Burke Town School

Burke Town School serves 201 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is equal to the VT average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Burke Town School operates within the Burke School District.

Overview

The student population of 201 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 201 students
Burke Town School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Burke Town School Total Classroom Teachers (1988-2013)
Students by Grade Burke Town School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 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 10:1 10:1
Burke Town School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2013)
White
97%
92%
Burke Town School White (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Burke Town School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.06 0.10
Burke Town School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
41%
31%
Burke Town School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
11%
6%
Burke Town School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 201 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Burke School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 201 236
Burke   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $3 MM
District Spending $4 MM $3 MM
District Revenue / Student $22,709 $17,340
Burke   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $23,505 $17,254
Burke   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • West BurkeNewark School
    1448 Newark St
    West BurkeVT 05871
    (802)467-3401
    2.2 mi | 67 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • SuttonSutton Village School
    95 Underpass Rd
    SuttonVT 05867
    (802)467-3492
    3.4 mi | 108 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • East HavenEast Haven River School
    64a Community Building Rd
    East HavenVT 05837
    (802)467-3029
    3.5 mi | 11 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • LyndonvilleLyndon Town School
    2591 Lily Pond Rd
    LyndonvilleVT 05851
    (802)626-3209
    5.6 mi | 487 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • SheffieldMillers Run Usd #37 Elementary School
    3249 Vt Route 122
    SheffieldVT 05866
    (802)626-9755
    7.9 mi | 130 students | Gr. PK-8                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended August 08, 2014 - 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
  • Recommended January 04, 2010 - 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

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