Burlington school information

Average Test Scores77%77%68%
Student/Teacher ratio16:113:116:1
Total public schools121,10379,235
Total private schools320924,875
Total post-secondary schools1967,965

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Burlington are 14% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Burlington.
  • 85.7% of people in Burlington have completed 8th grade.
  • 84.3% of people in Burlington have completed high school.
  • 20.9% of people in Burlington have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Burlington

sort by
min score 0
  • Aldo Leopold Middle School3075 Sunnyside AvenueGrades: 06 - 08Students: 432 · Ratio: 12:1n/a
  • Black Hawk Elementary School2804 S 14Th StGrades: PK - 05Students: 438 · Ratio: 15:188
  • Burlington Alternative School1910 Agency St.Grades: 09 - 12Students: 106 · Ratio: 24:1n/a
  • Burlington Community High School421 Terrace DrGrades: 09 - 12Students: 1,165 · Ratio: 16:189
  • Corse Elementary School700 South Starr St.Grades: KG - 05Students: 304 · Ratio: 13:175
  • James Madison Middle School2132 Madison AveGrades: 06 - 08Students: 465 · Ratio: 15:165
  • James Wilson Grimes School800 South St.Grades: PK - 05Students: 399 · Ratio: 13:168
  • North Hill Elementary School825 N. 9Th St.Grades: PK - 05Students: 432 · Ratio: 16:174
  • Sunnyside Elementary School2040 Sunnyside Ave.Grades: PK - 05Students: 484 · Ratio: 16:182

Find Real Estate Listings In Burlington


New Real Estate Listings In Burlington

Compare Burlington, IA Education To Other Cities

Education level achieved in Burlington

Completed 8th grade85.7%88.9%83.8%
Completed high school84.3%87.2%82.4%
Completed some college56.3%58.8%58.4%
Completed associate degree30.6%37.2%37.2%
Completed bachelors20.9%26.4%29.3%
Completed masters6.3%8.4%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.5%2.6%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.1%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Burlington (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Biggsville, IL27388%29%
Denmark, IA30987%27%
Mediapolis, IA1,39886%26%
Stronghurst, IL99581%18%
Dallas City, IL1,15379%16%
Burlington, IA25,55977%14%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lebanon, PA25,55364%6%
Owatonna, MN25,55063%8%
Asheboro, NC25,57371%4%
Vernon Hills, IL25,53590%32%
Twentynine Palms, CA25,60151%25%
Burlington, IA25,55977%14%
Source: The Burlington, IA education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.