The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has released the results of its 2013 Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) standardized tests administered last spring.
In most grades and categories Burlington was close to or slightly above the state average on the test scores.
Here's an overview of Burlington students versus the state average.
Burlington Students scored 19 percent Advanced, 56 percent Proficient, 20 percent Needs Improvement and 5 percent Warning/Failing.
Statewide students scored 19 percent Advanced, 50 percent Proficient, 23 percent Needs Improvement and 8 percent Warning/Failing.
Burlington students scored 27 percent Advanced, 37 percent Proficient, 25 percent Needs Improvement and 11 percent Warning/Fail.
Statewide students scored 28 percent Advanced, 33 percent Proficient, 25 percent Needs Improvement and 14 percent Warning/Fail.
Science and Tech:
Burlington students scored 16 percent Advanced, 46 percent Proficient, 30 percent Needs Improvement and 8 percent Warning/Fail.
Statewide students scored 16 percent Advanced, 37 percent Proficient, 35 percent Needs Improvement and 12 percent Warning/Fail.