Burlington Senior High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
52 Institute Road
Burlington, VT 05408
Phone
(802) 864-8411
District
BURLINGTON SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
CHITTENDEN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1005
Classroom Teachers
83

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Vermont

3

(10 is best)

Better than 25.0% of VT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Burlington Senior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 37 47
Proficiency in Reading 47 58
Proficiency in Math 27 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.17
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.00
AVG FOR STATE 10.60
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 267 26.6%
Grade 10 265 26.4%
Grade 11 239 23.8%
Grade 12 234 23.3%
Total 1005 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 65.2% 69.3% 93.5%
Black 16.6% 15.0% 2.1%
Hispanic 3.1% 2.7% 2.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 14.6% 12.8% 2.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.3% 39.8% 37.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.5% 37.3% 30.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.8% 2.4% 6.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 42,453 626,299
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,762.3 68
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.3% 4.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.2% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 47.5% 30.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 17.4% 29.7%
65 OR OLDER 10.7% 17.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 16,067 259,630
Single Parent Households With Children 7.1% 8.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.6% 92.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 51.3% 36.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.2% 9.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.1% 14.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.0% 13.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.0% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.5% 18.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.8% 14.7%
$15,000 or less 16.3% 10.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,603 $45,913,071 54.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,626 $6,434,082 7.7%
Staff $1,052 $4,162,764 5.0%
General Administration $198 $783,486 0.9%
School Administration $981 $3,881,817 4.6%
Operation $1,676 $6,631,932 7.9%
Transportation $214 $846,798 1.0%
Other $567 $2,243,619 2.7%
Total Support $6,314 $24,984,498 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,296 $13,042,272 15.5%
Total Expenditures $21,213 $83,939,841 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,060 $775,227,573 47.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,067 $91,275,114 5.6%
Staff $580 $49,633,866 3.0%
General Administration $173 $14,818,856 0.9%
School Administration $1,067 $91,273,891 5.6%
Operation $1,383 $118,337,463 7.2%
Transportation $335 $28,689,218 1.7%
Other $203 $17,353,798 1.1%
Total Support $4,808 $411,385,428 25.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,297 $453,215,295 27.6%
Total Expenditures $19,165 $1,639,829,254 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%