Burroughs High School

1920 Clark Ave, Burbank, CA 91506 | (818) 558-4777
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,775
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1920 Clark Ave., Burbank, CA 91506
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,775
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 112.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 24.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,441 (51.9%)
  • Females: 1,334 (48.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 224 (8.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 524 (18.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 748 (27.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Burroughs High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.04%
Black742.7%
Asian2749.9%
Hispanic1,26945.7%
White1,09839.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Burroughs High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade73026.3%
10th Grade74426.8%
11th Grade70125.3%
12th Grade60021.6%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
95.0%
District:
90.0%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
77.5%
District:
7.6%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
13.2%
District:
30.4%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
14.7%
District:
5.1%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 1.7%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 94.1%
Number of Certificated Staff: 129.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 10.3
Average Age
School:
38.6
District:
47.2
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Burroughs High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on April 15, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Great High School, with lots of support for the students, good communication with parents, and wonderful teachers and staff. I'm so happy that my sons attend.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Burroughs High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST Algebra II
  • CST Biology
  • CST Chemistry
  • CST Earth Science
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST General Mathematics
  • CST Geometry
  • CST Physics
  • CST Science
  • CST Summative High School Math
  • CST U.S. History
  • CST World History
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
ELA AYP Met: No
Math AYP Met: Yes
ACT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking ACT Exam: 5.8%
Average Combined Score: 22.8
Percent Scoring At or Above 21: 68.4%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 49.3%
Average Combined Score: 1,525.5
Critical Reading Average: 512.8
Math Average: 505.6
Writing Average: 507.1
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 54.7%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201024.0%25.0%22.0%
200947.0%41.0%21.0%
200834.0%34.0%18.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201076.0%84.0%69.0%
200997.0%88.0%65.0%
200876.0%84.0%66.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201097.0%94.0%55.0%
200995.0%91.0%51.0%
200891.0%91.0%52.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201057.0%56.0%35.0%
200946.0%51.0%29.0%
200848.0%42.0%31.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201067.0%67.0%54.0%
200970.0%69.0%50.0%
200865.0%64.0%49.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201049.0%57.0%46.0%
200965.0%62.0%47.0%
200857.0%59.0%43.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
200926.0%21.0%17.0%
200831.0%36.0%18.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201023.0%20.0%12.0%
200911.0%16.0%11.0%
20088.0%8.0%9.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201038.0%44.0%40.0%
200939.0%44.0%37.0%
200828.0%44.0%36.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201059.0%56.0%38.0%
200941.0%41.0%34.0%
200847.0%42.0%35.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201062.0%64.0%47.0%
200955.0%63.0%44.0%
200845.0%51.0%41.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201061.0%59.0%45.0%
200957.0%57.0%44.0%
200860.0%54.0%41.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201019.0%17.0%14.0%
200931.0%32.0%14.0%
200815.0%16.0%12.0%
 
CST Science Test
201067.0%64.0%46.0%
200964.0%61.0%44.0%
200860.0%52.0%40.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201090.0%84.0%75.0%
200973.0%82.0%71.0%
200891.0%84.0%68.0%
 
CST World History Test
201060.0%56.0%42.0%
200953.0%52.0%38.0%
200852.0%48.0%33.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
200915.0%34.0%23.0%
200821.0%16.0%23.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201014.0%15.0%8.0%
200910.0%7.0%8.0%
20086.0%6.0%5.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201016.0%22.0%14.0%
200916.0%17.0%12.0%
200812.0%16.0%11.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201078.0%71.0%46.0%
200974.0%59.0%41.0%
200872.0%54.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201030.0%32.0%30.0%
200921.0%24.0%27.0%
200812.0%15.0%25.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201046.0%38.0%32.0%
200938.0%28.0%26.0%
200824.0%23.0%28.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201060.0%54.0%42.0%
200958.0%55.0%40.0%
200854.0%48.0%37.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20107.0%6.0%6.0%
20095.0%7.0%7.0%
20089.0%8.0%6.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201086.0%87.0%53.0%
200989.0%87.0%50.0%
200890.0%79.0%47.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201046.0%57.0%50.0%
200958.0%59.0%47.0%
200846.0%45.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201063.0%61.0%45.0%
200968.0%63.0%44.0%
200856.0%50.0%38.0%
 
CST World History Test
200810.0%16.0%9.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201023.0%37.0%31.0%
200931.0%44.0%28.0%
200821.0%42.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201034.0%41.0%31.0%
200933.0%37.0%28.0%
200826.0%37.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201071.0%68.0%46.0%
200960.0%59.0%42.0%
200863.0%56.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201045.0%47.0%38.0%
200937.0%41.0%36.0%
200826.0%29.0%32.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201057.0%54.0%33.0%
200945.0%49.0%28.0%
200847.0%40.0%28.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201027.0%34.0%27.0%
200938.0%43.0%26.0%
200823.0%32.0%24.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201087.0%88.0%49.0%
200989.0%87.0%46.0%
200891.0%79.0%43.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201056.0%64.0%54.0%
200961.0%64.0%50.0%
200856.0%52.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201059.0%55.0%41.0%
200953.0%52.0%38.0%
200851.0%47.0%33.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
200926.0%31.0%26.0%
200831.0%41.0%27.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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