50 Parkside Terrace
Barre, VT 05641
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Barre City Elementary Middle School serves 880 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Barre City Elementary Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Vermont for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is 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 44% (which is lower than the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the Vermont state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Vermont state average of 10% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Barre City Elementary Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Vermont for:

School Overview

Barre City Elementary Middle School's student population of 880 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
880 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
73 teachers
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School Rankings

Barre City Elementary Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 290 schools in Vermont (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Barre City Elementary Middle School is 0.22, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (VT)
Overall Testing Rank
#201 out of 290 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
43%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
5%
2%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
88%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 880 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22 (Top 20%)

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