Burcham Elementary

Public K-5

 5610 E. Monlaco Rd.
       Long Beach, CA  90808-2627


 (562) 420-2685

District: Long Beach Unified

SchoolDigger Rank:
1705th of 5,772 California Elementary Schools


Student/teacher ratio:  23.9
Number of students:  455

Immunizations:

Fully immunized:
90.0%
Measles:
95.0%
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Racial breakdown:

Hispanic:
45.5%
White:
27.3%
African American:
10.5%
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Free/discounted lunch recipients:  49.9%

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Performance Trends
Compare Details In 2019, Burcham Elementary ranked better than 70.5% of elementary schools in California. It also ranked 23rd among 53 ranked elementary schools in the Long Beach Unified School District. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2019 the calculated Average Standard Score was 68.07. (See more...)
Student Body
Compare Details Racial makeup is: Hispanic (45.5%), White (27.3%), African American (10.5%). (See more...)
Compare Details 49.9% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Teachers
Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at Burcham Elementary is 23.9, which is the 7th best among 53 elementary schools in the Long Beach Unified School District. (See more...)
Compare Burcham Elementary employs 19 full-time teachers.
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Schooldigger 2019 Rankings:

Burcham Elementary:

SchoolDigger ranks Burcham Elementary 1705th of 5772 California public elementary schools. (See Burcham Elementary in the ranking list.)

Long Beach Unified:

SchoolDigger ranks Long Beach Unified 512th of 1512 California school districts. (See district ranking list.)

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Rank History for Burcham Elementary

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools CA State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2004 34.01 3000th 4809 37.6%
2005 33.23 3093rd 4822 35.9%
2006 42.84 2569th 4818 46.7%
2007 37.40 3083rd 5113 39.7%
2008 44.08 2712th 5113 47.0%
2009 43.58 2840th 5193 45.3%
2010 53.85 2338th 5314 56.0%
2011 63.71 1812th 5377 66.3%
2012 64.97 1789th 5390 66.8%
2013 38.11 3450th 5530 37.6%
2015 45.75 2695th 5611 52.0%
2016 43.90 2838th 5614 49.4%
2017 52.43 2409th 5692 57.7%
2018 65.49 1791st 5662 68.4%
2019 68.07 1705th 5772 70.5%

Data source: test scores: California Department of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

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Data source: California Department of Education

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by a parent
Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Open Quote This school has had a major turnaround in terms of administration the past three years. Some very caring principals have been hired. The teachers have always been very good. Both our daughters are in the GATE classes and those have been tremendous in terms of teaching and rigor. Close Quote



Enrollment information for Burcham Elementary

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
1988 325 59 149 86 2 n/a n/a 0 621
1989 279 84 163 83 2 n/a n/a 0 611
1990 273 70 164 103 1 n/a n/a 0 611
1991 223 54 166 139 1 n/a n/a 0 583
1992 224 48 149 177 0 n/a n/a 0 598
1993 236 52 125 225 3 n/a n/a 0 641
1994 245 51 114 203 1 n/a n/a 0 614
1995 270 101 78 296 4 n/a n/a 0 749
1996 270 101 78 296 4 n/a n/a 0 749
1997 252 134 70 318 1 n/a n/a 0 775
1998 252 141 59 314 1 n/a n/a 0 767
1999 253 130 65 319 0 n/a n/a 0 767
2000 239 125 61 360 0 n/a n/a 0 785
2001 192 141 53 386 1 n/a n/a 0 773
2002 169 118 44 312 0 n/a n/a 0 643
2003 169 118 44 312 0 n/a n/a 0 643
2004 151 105 43 308 0 n/a n/a 1 608
2005 136 70 29 244 1 n/a n/a 7 487
2006 155 65 33 246 0 n/a n/a 2 501
2007 132 62 28 253 0 n/a n/a 16 491
2008 159 90 40 272 n/a n/a n/a 1 561
2009 163 105 38 244 1 4 12 0 567
2010 189 89 43 211 0 1 13 0 546
2011 178 84 42 237 0 2 13 0 556
2012 183 100 45 243 0 1 17 0 589
2013 220 123 53 398 1 6 27 0 828
2014 138 99 46 301 0 5 27 0 616
2015 148 80 58 307 1 5 25 0 624
2016 132 69 50 277 2 2 32 0 564
2017 124 48 34 207 2 2 38 0 455

