Avg. test scores 16%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 53%

Burlington school information

Average Test Scores41%48%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools61,99179,221
Total private schools254824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1477,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Burlington are 16% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Burlington
  • 78.8% of people in Burlington have completed 8th grade
  • 78.2% of people in Burlington have completed high school
  • 14.3% of people in Burlington have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Burlington, WA Schools

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      Education level achieved in Burlington

      Completed 8th grade78.8%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school78.2%86.6%83.0%
      Completed some college53.0%67.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree23.6%43.3%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.3%33.6%30.3%
      Completed masters5.4%12.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.4%3.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.5%1.3%

      Burlington, WA School Districts

      • Burlington-Edison School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Burlington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Burlington, WA schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Burlington, WA, an average of 78.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Big Lake, WA1,90467%36%
      Lyman, WA55567%36%
      Edison, WA13557%15%
      Oak Harbor, WA22,54453%8%
      Anacortes, WA16,22953%7%
      Burlington, WA8,57241%16%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Greenbriar, VA8,56890%83%
      Liberty Lake, WA8,56678%58%
      Ladue, MO8,57960%22%
      Evergreen, CO8,58056%14%
      Southside, AL8,56351%4%
      Burlington, WA8,57241%16%
      Source: The Burlington, WA 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.