Orchard School

  • Orchard School serves 359 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the VT average of 11:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is more than the state average of 9%.
  • Orchard School operates within the South Burlington School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 359 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students359 students
Orchard School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Orchard School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Orchard School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeOrchard School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:111:1
Orchard School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
6%
2%
Orchard School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
1%
2%
Orchard School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
5%
2%
Orchard School Black Students (1993-2015)
White
77%
91%
Orchard School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
11%
3%
Orchard School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsOrchard School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.390.17
Orchard School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
32%
Orchard School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
7%
Orchard School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • South Burlington School District's student population of 2,579 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,381 is higher than the state average of $15,406. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,594 is higher than the state average of $15,464. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameSouth Burlington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
1
Number of Students Managed2,579186
South Burlington School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$44 MM$4 MM
South Burlington School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$43 MM$4 MM
South Burlington School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$18,381$15,406
South Burlington School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$17,594$15,464
South Burlington School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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