Orchard School

Tel: (802)652-7300
Grades: KG-5

368 students

Orchard School serves 368 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the VT average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 8%.
Orchard School operates within the South Burlington School District.

Overview

The student population of 368 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 368 students
Orchard School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Orchard School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Orchard 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 0.38 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 12:1 10:1
Orchard School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
2%
Orchard School Asian (1989-2013)
Hispanic
2%
1%
Orchard School Hispanic (1991-2013)
Black
5%
2%
Orchard School Black (1988-2013)
White
78%
92%
Orchard School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
11%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Orchard School Sch Ethnicity Orchard 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.
0.38 0.10
Orchard School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
18%
31%
Orchard School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2013)
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%
Orchard School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,108 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
School District Name South Burlington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
1
Number of Students Managed 2,108 156
South Burlington   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $42 MM n/a
District Spending $41 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $17,350 $0
South Burlington   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,981 $0
South Burlington   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 South Burlington High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Frederick H. Tuttle Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Champlain School (1.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BurlingtonChamplain School
    800 Pine St
    BurlingtonVT 05401
    (802)864-8477
    1.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • South BurlingtonSouth Burlington High School
    550 Dorset St
    South BurlingtonVT 05403
    (802)652-7000
    1.9 mi | 869 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • South BurlingtonFrederick H. Tuttle Middle School
    550 Dorset St
    South BurlingtonVT 05403
    (802)652-7100
    2 mi | 537 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • South BurlingtonRick Marcotte Central School
    10 Market St
    South BurlingtonVT 05403
    (802)652-7200
    2.4 mi | 334 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BurlingtonEdmunds Middle School
    275 Main St
    BurlingtonVT 05401
    (802)864-8486
    2.6 mi | 379 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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