Jay/westfield Joint Elementary School

  • Jay/westfield Joint Elementary School serves 80 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is lower than the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Jay/westfield Joint Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Vermont for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Vermont state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • Jay/westfield Joint Elementary School's student population of 80 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students80 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jay/westfield Joint Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jay/westfield Joint Elementary School is 0.15, 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#112 out of 290 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)60-69%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)40-49%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
n/a
2%
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White
97%
90%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.150.19
This chart display the diversity score of Jay/westfield Joint Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Vermont by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jay/westfield Joint Elementary School 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 NameJay/Westfield Joint Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Jay/westfield Joint Elementary School is North Country Career Center (11.2 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Troy School (3.3 miles away)
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School seems to have issues with cost and time consumed by high needs students seeking alternative placement for them. Unfortunate that high needs students have no place here and all energy seems focused on removing them rather then including and teaching them
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