Burbank Unified School District

Thinking of relocating to the Burbank area? Learn more about Burbank Unified School District, which serves public school students in Burbank and some of its surrounding communities.

15,200

Students

22

Total schools

92%

Graduation rate

Meet Burbank Unified School District

Located in Burbank, CA, Burbank Unified School District serves students in grades K – 12 in 11 elementary schools, three middle schools, three high schools, and five alternative schools. All elementary, middle, and high schools have been honored with the California Distinguished Schools designation. The district enjoys small class sizes, high math and reading proficiency scores, and a 92% graduation rate. BUSD also offers a huge variety of programs, including alternative education, career and technical education, business academies, and more, and has been recognized for high achievement many times throughout its history.

Burbank Unified at a Glance

11

Elementary schools

3

Middle schools

3

High schools

5

Alternative schools

Awards & Recognitions

Excellent teachers

Nearly 100% of classroom teachers are considered "highly qualified" by No Child Left Behind guidelines. Additionally, many staff and faculty members are bilingual in languages such as Spanish, Korean, and Armenian.

Modern facilities

The district believes that technology in the classroom enhances the learning experience, and as such, has taken strides to ensure that all schools are regularly upgraded and modernized.

California Distinguished Schools

All elementary, middle, and high schools within the district have been honored with a California Distinguished Schools designation.

Comprehensive curriculum

Supplemental educational programs across the district include gifted and talented education, special education, instrumental and vocal music groups, career academies, CIF athletics, college prep advanced placement, extracurricular activities, and more.

Specialized Programs

Arts for All

A partnership with Burbank Arts Education Foundation provides comprehensive arts programs and financial support for visual and performing arts.

Business Academies

A combination of classroom instruction and work-based learning opportunities help to prepare students for entry into the world of business and finance post-graduation.

Career Technical Education

Classes range from Culinary Arts to Video Production to Aircraft Engine Report and provide technical skills in a variety of practical careers.

Sports & Extracurriculars

Fall Sports

Cross Country
Football
Golf
Tennis
Volleyball
Waterpolo

Winter Sports

Basketball
Soccer
Waterpolo

Spring Sports

Baseball
Golf
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

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