Burke Town School

Burke Town School serves 204 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the VT average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 9%.
Burke Town School operates within the Burke School District.

School Overview

The student population of 204 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 204 students
Burke Town School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Burke Town School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Burke Town School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Burke Town School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.10. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 11:1
Burke Town School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.02 0.10
Burke Town School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
37%
33%
Burke Town School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
6%
Burke Town School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Burke School District's student population of 284 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,169 is higher than the state average of $15,406. The district revenue/student has declined by 20% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $16,141 is higher than the state average of $15,464. The district spending/student has declined by 20% over four years.
School District Name Burke School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 284 218
Burke   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $4 MM
Burke   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $4 MM $4 MM
Burke   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,169 $15,406
Burke   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,141 $15,464
Burke   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Concord Schools (14.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Concord Schools (14.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newark School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West BurkeNewark School
    Grades: PK-8 | 57 students
    2.2 miles
    1448 Newark St
    West BurkeVT 05871
    (802)467-3401
    2.2PK-857
  • SuttonSutton Village School
    Grades: PK-8 | 107 students
    3.4 miles
    95 Underpass Rd
    SuttonVT 05867
    (802)467-3492
    3.4PK-8107
  • LyndonvilleLyndon Town School
    Grades: PK-8 | 518 students
    5.6 miles
    2591 Lily Pond Rd
    LyndonvilleVT 05851
    (802)626-3209
    5.6PK-8518
  • SheffieldMillers Run Usd #37 Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 125 students
    7.9 miles
    3249 Vt Route 122
    SheffieldVT 05866
    (802)626-9755
    7.9PK-8125
  • GloverGlover Village School
    Grades: PK-8 | 135 students
    12.6 miles
    100 School St
    GloverVT 05839
    (802)525-6958
    12.6PK-8135

School Reviews

This school is great. I've been going here since preschool. And this year in in 8th grade. I love the art program and the PE. Besides PE we don't have any sport teams:( The teachers are great and we truly miss Ms. Parker. The student council is also a great for our school. I think they do so much for us. I think BTS needs more dances though cause they have the best dances ever and all if my friends think that too. Wee also think burke is in the middle of all the schools. Come here!!!!
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 08/08/14
This school is very cool. I moved this September, and I miss my friends, and this school. I've been here since 1st grade.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 01/04/10

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