%, which is 38% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch1223
Reduced lunch53


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Luther Burbank High, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School11%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School36%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Luther Burbank High race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 4.0% 15.9% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 21.9% 16.3% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 30.0% 20.5% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 36.6% 40.0% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.8% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 4.8% 2.0% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.4% 4.5% 3.1% 3.1%

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Sacramento demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)5,27823291
Median age35.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%52%55%
Speak English72%56%79%
Speak Spanish11%29%13%

Education level achieved in Sacramento

Completed 8th grade87.6%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school86.4%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college69.3%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree40.1%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.0%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Luther Burbank High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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