Avg. test scores 12%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 48%

Burton school information

IndexBurtonSouth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores43%46%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:116:116:1
Total public schools393279,221
Total private schoolsn/a36924,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Burton are 12% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Burton
  • 83.2% of people in Burton have completed 8th grade
  • 82.9% of people in Burton have completed high school
  • 15.7% of people in Burton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Burton

      IndexBurtonSouth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade83.2%83.0%84.3%
      Completed high school82.9%81.6%83.0%
      Completed some college54.9%56.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree26.4%35.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors15.7%26.5%30.3%
      Completed masters5.3%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.3%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.1%1.3%

      Burton, SC School Districts

      • Beaufort County School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Burton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Burton, SC schools is 43%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Burton, SC, an average of 83.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.9% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Port Royal, SC11,89157%15%
      Bluffton, SC15,76551%4%
      Beaufort, SC13,07446%6%
      Ridgeland, SC4,11637%25%
      Laurel Bay, SC6,65125%50%
      Burton, SC7,64843%12%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Waikele, HI7,64847%5%
      West Slope, OR7,65075%52%
      Summit, WA7,64649%1%
      Ivins, UT7,64639%21%
      Gold River, CA7,65264%30%
      Burton, SC7,64843%12%
      Source: The Burton, SC 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.