Albany Community School

  • Albany Community School serves 78 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Vermont state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Albany Community School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Vermont for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Vermont state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Vermont state average of 10%.

Top Placements

Albany Community School places among the top 20% of public schools in Vermont for:

School Overview

  • Albany Community School's student population of 78 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students78 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Albany Community School is ranked within the top 50% of all 290 schools in Vermont (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Albany Community School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.18. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VT)
Overall School Rank#128 out of 290 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Albany Community School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Albany Community School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Albany Community School and the percentage of Black public school students in Vermont by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
94%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Albany Community School and the percentage of White public school students in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Albany Community School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VT.
Diversity Score0.120.18
This chart display the diversity score of Albany Community School and the public school average diversity score of Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Albany Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
23%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Albany Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlbany School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Albany Community School is Craftsbury Schools (5.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Craftsbury Common Craftsbury Schools
    Grades: PK-12 | 196 students
    5.8 miles
    1422 North Craftsbury Road
    Craftsbury Common, VT 05827
    (802)586-2541
    5.8 PK-12 196
  • Lowell Lowell Village School
    Grades: PK-8 | 107 students
    5.8 miles
    52 Gelo Park Road
    Lowell, VT 05847
    (802)744-6641
    5.8 PK-8 107
  • Irasburg Irasburg Village School
    Grades: PK-8 | 134 students
    6.9 miles
    292 Route 58 East
    Irasburg, VT 05845
    (802)754-8810
    6.9 PK-8 134
  • Orleans Lake Region Uhsd #24
    Grades: 9-12 | 394 students
    8.4 miles
    317 Lake Region Road
    Orleans, VT 05860
    (802)754-6521
    8.4 9-12 394
  • Eden Eden Central School
    Grades: PK-6 | 144 students
    9.5 miles
    140 Knowles Flat Road
    Eden, VT 05652
    (802)635-6630
    9.5 PK-6 144

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