Burtonsville school information

Average Test Scores29%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools31,16379,221
Total private schools267424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1127,963
The Burtonsville, MD educational system consists of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Burtonsville public schools have average test scores of 29% which is 30% lower than than the Maryland average and 41% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Burtonsville public schools is 18:1, compared to 16:1 in Maryland and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 91.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 91.2% have completed high school, 54.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 6.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Burtonsville are 41% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Burtonsville.
  • 91.5% of people in Burtonsville have completed 8th grade.
  • 91.2% of people in Burtonsville have completed high school.
  • 54.0% of people in Burtonsville have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Burtonsville

Completed 8th grade91.5%87.5%84.3%
Completed high school91.2%86.5%83.0%
Completed some college76.9%64.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree60.7%44.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors54.0%38.4%30.3%
Completed masters24.3%17.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.2%5.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.6%2.5%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
McLean, VA48,86795%92%
Pimmit Hills, VA6,51191%85%
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Springdale, MD2,87877%56%
Fulton, MD3,09776%54%
Burtonsville, MD9,85929%41%

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New Hyde Park, NY9,85465%32%
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Burtonsville, MD9,85929%41%
Source: The Burtonsville, MD 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.