Route 5 South
Bellows Falls, VT 05101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 serves 327 students in grades 9-12.
Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 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 30-39% (which is lower than the Vermont state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher 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 6% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Vermont state average of 10% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Bellows Falls Uhsd #27's student population of 327 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 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 is 0.12, which is less 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
#150 out of 290 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
30-39%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
60-69%
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
1%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
94%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 327 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in VT)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.12 (Top 50%)

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