Burr Elementary School

Public PK, KG-5

 1960 Burr St.
       Fairfield, CT  06824


 (203) 255-7385

 School Website

District: Fairfield School District

SchoolDigger Rank:
59th of 532 Connecticut Elementary Schools


Student/teacher ratio:  13.9
Number of students:  413

Racial breakdown:

White:
78.2%
Hispanic:
7.0%
Two or more races:
6.8%
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Free/discounted lunch recipients:  9.7%

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We updated the 2017-18 rankings and test scores for this school on Tuesday, September 18, 2018.


Performance Trends
Compare Details In 2018, Burr Elementary School ranked better than 88.9% of elementary schools in Connecticut. It also ranked 5th among 11 ranked elementary schools in the Fairfield School District. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2018 the calculated Average Standard Score was 87.69. (See more...)
Student Body
Compare Details Racial makeup is: White (78.2%), Hispanic (7%), two or more races (6.8%). (See more...)
Compare Details 9.7% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Teachers
Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at Burr Elementary School is 13.9. 7 elementary schools in the Fairfield School District have better student/teacher ratios. (See more...)
Compare Burr Elementary School employs 29.6 full-time teachers.
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Schooldigger 2018 Rankings:

Burr Elementary School:

SchoolDigger ranks Burr Elementary School 59th of 532 Connecticut public elementary schools. (See Burr Elementary School in the ranking list.)

Fairfield School District:

SchoolDigger ranks Fairfield School District 28th of 151 Connecticut school districts. (See district ranking list.)


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Rank History for Burr Elementary School

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools CT State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2006 83.26 54th 570 90.5%
2007 82.52 43rd 568 92.4%
2008 81.80 59th 565 89.6%
2009 80.62 71st 566 87.5%
2010 83.81 24th 579 95.9%
2011 82.60 38th 565 93.3%
2012 79.17 91st 564 83.9%
2013 84.17 26th 557 95.3%
2015 89.58 35th 551 93.6%
2016 81.35 101st 518 80.5%
2017 86.45 55th 519 89.4%
2018 87.69 59th 532 88.9%

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

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Data source: Connecticut State Department of Education

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by a parent
Thursday, April 17, 2014

Open Quote Exceptional staff who evaluated our son and helped us decide where to place him. Impressed by teaching staff, programs, and very involved PTO. So happy we moved here! Close Quote



Enrollment information for Burr Elementary School

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
2005 429 8 13 4 0 n/a n/a 0 454
2006 491 8 17 5 0 n/a n/a 0 521
2007 426 6 12 7 0 n/a n/a 0 451
2008 426 2 9 8 0 n/a n/a 0 445
2009 442 5 10 12 0 n/a n/a 0 469
2010 386 7 18 8 0 n/a n/a 0 419
2011 366 7 16 14 1 0 16 0 420
2012 375 7 22 17 3 0 19 0 443
2013 374 8 19 26 3 0 15 0 445
2014 380 8 25 20 0 0 20 0 453
2015 351 10 26 21 0 0 20 0 428
2016 335 12 25 25 0 0 21 0 418
2017 323 8 25 29 n/a n/a 28 0 413

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 Burr Elementary School

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
2005 454 29.1 15.6 n/a
2006 521 31.2 16.7 0.8
2007 451 29.1 15.5 n/a
2008 445 28.0 15.9 1.3
2009 469 34.6 15.3 1.7
2010 419 28.1 14.9 2.1
2011 420 29.1 14.4 1.9
2012 443 29.8 14.8 3.4
2013 445 30.3 14.6 9.0
2014 453 32.3 14.0 4.0
2015 428 30.0 14.2 6.8
2016 418 38.0 11.0 6.9
2017 413 29.6 13.9 9.7

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 Burr Elementary School

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
2005 454 29.1 15.6 n/a
2006 521 31.2 16.7 0.8
2007 451 29.1 15.5 n/a
2008 445 28.0 15.9 1.3
2009 469 34.6 15.3 1.7
2010 419 28.1 14.9 2.1
2011 420 29.1 14.4 1.9
2012 443 29.8 14.8 3.4
2013 445 30.3 14.6 9.0
2014 453 32.3 14.0 4.0
2015 428 30.0 14.2 6.8
2016 418 38.0 11.0 6.9
2017 413 29.6 13.9 9.7

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.




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

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