Barre Town Elementary School

Barre Town Elementary School serves 856 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the VT average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 9%.
Barre Town Elementary School operates within the Barre Town School District.

School Overview

The student population of 856 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 856 students
Barre Town Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Barre Town Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Barre Town Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Barre Town Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.10. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 11:1
Barre Town Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
3%
2%
Barre Town Elementary School Black Students (1997-2014)
White
97%
91%
Barre Town Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Barre Town Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.06 0.10
Barre Town Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
23%
33%
Barre Town Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Barre Town Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 856 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,170 is less than the state average of $15,406. The district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,490 is less than the state average of $15,464. The district spending/student has declined by 18% over four years.
School District Name Barre Town School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 856 218
Barre Town   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $4 MM
Barre Town   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $10 MM $4 MM
Barre Town   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,170 $15,406
Barre Town   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,490 $15,464
Barre Town   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Spaulding Uhsd #41 High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Williamstown Middle/high School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barre City Elementary Middle School (1.5 miles away)
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  • BarreBarre City Elementary Middle School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 902 students50 Parkside Terrace
    BarreVT 05641
    (802)476-6541
    1.5PK-8902
  • BarreBarre Technical Center
    Vocational School
    1.5 miles50 Crimson Tide Way
    BarreVT 05641
    (802)476-6237
    1.5n/a
  • BarreSpaulding Uhsd #41 High School
    1.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 731 students155 Ayers St
    BarreVT 05641
    (802)476-4811
    1.59-12731
  • East BarreOrange Center School
    4.3 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 103 students357 U.s. Route 302
    East BarreVT 05649
    (802)476-3278
    4.3KG-8103
  • WilliamstownWilliamstown Middle/high School
    4.3 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 313 students120 Hebert Rd
    WilliamstownVT 05679
    (802)433-5350
    4.36-12313

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