Rufus C Burleson Elementary



Rufus C Burleson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rufus C Burleson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 86
K 99
1 125
2 126
3 110
4 103
5 91
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rufus C Burleson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Dallas, TX in the Dallas Independent School District. It enrolls 740 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rufus C Burleson Elementary is the 890th largest public school in Texas and the 6,382nd largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 740
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,382nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 890th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,753rd out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,186th out of 4,778

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Rufus C Burleson Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 376
(51%)
57,685
(49%)
 Male 364
(49%)
61,201
(51%)

Rufus C Burleson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 444
(60%)
83,628
(70%)
 Black 275
(37%)
26,840
(23%)
 White 10
(1%)
5,780
(5%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
691
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
392
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1,483
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
72
(0%)

Rufus C Burleson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 732
(99%)
103,456
(87%)
 Not Eligible 5
(1%)
12,754
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(0%)
2,676
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Rufus C Burleson Elementary is ranked 205th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rufus C Burleson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

Rufus C Burleson Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 455
2006 748
2007 778
2008 826
2009 810
2010 793
2011 741
2012 717
2013 723
2014 720
2015 740

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 15.6
2007 15
2008 14.4
2009 14.6
2010 15.1
2011 14.6
2012 16.9
2013 19.8
2014 16.9
2015 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.98901098901099
2006 0.96657754010695
2007 0.98457583547558
2008 0.96489104116223
2009 0.98518518518519
2010 0.94955863808323
2011 0.94601889338731
2012 0.98465829846583
2013 0.9612724757953
2014 0.89166666666667
2015 0.99324324324324

Compare Rufus C Burleson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 99.3%
 

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