John Burroughs Middle School

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600 S Mccadden Pl

Los Angeles, CA 90005

(323) 549-5000

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,986

Students Per Teacher: 24

Parent Reviews

102 Parent Reviews for John Burroughs Middle School

John Burroughs Middle School is a great school. The teachers and curriculum are fantastic. Yes

Posted by a other on 09/26/13

I am a parent of an 8th grader. Her experience at John Burroughs Middle School was one of the worst. This school isn't education oriented at all. The teachers here are extremely lazy and unethical. I can name a few: Ms. Corona-the rudest an the most boring teacher. Ms. Davidson-highly unethical, lazy ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/19/13

i never attended this school but a family member did this school should improve and the staff should improve i attended emerson junior high in 1970 a much better school and i made lots of friends.

Posted by a other on 09/11/13

My daughter gose here i went here as well as all my other children , my Brothers and sisters this is a great school love the teacher and the Principal.

Posted by a parent on 09/10/13

I graduated from this school in 2008, and have read some of the comments on this site regarding it. Yes, I agree, there were some racial cliques forming when I was in school, too. However, my group of friends were multi-racial and close-knit. (We were Ethiopian, Russian, German, Italian, Thai, Korean, ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/16/13

Wow. This is an amzing school with amazingly dedicated staff, hardworking principal, and educationally motivated students. The outside is beautifully maintained. This school is at the level of, if not better than, an expensive private school.

Posted by a parent on 08/09/13

I graduated this year to rate the school it was really bad. I mean if they were going to tell us to fill in a survey about what needs to change I mean shouldn't you try to change it. for example the bathroom was really dirty when I was 6 grade and when I was 7 grade the bathroom was even more disgusting ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/12/13

I went this school and had the best year of my life I school improve more and u DON'T get LOCKERS!

Posted by a other on 07/05/13

My experience here was really cool. I could have rated it a 5 but some staff and teachers are lazy, inconsiderate, and haven't teached us anything. In fact Mr.Edelman was so lazy, ex. he moved project dates, lost hw and projects, forget things, and just doesn't do his job well. Although most of the staff ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/30/13

Yes, this is school administration is very unprofessional and the teachers don't care about the students. Magnet coordinator MS. BEVERLY PEARSON is worse person & Mr. Rodriguez is worse teacher.

Posted by a parent on 04/08/13

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Test Year: 2012
John Burroughs Middle School
Los Angeles Unified School District
* In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

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Los Angeles schools — John Burroughs Middle School is located at 600 S Mccadden Pl, Los Angeles CA 90005. 600 S Mccadden Pl is in the 90005 ZIP code in Los Angeles, CA The school district for John Burroughs Middle School is the Los Angeles Unified School District. John Burroughs Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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