Cavendish Town Elementary School

Cavendish Town Elementary School serves 116 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the VT average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Cavendish Town Elementary School operates within the Cavendish School District.

Overview

The student population of 116 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 116 students
Cavendish Town Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Cavendish Town Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Cavendish Town Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 10:1
Cavendish Town Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Cavendish Town Elementary School Asian (1991-2006)
Hispanic
2%
1%
Cavendish Town Elementary School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
n/a
2%
Cavendish Town Elementary School Black (2003-2011)
White
94%
92%
Cavendish Town Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Cavendish Town Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Cavendish Town Elementary 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.
0.12 0.19
Cavendish Town Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
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.
25%
32%
Cavendish Town Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
12%
6%
Cavendish Town Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 116 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
School District Name Cavendish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 116 152
Cavendish   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $2 MM n/a
Cavendish   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2 MM n/a
Cavendish   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,598 $0
Cavendish   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,504 $0
Cavendish   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Black River Usd #39 High School (2.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Riverside School (9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ludlow Elementary School (2.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ludlow Ludlow Elementary School
    45 Main St
    Ludlow , VT , 05149
    (802)228-5151
    2.8  mi  |  126  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Ludlow Black River Usd #39 High School
    43 Main St
    Ludlow , VT , 05149
    (802)228-4721
    2.8  mi  |  185  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Reading Reading Elementary School
    632 Vt Route 106
    Reading , VT , 05062
    (802)484-7230
    6.9  mi  |  33  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Chester Chester-andover Usd #29 Elementary School
    72 Main St
    Chester , VT , 05143
    (802)875-2108
    8.5  mi  |  297  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Springfield Riverside School
    13 Fairgrounds Rd
    Springfield , VT , 05156
    (802)885-8490
    9  mi  |  301  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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