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For the 2021 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 3,901 students in Burlington, VT. Burlington has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Vermont.
The top ranked public schools in Burlington, VT are C. P. Smith School, Champlain School and Edmunds Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Burlington, VT public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Vermont public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 52% statewide average). Schools in Burlington have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Vermont public schools.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the Vermont public school average of 10% (majority Black and Asian).

Top Burlington, VT Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    C. P. Smith School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    332 Ethan Allen Parkway
    Burlington, VT 05401
    (802) 864-8479

    Grades: PK-5 | 269 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Champlain School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    800 Pine Street
    Burlington, VT 05401
    (802) 864-8477

    Grades: PK-5 | 693 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Edmunds Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    299 Main Street
    Burlington, VT 05401
    (802) 864-8473

    Grades: K-5 | 309 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Edmunds Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    275 Main Street
    Burlington, VT 05401
    (802) 864-8486

    Grades: 6-8 | 405 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Sustainability Academy At Lawrence Barnes Magnet School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    123 North Street
    Burlington, VT 05401
    (802) 864-8480

    Grades: PK-5 | 188 students
  • Rank: #66.
    J. J. Flynn School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1645 North Avenue
    Burlington, VT 05401
    (802) 864-8478

    Grades: PK-5 | 356 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Lyman C. Hunt Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1364 North Avenue
    Burlington, VT 05401
    (802) 864-8469

    Grades: 6-8 | 402 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Integrated Arts Academy At H. O. Wheeler Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6 Archibald Street
    Burlington, VT 05401
    (802) 864-8475

    Grades: PK-5 | 300 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Burlington Senior High School Math: 28% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    52 Institute Road
    Burlington, VT 05408
    (802) 864-8411

    Grades: 9-12 | 979 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Burlington Technical Center Vocational School
    52 Institute Road
    Burlington, VT 05401
    (802) 864-8426

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
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