Halifax West School
Halifax West School places among the top 20% of public schools in Vermont for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 20%)
- Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 10%)
- Halifax West School's student population of 60 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||60 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||5 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Halifax West School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School||State Level (VT)|
|Overall School Rank||#85 out of 289 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||60-69%|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||70-79%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||12:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Halifax School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Whitingham Twin Valley Middle High School Grades: 6-12 | 229 students
4299 Vt Route 100
Whitingham, VT 05361
(802)368-2880 3.7 6-12 229
- Marlboro Marlboro Elementary School Grades: PK-8 | 90 students
2669 Route 9
Marlboro, VT 05344
(802)254-2668 6.3 PK-8 90
- Charlemont Heath Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 29 students
18 Jacobs Road
Charlemont, MA 01339
(413)337-5307 6.5 PK-6 29
- Brattleboro Guilford Central School Grades: PK-6 | 112 students
374 School Road
Brattleboro, VT 05301
(802)254-2271 7.5 PK-6 112
- Rowe Rowe Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 59 students
86 Pond Road
Rowe, MA 01367
(413)512-5100 8.3 PK-6 59
Your child’s education is not just his teacher’s responsibility. As a parent, you have the ability to supplement your child’s education at home and to help him succeed in school. Read on to learn some tips to help your child make the most of his education in 2020.
Childhood experiences shape who we become as adults, for good and bad. The new Surgeon General of California is pushing for childhood trauma screening in students in the hopes of resolving some of the issues that might later lead to the development of physical and mental health problems.
Millions of people struggle with mental health issues on a daily basis, but no one wants to think that these issues might affect children. As a parent, it is your responsibility to know what your child needs and to provide it. This includes identifying problem behaviors and seeking treatment when your child needs help.