494 Main Street
Orwell, VT 05760
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Orwell Village School serves 142 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Orwell Village School placed in the bottom 50% 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 50-54% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the Vermont state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Vermont state average of 10% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Orwell Village School's student population of 142 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Orwell Village School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Orwell Village School is 0.08, 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 Data
This School
State Level (VT)
Overall Testing Rank
#167 out of 290 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
50-54%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
40-44%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Black
3%
2%
White
96%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
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: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 142 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08 (Btm 50%)

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