Fayston Elementary School

Fayston Elementary School serves 108 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is equal to the VT average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 8%.
Fayston Elementary School operates within the Fayston School District.

Overview

The student population of 108 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 108 students
Fayston Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 43% Male / 57%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Fayston Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Fayston Elementary 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 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 10:1
Fayston Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Fayston Elementary School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
1%
Fayston Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2011)
Black
n/a
2%
Fayston Elementary School Black (1988-2008)
White
98%
92%
Fayston Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Fayston Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Fayston 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.
0.04 0.15
Fayston Elementary 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.
5%
32%
Fayston 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.
1%
6%
Fayston Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 108 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Fayston School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed 108 187
District Total Revenue $2 MM $3 MM
Fayston   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $2 MM $3 MM
Fayston   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,315 $17,340
District Spending / Student $16,009 $17,254
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 Harwood Uhsd #19 High School (7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Harwood Union Middle Uhsd #19 (7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waitsfield Elementary School (3.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Waitsfield Waitsfield Elementary School
    3951 Main St
    Waitsfield , VT , 05673
    (802)496-3643
    3.4  mi  |  144  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Warren Warren Elementary School
    293 School Rd
    Warren , VT , 05674
    (802)496-2487
    4.6  mi  |  174  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Moretown Harwood Uhsd #19 High School
    458 Vt Route 100
    Moretown , VT , 05660
    (802)244-5186
    7  mi  |  570  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Moretown Harwood Union Middle Uhsd #19
    458 Route 100
    Moretown , VT , 05660
    (802)244-5186
    7  mi  |  153  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Lincoln Lincoln Community School
    795 East River Rd
    Lincoln , VT , 05443
    (802)453-2119
    7.6  mi  |  115  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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