Burges High School



Burges High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Burges 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
9 477
10 398
11 314
12 287

Burges High School is a public high school of the El Paso Independent School District located in El Paso, TX. It has 1,476 students in grades 9th through 12th. Burges High School is the 415th largest public high school in Texas and the 3,444th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,476
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 98.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,444th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 415th out of 2,323
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,408th out of 2,121
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 409th out of 2,121

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Burges High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 813
(55%)
9,610
(51%)
 Female 663
(45%)
9,076
(49%)

Burges High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,343
(91%)
15,803
(85%)
 White 78
(5%)
1,725
(9%)
 Black 37
(3%)
668
(4%)
 Two or More 11
(1%)
196
(1%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
211
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
40
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
43
(0%)

Burges High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 867
(59%)
10,843
(58%)
 Not Eligible 493
(33%)
7,070
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 116
(8%)
773
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Burges High School is ranked 272nd out of 2,141 ranked schools in Texas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Burges High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.6%) is higher than the state average of 53.3%. 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.

Burges High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1509
2006 1540
2007 1584
2008 1540
2009 1562
2010 1563
2011 1496
2012 1453
2013 1433
2014 1420
2015 1476

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.1
2006 14.5
2007 15.5
2008 14.4
2009 14.4
2010 15
2011 14.4
2012 14.9
2013 14.9
2014 15
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.67196819085487
2006 0.66883116883117
2007 0.65782828282828
2008 0.65974025974026
2009 0.65941101152369
2010 0.66026871401152
2011 0.70120320855615
2012 0.68960770818995
2013 0.67969295184927
2014 0.6556338028169
2015 0.6659891598916

Compare Burges High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,419.0% 14.2:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 53.3%
 
This School 66.6%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,476 15:1  
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