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62%
  • Highland Elementary
  • 3720 Bonnar Bridge Parkway, Burlington
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 648
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
61%
  • Marvin B Smith Elementary
  • 2235 Delaney Drive, Burlington
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 489
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
51%
  • Clover Garden
  • 2454 Altamhaw Union Ridge Road, Burlington
  • Clover Garden
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 607
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
50%
  • Edwin M Holt Elementary
  • 4751 S Nc 62, Burlington
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 626
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
48%
  • Walter M Williams High
  • 1307 S Church Street, Burlington
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,192
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
37%
  • Pleasant Grove Elementary
  • 2847 Pleasant Grv Sch Road, Burlington
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 265
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
35%
  • Turrentine Middle School
  • 1710 Edgewood Avenue, Burlington
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 862
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
31%
  • Hillcrest Elementary
  • 1714 W Davis Street, Burlington
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 549
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
29%
  • Hugh M Cummings High
  • 2200 N Mebane Street, Burlington
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 932
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
27%
  • R Homer Andrews Elementary
  • 2630 Buckingham Road, Burlington
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 603
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
24%
  • Grove Park Elementary
  • 141 Trail One, Burlington
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 600
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
21%
  • Broadview Middle School
  • 2229 Broadview Drive, Burlington
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 819
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
19%
  • Harvey R Newlin Elementary
  • 316 Carden Street, Burlington
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 782
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
16%
  • Eastlawn Elementary
  • 502 N Graham Hopedale Road, Burlington
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 532
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
n/a
  • Career Technical Education Center
  • 2550 Buckingham Road, Burlington
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: n/a
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Burlington school information

IndexBurlingtonNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores36%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:115:116:1
Total public schools141,89579,221
Total private schools351024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963
The Burlington, NC educational system consists of 14 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Burlington public schools have average test scores of 36% which is 17% lower than than the North Carolina average and 26% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Burlington public schools is 15:1, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 78.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 76.5% have completed high school, 22.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Burlington

IndexBurlingtonNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade78.5%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school76.5%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college55.7%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree30.7%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors22.8%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.3%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.3%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.3%1.3%

Burlington, NC School Districts

Alamance-Burlington Schools

There are a total of 14 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Burlington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Burlington, NC schools is 36%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Burlington, NC, an average of 78.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.5% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Burlington schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Burlington, NC schools.

Source: The Burlington, NC 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.
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