Burlington Area Schools

Burlington educates more than 4,000 students in ten high-achieving facilities. Burlington schools are nationally recognized for excellence in education, and a full spectrum of schools are available for students at each level. Burlington is home to quality public schools as well as parochial schools and the area's technical college. Catholic Central High School is renowned for its 100% graduation rate, and the school is also recognized for highly-successful sports programs that produce many state championship teams. And in Burlington, students are offered unique learning opportunities you won't find anywhere else. For example, Burlington High School's program with Memorial Hospital offers students the chance to experience hands on medical training. Burlington's Community Learning Campus brings together Gateway Technical School, Aurora Wellness Center, YMCA Camp MacLean, and Burlington High School to offer an additional educational venue in the community.

School Type
Grade Levels Website
Burlington Catholic School, Inc.

St. Charles Campus (K4-3)
449 Conkey Street
Phone: 262.763.2848

St. Mary Campus (4-8)
225 West State Street
Phone: 262.763.1515
Private K4-8
Catholic Central High School
148 McHenry Street
Private 9-12
Burlington School District Office
209 Wainwright Avenue
Burlington High School
400 McCanna Parkway
Public 9-12
Cooper Elementary
K-6 Montessori
248 Kendall Street
Public K-5
Dyer Elementary
201 S. Kendrick Avenue
Public K-5
Karcher Middle School
300 Wainwright Avenue
Public 6-8
Lyons Elementary
1622 Mill Street
Public K-5
St. John's Lutheran School
198 Westridge Avenue
Private 3K-8
Waller Elementary
195 Gardner Avenue
Public K-5
Winkler Elementary
34150 Fulton Street
Public K-5

Higher Education

Higher education is available at a host of campuses within a short drive of Burlington. Approximately 18 colleges and technical institutes are within a two hour drive of the community, including Alverno College, Cardinal Stritch College, Carroll College, Carthage College, Columbia College of Nursing, Concordia University, Marquette University, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee School of Engineering, Mount Mary College, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, University of Wisconsin-Parkside, University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, Wisconsin Lutheran College and Gateway Technical Colleges in Burlington, Kenosha, Racine and Elkhorn.