Otter Valley Union High School

  • Otter Valley Union High School serves 531 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the Vermont state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Otter Valley Union High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Vermont for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the Vermont state level of 12:1.

School Overview

  • Otter Valley Union High School's student population of 531 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students531 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Otter Valley Union High 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Otter Valley Union High 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (VT)
Overall Testing Rank#270 out of 290 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
22%
43%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
39%
54%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
2%
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Black
n/a
2%
White
95%
90%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.080.19
This chart display the diversity score of Otter Valley Union High School and the public school average diversity score of Vermont by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Otter Valley Union High 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 NameOtter Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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