Burns Elementary



Burns Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Burns Elementary Students by Grade
PK 176
K 122
1 133
2 128
3 121
4 92
5 139
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Burns Elementary is a public elementary school located in Brownsville, TX in the Brownsville Independent School District. It enrolls 911 students in grades 1st through 12th. Burns Elementary is the 217th largest public school in Texas and the 2,033rd largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 911
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 53.67
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,033rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 217th out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,352nd out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 265th out of 4,707

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Burns Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 470
(52%)
18,285
(51%)
 Female 441
(48%)
17,689
(49%)

Burns Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 903
(99%)
35,523
(99%)
 Asian 4
(0%)
88
(0%)
 White 3
(0%)
322
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
29
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Burns Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 899
(99%)
34,556
(96%)
 Not Eligible 12
(1%)
1,418
(4%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Burns Elementary is ranked 62nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Burns Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 63.8%. 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.

Burns Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1194
2006 1181
2007 1208
2008 1209
2009 1146
2010 1076
2011 1076
2012 911

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.3
2006 16.2
2007 16.3
2008 16
2009 15.7
2010 15.2
2011 14.9
2012 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 0.0024834437086093
2008 0.0033085194375517
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 N/A
2012 0.98682766190999

Compare Burns Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 98.7%
 

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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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