Route 5 South
Bellows Falls, VT 05101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary School serves 314 students in grades 9-12.
Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary 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 25-29% (which is lower than the Vermont state average of 33%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Vermont state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the Vermont state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Vermont state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 314 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Top 50% in VT)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary School's student population of 314 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
314 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary 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 Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VT)
Overall Testing Rank
#150 out of 290 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
25-29%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
35-39%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
3%
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Black
2%
3%
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White
92%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Graduation Rate
(19-20)
80-84%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% VT state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% VT state average).

What is the graduation rate of Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary School?

The graduation rate of Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary School is 80-84%, which is lower than the Vermont state average of 82%.

How many students attend Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary School?

314 students attend Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

92% of Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary School?

Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the Vermont state average of 11:1.

What grades does Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary School offer ?

Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary School part of?

Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 Elementary School is part of Bellows Falls Union High School District #27.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 314 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VT Dept. of Education

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