Burlington Elementary School

5946 Orient St
Burlington, KY 41005
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 665 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Burlington Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 30%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 665 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 30% in KY
  • : 44% (Top 20%)
  • : 49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Burlington Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Burlington Elementary School's student population of 665 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
665 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
55 teachers
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School Rankings

Burlington Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Burlington Elementary School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
#247 out of 1230 schools
(Top 30%)
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44%
30%
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49%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
7%
11%
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White
81%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Burlington Elementary School's ranking?
Burlington Elementary School is ranked #247 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Kentucky.
What schools are Burlington Elementary School often compared to?
Burlington Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like A M Yealey Elementary School, Charles H. Kelly Elementary School, Chester Goodridge Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
How many students attend Burlington Elementary School?
665 students attend Burlington Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Burlington Elementary School students are White, 7% of students are Black, 6% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Burlington Elementary School?
Burlington Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Burlington Elementary School offer ?
Burlington Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Burlington Elementary School part of?
Burlington Elementary School is part of Boone County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 665 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 44% (Top 20%)
  • : 49% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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