Burcham K-8



Burcham K-8 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Burcham K-8 Students by Grade
PK 0
K 150
1 121
2 79
3 106
4 92
5 94
6 62
7 62
8 62
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Burcham K-8 is a public elementary school located in Long Beach, CA in the Long Beach Unf School District. It enrolls 828 students in grades 1st through 12th. Burcham K-8 is the 620th largest public school in California and the 3,425th largest nationally. It has 25.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 828
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,425th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 620th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,880th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 734th out of 6,159

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Burcham K-8 Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 450
(54%)
28,770
(51%)
 Female 378
(46%)
27,111
(49%)

Burcham K-8 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 398
(48%)
31,103
(56%)
 White 220
(27%)
8,108
(15%)
 Black 123
(15%)
7,964
(14%)
 Asian 53
(6%)
5,674
(10%)
 Two or More 27
(3%)
2,019
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(1%)
924
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
89
(0%)

Burcham K-8 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 420
(51%)
31,624
(57%)
 Not Eligible 339
(41%)
19,868
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 69
(8%)
4,389
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Burcham K-8 is ranked 1,339th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Burcham K-8 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Burcham K-8 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 499
2006 475
2007 561
2008 567
2009 546
2010 556
2011 589
2012 828

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.2
2006 16.4
2007 16.5
2008 19.4
2009 17.1
2010 N/A
2011 26.2
2012 25.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6372745490982
2006 0.64842105263158
2007 0.59358288770053
2008 0.55908289241623
2009 0.49267399267399
2010 0.50719424460432
2011 0.28692699490662
2012 0.59057971014493

Compare Burcham K-8 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,570.0% 25.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 59.1%
 

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Public KG - 08 828 25.7:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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