Avg. test scores 6%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 27%

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

Key findings

  • The 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%

      Burke, SD School Districts

      • Burke School District 26-2

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Burke. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Burke, SD schools is 46%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Burke, SD, an average of 88.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

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

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Alexandria, OH61289%80%
      Rose City, MI61230%40%
      Caneyville, KY61246%8%
      Eau Claire, MI61226%47%
      Thomas, WV61237%25%
      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.