Burke school information

IndexBurkeSouth DakotaNational
Average Test Scores46%43%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a34079,221
Total private schoolsn/a7624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a257,963
The Burke, SD educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Burke public schools have average test scores of 46% which is 8% higher than than the South Dakota average and 6% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Burke public schools is n/a, compared to 14:1 in South Dakota and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 88.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 84.6% have completed high school, 22.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Burke are 6% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Burke.
  • 88.7% of people in Burke have completed 8th grade.
  • 84.6% of people in Burke have completed high school.
  • 22.0% of people in Burke have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Burke

IndexBurkeSouth DakotaNational
Completed 8th grade88.7%89.1%84.3%
Completed high school84.6%86.8%83.0%
Completed some college54.1%60.4%59.4%
Completed associate degree33.1%38.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors22.0%27.5%30.3%
Completed masters3.4%8.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.2%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.2%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Gregory, SD1,48545%8%
Burke, SD61246%6%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Eau Claire, MI61226%47%
Rose City, MI61230%40%
Thomas, WV61237%25%
Caneyville, KY61246%8%
Alexandria, OH61289%80%
Burke, SD61246%6%
Source: The Burke, SD education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 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.