Burris Laboratory School



Burris Laboratory School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Burris Laboratory School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 44
1 44
2 45
3 45
4 47
5 50
6 50
7 56
8 53
9 59
10 52
11 43
12 42

Burris Laboratory School is a public elementary school located in Muncie, IN in the Burris Laboratory School District. It enrolls 630 students in grades 1st through 12th. Burris Laboratory School is the 188th largest public school in Indiana and the 11,745th largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 630
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.55
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,745th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 188th out of 1,126
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 199th out of 1,115
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 46th out of 1,115

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Find Former BLS Alumni

Burris Laboratory School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 326
(52%)
326
(52%)
 Female 304
(48%)
304
(48%)

Burris Laboratory School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 493
(78%)
493
(78%)
 Two or More 48
(8%)
48
(8%)
 Black 37
(6%)
37
(6%)
 Asian 31
(5%)
31
(5%)
 Hispanic 19
(3%)
19
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Burris Laboratory School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 493
(78%)
493
(78%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 86
(14%)
86
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 51
(8%)
51
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,124 ranked schools in Indiana, Burris Laboratory School is ranked 826th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Burris Laboratory School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 51.1%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Burris Laboratory School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 468
2006 472
2007 490
2008 501
2009 509
2010 581
2011 612
2012 612
2013 619
2014 621
2015 630

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.5
2006 N/A
2007 12.7
2008 13
2009 13
2010 15.7
2011 15.2
2012 14.4
2013 14.9
2014 15.4
2015 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.19230769230769
2006 0.23305084745763
2007 0.26326530612245
2008 0.2874251497006
2009 0.33202357563851
2010 0.27538726333907
2011 0.26307189542484
2012 0.26307189542484
2013 0.23909531502423
2014 0.2109500805153
2015 0.21746031746032

Compare Burris Laboratory School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,736.8% 17.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.7%
 
State Average 51.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Burris Laboratory School
Muncie, IN
Public KG - 12 630 15.5:1  
West View Elementary School
Muncie, IN
Public KG - 05 224 16:1 1 miles
East Washington Academy
Muncie, IN
Public KG - 05 394 15.8:1 2 miles
Inspire Academy - a School of Inquiry
Muncie, IN
Public KG - 07 183 16.6:1 2 miles
South View Elementary School
Muncie, IN
Public KG - 05 449 18.7:1 2 miles
Youth Opportunity Center
Muncie, IN
Public 03 - 12 110 8.5:1 2 miles
Northside Middle School
Muncie, IN
Public 06 - 08 677 16.5:1 2 miles
Storer Elementary School
Muncie, IN
Public KG - 05 221 13.8:1 2 miles
Heritage Hall Christian School
Muncie, IN
Private PK - 12 219 10:1 3 miles
North View Elementary School
Muncie, IN
Public KG - 05 292 19.5:1 3 miles
Mitchell Elementary School
Muncie, IN
Public KG - 05 244 17.4:1 3 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2018. ElementarySchools.org.