170 Main Street
Montpelier, VT 05602
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Main Street School serves 318 students in grades 5-8.
Main Street School placed in the top 20% 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 53% (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 68% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the Vermont state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Vermont state average of 10% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Main Street School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Vermont for:

School Overview

Main Street School's student population of 318 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
318 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Main Street School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Main Street School is 0.22, which is more 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
This School
State Level (VT)
Overall Testing Rank
#53 out of 290 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
53%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
68%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
2%
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Black
3%
2%
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White
88%
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
0.22
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 318 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in VT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22 (Top 20%)

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