Avg. test scores 75%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 59%

Burnham school information

Average Test Scores12%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio23:118:116:1
Total public schools13,93879,221
Total private schools11,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Burnham are 75% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Burnham
  • 85.6% of people in Burnham have completed 8th grade
  • 82.5% of people in Burnham have completed high school
  • 12.4% of people in Burnham have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Burnham

      Completed 8th grade85.6%86.2%84.3%
      Completed high school82.5%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college52.9%61.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree19.2%40.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.4%32.9%30.3%
      Completed masters4.8%12.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.6%3.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.2%1.3%

      Burnham, IL School Districts

      • Burnham School District 154-5

      There are a total of 1 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Burnham. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Burnham, IL schools is 12%. The average student to teacher ratio is 23:1. In Burnham, IL, an average of 85.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Munster, IN23,10383%69%
      St. John, IN15,77779%60%
      Hobart, IN28,69375%52%
      Highland, IN23,10774%50%
      Schererville, IN28,89973%49%
      Burnham, IL4,21212%75%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Jourdanton, TX4,21265%31%
      Fortville, IN4,21377%57%
      Hazlehurst, GA4,21128%44%
      Dillon, MT4,21416%68%
      West Milwaukee, WI4,21431%36%
      Burnham, IL4,21212%75%
      Source: The Burnham, IL 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.