Burton Middle School



Burton Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Burton Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 200
7 184
8 170
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Burton Middle School is a public high school of the Grand Rapids Public Schools located in Grand Rapids, MI. It has 554 students in grades 6th through 9th. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.8 to 1.

Total Students: 554
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.05

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Burton Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 292
(53%)
4,260
(51%)
 Female 262
(47%)
4,081
(49%)

Burton Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 416
(75%)
2,969
(36%)
 Black 102
(18%)
2,934
(35%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
468
(6%)
 White 12
(2%)
1,796
(22%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
128
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
35
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
11
(0%)

Burton Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 475
(86%)
5,492
(66%)
 Not Eligible 66
(12%)
2,472
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(2%)
377
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Burton Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Burton Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 472
2006 405
2007 335
2008 412
2009 261
2010 451
2011 452
2012 474
2013 517
2014 539
2015 554

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.9
2006 14.1
2007 11.2
2008 14.5
2009 10
2010 15.9
2011 17
2012 16.9
2013 16.9
2014 19.9
2015 19.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 1.0338983050847
2006 1.0271604938272
2007 1.0567164179104
2008 1.0145631067961
2009 1.6704980842912
2010 0.98669623059867
2011 0.94247787610619
2012 0.91350210970464
2013 0.88974854932302
2014 0.94990723562152
2015 0.88086642599278

Compare Burton Middle School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,841.8% 18.4:1
 
1,980.0% 19.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 88.1%
 

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