Montpelier High School

  • Montpelier High School serves 285 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-59% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 57%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Montpelier High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Vermont for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Vermont state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Vermont state average of 9%.

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School Overview

  • Montpelier High School's student population of 285 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Montpelier High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 289 schools in Vermont (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Montpelier High School is 0.22, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.11. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VT)
Overall School Rank
11%
28%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
2%
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Black
3%
2%
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White
88%
91%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Montpelier High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VT.
Diversity Score0.220.11
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Graduation Rate85-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontpelier School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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