Burroughs High School



Burroughs High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Burroughs High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 410
10 366
11 342
12 304

Burroughs High School is a public high school of the Sierra Sands Unf School District located in Ridgecrest, CA. It has 1,422 students in grades 9th through 12th. Burroughs High School is the 657th largest public high school in California and the 3,538th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 22.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,422
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 62.63

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Burroughs High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 728
(51%)
787
(51%)
 Female 694
(49%)
748
(49%)

Burroughs High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 885
(62%)
952
(62%)
 Hispanic 334
(23%)
371
(24%)
 Black 84
(6%)
88
(6%)
 Asian 79
(6%)
81
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 21
(1%)
22
(1%)
 American Indian 10
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
11
(1%)

Burroughs High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 961
(68%)
1,003
(65%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 380
(27%)
445
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 81
(6%)
87
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Burroughs High School is ranked 762nd out of 0 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Burroughs High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (32.4%) is lower than the state average of 52.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Burroughs High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1714
2006 1696
2007 1615
2008 1623
2009 1560
2010 1502
2011 1461
2012 1422

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.7
2006 21.9
2007 18.6
2008 22.7
2009 23.1
2010 N/A
2011 22.9
2012 22.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25320886814469
2006 0.29952830188679
2007 0.34117647058824
2008 0.34257547751078
2009 0.24871794871795
2010 0.26697736351531
2011 0.071184120465435
2012 0.32419127988748

Compare Burroughs High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
2,270.0% 22.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 32.4%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 52.5%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Burroughs High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,422 22.7:1  
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Public 09 - 12 113 17.1:1 1 miles
Immanuel Christian School
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