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Burcham K-8
5610 East Monlaco Rd.
Long Beach, CA 90808

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  • School Type: Elementary School
  • District: Long Beach Unified
  • Ranking compared to similar schools: 3
  • Achieved API growth target: No
  • API Score to meet growth target: 789
  • School Schedule: Standard
  • Grades: K-8
  • K-3 Class Size: 26
  • Grades 4-6 Class Size: 32
  • Core Academic Courses: 31
Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 4%
  • English learners: 12%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 9%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 50%
  • Special education within past two years: 16%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 2.88
(based on the 80% who responded)
Graduate School
College Graduate
Some College
High School
Not a High School

State Rank: 4 out of 101
API Score:
Student Ethnicity:
African American
Pacific Islander

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 90808:

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Cleveland Elementary rank: 6 in Lakewood
Cubberley K-8 rank: 8 in Long Beach
Emerson Parkside Academy Charter rank: 8 in Long Beach
Gant Elementary rank: 10 in Long Beach
Gompers K-8 rank: 6 in Lakewood
Henry K-8 rank: 8 in Long Beach
Holmes Elementary rank: 4 in Lakewood
Hoover Middle rank: 8 in Lakewood
Intensive Learning Center rank: 8 in Lakewood
Lakewood High rank: 5 in Lakewood
MacArthur Elementary rank: 4 in Lakewood
Madison Elementary rank: 9 in Lakewood
Marshall Academy of the Arts rank: 4 in Long Beach
Millikan High rank: I in Long Beach
Monroe K-8 rank: 4 in Lakewood
Newcomb Academy rank: 9 in Long Beach
Pliny Fisk Haskell Middle rank: 6 in Cerritos
Prisk Elementary rank: 8 in Long Beach
Riley Elementary rank: 6 in Lakewood
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  1. The State Rank is determined by a school's API Score in comparison to all other schools in California. (1 is the worst, 10 is the best). An equal number of schools occupy each rank. * This rank comes from the 2012 California Academic Performance Index (API) Base report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2012.
  3. Alternative Schools receive APIs but do not receive ranks
  4. Parent Education is the average of all responses where "1" represents "Not a high school graduate" and "5" represents "Graduate school."
  5. More information: 2012 Base API Information Guide (PDF; 490KB; 65pp.)