Burke High School



Burke High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Burke 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
9 479
10 521
11 521
12 587

Burke High School is a public high school of the Omaha Public Schools located in Omaha, NE. It has 2,108 students in grades 9th through 12th. Burke High School is the 8th largest public high school in Nebraska and the 1,299th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.9 to 1.

Total Students: 2,108
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 125.04

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Burke High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,056
(50%)
10,141
(51%)
 Female 1,052
(50%)
9,588
(49%)

Burke High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,113
(53%)
5,952
(30%)
 Black 443
(21%)
5,224
(26%)
 Hispanic 343
(16%)
6,336
(32%)
 Two or More 112
(5%)
957
(5%)
 Asian 77
(4%)
1,001
(5%)
 American Indian 16
(1%)
226
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
33
(0%)

Burke High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,142
(54%)
5,681
(29%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 776
(37%)
12,175
(62%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 190
(9%)
1,873
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Burke High School is ranked 10th out of 265 ranked schools in Nebraska, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Burke High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 41.3%. 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.

Burke High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1959
2006 1980
2007 2036
2008 2092
2009 2233
2010 2245
2011 2131
2012 2240
2013 2159
2014 2144
2015 2108

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 17.3
2007 17.5
2008 17.5
2009 18.2
2010 17.3
2011 16.9
2012 20.3
2013 18.8
2014 17.1
2015 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2475752935171
2006 0.30505050505051
2007 0.33939096267191
2008 0.37093690248566
2009 0.43394536497985
2010 0.4445434298441
2011 0.4514312529329
2012 0.45982142857143
2013 0.47522000926355
2014 0.46315298507463
2015 0.45825426944972

Compare Burke High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,322.6% 13.2:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 41.3%
 
This School 45.8%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 2,108 16.9:1  
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