Avg. test scores 15%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 36%
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Burlington school information

IndexBurlingtonNew JerseyNational
Average Test Scores41%52%48%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools101,60479,221
Total private schools682324,874
Total post-secondary schools11577,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Burlington are 15% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in Burlington
  • 84.9% of people in Burlington have completed 8th grade
  • 83.7% of people in Burlington have completed high school
  • 19.4% of people in Burlington have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Burlington

      IndexBurlingtonNew JerseyNational
      Completed 8th grade84.9%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school83.7%86.3%83.0%
      Completed some college49.8%60.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree29.1%43.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors19.4%37.5%30.3%
      Completed masters7.0%14.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.7%4.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.1%1.5%1.3%

      Burlington, NJ School Districts

      • Burlington Township School District
      • Burlington City School District

      There are a total of 10 public schools, 6 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Burlington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Burlington, NJ schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Burlington, NJ, an average of 84.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Newtown, PA2,02882%69.4%
      Moorestown-Lenola, NJ14,25677%60.0%
      Willow Grove, PA15,41775%56.6%
      Richboro, PA6,35775%55.9%
      Greentree, NJ11,31975%55.3%
      Burlington, NJ9,85041%14.8%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Pearsall, TX9,84732%33.8%
      New Hyde Park, NY9,85482%70.4%
      Vashon, WA9,84462%29.3%
      Middlesborough, KY9,84246%5.0%
      Burtonsville, MD9,85944%9.6%
      Burlington, NJ9,85041%14.8%
      Source: The Burlington, NJ 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.