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at Burcham Elementary

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1988 621 28.0 22.1 n/a
1989 611 26.0 23.5 n/a
1990 611 25.0 24.4 n/a
1991 583 23.0 25.3 n/a
1992 598 23.4 25.5 58.0
1993 641 27.0 23.7 59.1
1994 614 26.0 23.6 70.5
1995 749 30.0 25.0 66.0
1996 749 30.0 25.0 66.0
1997 775 34.8 22.3 71.1
1998 767 36.0 21.3 67.1
1999 767 35.0 21.9 68.6
2000 785 40.0 19.6 71.0
2001 773 40.0 19.3 77.1
2002 643 34.5 18.6 79.3
2003 643 34.5 18.6 79.3
2004 608 31.4 19.4 74.8
2005 487 28.0 17.4 70.6
2006 501 26.0 19.3 63.7
2007 491 29.0 16.9 64.8
2008 561 34.0 16.5 59.4
2009 567 29.2 17.1 55.9
2010 546 32.0 17.0 49.3
2011 556 n/a n/a 50.7
2012 589 22.4 26.2 n/a
2013 828 32.2 25.6 59.1
2014 616 27.3 22.5 64.3
2015 624 26.0 24.0 62.8
2016 564 24.0 23.5 57.4
2017 455 19.0 23.9 49.9

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
For information about the National School Lunch Program, see the USDA Website

Student/Teacher Ratio Burcham Elementary

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1988 621 28.0 22.1 n/a
1989 611 26.0 23.5 n/a
1990 611 25.0 24.4 n/a
1991 583 23.0 25.3 n/a
1992 598 23.4 25.5 58.0
1993 641 27.0 23.7 59.1
1994 614 26.0 23.6 70.5
1995 749 30.0 25.0 66.0
1996 749 30.0 25.0 66.0
1997 775 34.8 22.3 71.1
1998 767 36.0 21.3 67.1
1999 767 35.0 21.9 68.6
2000 785 40.0 19.6 71.0
2001 773 40.0 19.3 77.1
2002 643 34.5 18.6 79.3
2003 643 34.5 18.6 79.3
2004 608 31.4 19.4 74.8
2005 487 28.0 17.4 70.6
2006 501 26.0 19.3 63.7
2007 491 29.0 16.9 64.8
2008 561 34.0 16.5 59.4
2009 567 29.2 17.1 55.9
2010 546 32.0 17.0 49.3
2011 556 n/a n/a 50.7
2012 589 22.4 26.2 n/a
2013 828 32.2 25.6 59.1
2014 616 27.3 22.5 64.3
2015 624 26.0 24.0 62.8
2016 564 24.0 23.5 57.4
2017 455 19.0 23.9 49.9

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.

Kindergarten Immunization Rates

Burcham Elementary

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YearCompletely ImmunizedReligious ExemptionMedical ExemptionConditionalPolioHepatitis BVaricellaDTPMMR
201297.0%0.0%0.0%3.0%99.0%99.0%100.0%99.0%97.0%
201378.0%5.0%0.0%17.0%83.0%89.0%89.0%89.0%82.0%
201490.0%1.0%0.0%9.0%90.0%95.0%96.0%90.0%90.0%
201590.0%0.0%0.0%10.0%98.0%98.0%97.0%94.0%95.0%
201695.0%0.0%0.0%5.0%97.0%96.0%97.0%95.0%96.0%
201797.0%0.0%1.0%1.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%
2018≥98.0%≤2.0%≤2.0%≤2.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%
201990.0%2.0%2.0%93.0%96.0%97.0%93.0%95.0%

Data source: California Department of Public Health




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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the California Department of Education.

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