Burke Basic School

131 East Southern Ave, Mesa, AZ 85210 | (480) 964-4602
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 750
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  • Mailing Address: 131 E. Southern Ave., Mesa, AZ 85210
School Operational Details
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 750
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 370 (49.3%)
  • Females: 380 (50.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 68 (9.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 587 (78.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 655 (87.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Burke Basic School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian253.3%
Black597.9%
Asian70.9%
Hispanic50066.7%
White15921.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Burke Basic School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten16021.3%
1st Grade13317.7%
2nd Grade12716.9%
3rd Grade10514.0%
4th Grade10013.3%
5th Grade608.0%
6th Grade658.7%
Source: AZ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Burke Basic School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on AIMS state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

AIMS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201052.0%52.0%65.0%
200960.0%60.0%-
200892.0%92.0%71.0%
 
Reading Test
201084.0%84.0%73.0%
200984.0%84.0%-
200893.0%93.0%69.0%
 
Writing Test
200973.0%73.0%-
200884.0%84.0%76.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201072.0%72.0%63.0%
200974.0%74.0%-
200878.0%78.0%74.0%
 
Reading Test
201087.0%87.0%71.0%
200979.0%79.0%-
200895.0%95.0%69.0%
 
Science Test
201047.0%47.0%61.0%
200946.0%46.0%-
200850.0%50.0%53.0%
 
Writing Test
200993.0%93.0%-
200879.0%79.0%70.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201052.0%52.0%58.0%
200996.0%96.0%-
2008100.0%100.0%70.0%
 
Reading Test
201074.0%74.0%72.0%
2009100.0%100.0%-
200893.0%93.0%68.0%
 
Writing Test
201076.0%76.0%74.0%
200984.0%84.0%-
200871.0%71.0%65.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201039.0%39.0%56.0%
200959.0%59.0%-
200869.0%69.0%67.0%
 
Reading Test
201074.0%74.0%78.0%
200982.0%82.0%-
200871.0%71.0%68.0%
 
Writing Test
201072.0%72.0%73.0%
200990.0%90.0%-
200879.0%79.0%72.0%
 
Source: AZ Department of Education 2009-2010

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