Black River Usd #39

  • Black River Usd #39 serves 133 students in grades 7-12.
  • 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 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Black River Usd #39 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Vermont for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Vermont state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • Black River Usd #39's student population of 133 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students133 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Black River Usd #39 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 290 schools in Vermont (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Black River Usd #39 is 0.00, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (VT)
Overall Testing Rank#184 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)50-59%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
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2%
Black
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2%
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White
100%
90%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score0.000.19
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Graduation Rate60-79%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Black River Usd #39 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vermont by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlack River USD #39 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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