Burton Elementary



Burton Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Burton Elementary Students by Grade
PK 18
K 57
1 70
2 60
3 64
4 48
5 45
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Burton Elementary is a public elementary school located in Durham, NC in the Durham Public Schools. It enrolls 362 students in grades 1st through 12th. Burton Elementary is the 1,131st largest public school in North Carolina and the 35,884th largest nationally. It has 13.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 362
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.6

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Burton Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 205
(57%)
12,526
(51%)
 Female 157
(43%)
12,192
(49%)

Burton Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 201
(56%)
7,465
(30%)
 Black 143
(40%)
11,053
(45%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
742
(3%)
 White 8
(2%)
4,762
(19%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
597
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
19
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
80
(0%)

Burton Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 311
(86%)
15,603
(63%)
 Not Eligible 34
(9%)
8,106
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(5%)
1,009
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, Burton Elementary is ranked 644th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Burton Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.6%) is higher than the state average of 61.1%. 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.

Burton Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 321
2006 321
2007 350
2008 328
2009 325
2010 358
2011 402
2012 395
2013 407
2014 388
2015 362

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.1
2006 N/A
2007 12.5
2008 10
2009 12
2010 13.8
2011 13.8
2012 12.8
2013 13.2
2014 11.5
2015 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.79750778816199
2006 0.6791277258567
2007 0.92
2008 0.78658536585366
2009 0.83076923076923
2010 0.84078212290503
2011 0.79353233830846
2012 0.88354430379747
2013 0.87469287469287
2014 0.87628865979381
2015 0.9060773480663

Compare Burton Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 90.6%
 

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

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