Avg. test scores 2%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 27%

Burnsville school information

Average Test Scores50%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:116:116:1
Total public schools172,22479,221
Total private schools547724,874
Total post-secondary schools11407,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Burnsville are 2% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 17 public schools in Burnsville
  • 91.6% of people in Burnsville have completed 8th grade
  • 91.0% of people in Burnsville have completed high school
  • 38.5% of people in Burnsville have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Burnsville

      Completed 8th grade91.6%90.5%84.3%
      Completed high school91.0%89.5%83.0%
      Completed some college72.2%66.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree49.1%45.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors38.5%34.2%30.3%
      Completed masters11.4%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.4%3.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%1.4%1.3%

      Burnsville, MN School Districts

      • Burnsville Public School District
      • Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan

      There are a total of 17 public schools, 5 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Burnsville. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Burnsville, MN schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Burnsville, MN, an average of 91.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.0% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Deephaven, MN3,78684%71%
      Excelsior, MN2,51083%69%
      Elko New Market, MN4,47283%68%
      Wayzata, MN4,29682%66%
      Shorewood, MN7,54882%66%
      Burnsville, MN61,15850%2%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Millcreek, UT61,19145%9%
      Blaine, MN61,21060%21%
      Terre Haute, IN61,02164%30%
      Monterey Park, CA61,00149%0%
      Utica, NY61,33729%41%
      Burnsville, MN61,15850%2%
      Source: The Burnsville, MN 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.