Vernon Center Middle School

Vernon Center Middle School serves 741 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Vernon Center Middle School operates within the Vernon School District.

Overview

The student population of 741 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 741 students
Vernon Center Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Vernon Center Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Vernon Center Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.77. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 13:1
Vernon Center Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
4%
Vernon Center Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
11%
20%
Vernon Center Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
14%
13%
Vernon Center Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
70%
61%
Vernon Center Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Vernon Center Middle School Sch Ethnicity Vernon Center Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.48 0.77
Vernon Center Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
33%
30%
Vernon Center Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
7%
5%
Vernon Center Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,569 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Vernon School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed 3,569 1,845
Vernon   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $62 MM $29 MM
District Spending $80 MM $28 MM
Vernon   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,416 $15,687
Vernon   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,198 $15,388
Vernon   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Rockville High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Ellington Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Center Road School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Vernon Center Road School
    20 Center Rd
    Vernon , CT , 06066
    (860)870-6300
    0.3  mi  |  499  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Rockville Rockville High School
    70 Loveland Hill
    Rockville , CT , 06066
    (860)870-6050
    1.5  mi  |  1052  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Rockville Maple Street School
    20 Maple St
    Rockville , CT , 06066
    (860)870-6175
    1.8  mi  |  310  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Vernon Skinner Road School
    90 Skinner Rd
    Vernon , CT , 06066
    (860)870-6180
    1.9  mi  |  375  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Vernon Next Step Program (aacbp) High School
    Special Education School
    30 Park St
    Vernon , CT , 06066
    (860)870-6000
    Special Education School
    2  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  12

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