The Burlington School

1615 Greenwood Terrace/ 408 West Davis Street
Burlington, NC 27215-0272
     Tel: (336)228-0296
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 268 students
The Burlington School is a small, independent school rooted in western Alamance County.
Serving less than 300 students from preschool through 12th grade, The Burlington School is a community where our scholars are inspired by distinguished faculty while being offered opportunities to discover academic strengths, build a solid foundation in character and become growth-minded individuals destined for leadership.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1954

Student Body

Total Students 268 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 33%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade The Burlington School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 20%
Average Class Size 17 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies by grade - please visit us online at: www.theburlingtonschool.org
Acceptance Rate 92%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Admissions Director

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryGolf,
SoccerSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chorus, Drama, Handbells, Music, Rock Ensemble, Student Council, Theater Arts, Visual Art Chorus, Drama, Handbells, Music, Rock Ensemble, Theater Arts, Visual Art, Student Council,

School Notes:

The founders of Burlington Day School and The Elon School shared a similar vision.  Though they were at different stages in their journeys, both were determined to provide an excellent independent education option for our community and were committed to similar core values in which students are challenged yet supported. In July 2013, BDS and TES merged to form a pre-kindergarten to 12th grade college preparatory school: The Burlington School. Rooted in core learning, character and community, our curriculum is progressive and focused on the creative, communications and critical thinking skills needed in the 21st century.  We develop our students’ intellectual curiosity, their love of learning and their desire to make a better world.  Our students deserve the finest education, and we intend to provide it to them.

Profile last updated: 02/06/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Burlington Christian Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blessed Sacrament School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Blessed Sacrament School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Burlington Blessed Sacrament School
      (Roman Catholic)
    515 Hillcrest Ave
    BurlingtonNC 27215
    (336)570-0019
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.3 mi | 210 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BurlingtonBurlington Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    621 6th Street
    BurlingtonNC 27215
    (336)227-0288
      (Christian)
    0.9 mi | 697 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • GrahamAndrews Memorial Readiness School Ii
    Daycare / Preschool  (Baptist)
    303 W Elm Street
    GrahamNC 27253
    (336)226-5201
    Daycare / Preschool  (Baptist)
    2.6 mi | 117 students | Gr. PK-NS                      
  • GrahamGrace Haven Academy
    All-boys  | Alternative School  (Christian)
    Po Box 1412
    GrahamNC 27253
    (336)266-3869
    All-boys  | Alternative School  (Christian)
    2.9 mi | 8 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • ElonThe Elon School
    201 S Okelly Ave
    ElonNC 27244
    (336)584-0091
    3.5 mi | 84 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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7 months ago
Good day Am austin jay Ngalia am a 6 7foot basketball player I play center as my position am 14 year old am in grade 9 am looking for way to play in high school in USA to show what I have in me and to grow as a good basketball player and make my dream I love your school they are a good in sports and I will be happy to part of your school programme and gain good education thanks you sir
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