Burr Ridge school information

IndexBurr RidgeIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores52%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:118:116:1
Total public schools43,93879,221
Total private schools31,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools23067,963
The Burr Ridge, IL educational system consists of 4 public schools, 3 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Burr Ridge public schools have average test scores of 52% which is 65% higher than than the Illinois average and 5% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Burr Ridge public schools is 14:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 96.2% have completed high school, 65.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 17.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Burr Ridge are 5% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Burr Ridge.
  • 96.3% of people in Burr Ridge have completed 8th grade.
  • 96.2% of people in Burr Ridge have completed high school.
  • 65.0% of people in Burr Ridge have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Burr Ridge

IndexBurr RidgeIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade96.3%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school96.2%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college86.8%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree70.4%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors65.0%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters33.6%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree17.7%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.2%1.2%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Burr Ridge (high school & post-secondary)

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Burr Ridge, IL10,73652%5%

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Burr Ridge, IL10,73652%5%
Source: The Burr Ridge, 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.