Bellows Falls Middle School

Grades: 5-8

253 students

Bellows Falls Middle School serves 253 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is higher than the VT average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 8%.
Bellows Falls Middle School operates within the Rockingham School District.

Overview

The student population of 253 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 253 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is more 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 10:1
Black
3%
2%
White
92%
92%
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
4%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.15 0.10
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.
47%
31%
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.
3%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 667 students has grown by 19% over five years.
School District Name Rockingham School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
1
Number of Students Managed 667 236
District Total Revenue $10 MM $3 MM
District Spending $9 MM $3 MM
District Revenue / Student $17,469 $17,340
District Spending / Student $15,559 $17,254
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 High School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walpole Elementary School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Saxton River Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Saxtons RiverSaxton River Elementary School
    15 School St
    Saxtons RiverVT 05154
    (802)869-2637
    0.1 mi | 114 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Bellows FallsRockingham Central Elementary School
    50 School St Extension
    Bellows FallsVT 05101
    (802)463-4346
    3 mi | 225 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • North WalpoleNorth Walpole School
    17 Cray Rd
    North WalpoleNH 03609
    (603)445-5450
    3.1 mi | 93 students | Gr. 2-4                      
  • Bellows FallsBellows Falls Uhsd #27 High School
    Route 5 South
    Bellows FallsVT 05101
    (802)463-3944
    3.5 mi | 347 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WestminsterWestminster Schools Elementary School
    301 School St
    WestminsterVT 05158
    (802)722-3241
    5.3 mi | 241 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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