72 Main Street
Chester, VT 05143
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Chester-andover Usd #29 serves 271 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Chester-andover Usd #29 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 35-39% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Vermont state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Vermont state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

Chester-andover Usd #29's student population of 271 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
271 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Chester-andover Usd #29 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 Chester-andover Usd #29 is 0.04, 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
#203 out of 290 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
35-39%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
45-49%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
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2%
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White
98%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
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: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 271 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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