Richford Elementary School

1 Elementary School Road
Richford, VT 05476
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Richford Elementary School serves 197 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Richford Elementary 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Vermont state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Vermont state average of 10% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Richford Elementary School's student population of 197 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students197 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Richford Elementary 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 diversity score of Richford Elementary School is 0.13, 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
#245 out of 290 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
35-39%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
30-34%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
2%
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Black
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2%
White
93%
90%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Richford Elementary School is Richford Junior/senior High School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Richford Richford Junior/senior High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 225 students
    0.9 miles
    1 Corliss Heights
    Richford, VT 05476
    (802) 848-7416
    0.9 6-12 225
  • Richford Berkshire Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 217 students
    4.4 miles
    4850 Water Tower Road
    Richford, VT 05476
    (802) 933-2290
    4.4 PK-8 217
  • Montgomery Center Montgomery Center School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-8 | 154 students
    7.4 miles
    249 School Drive
    Montgomery Center, VT 05471
    (802) 326-4618
    7.4 PK-8 154
  • Enosburg Falls Enosburg Falls Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 283 students
    8.1 miles
    303 Dickenson Avenue
    Enosburg Falls, VT 05450
    (802) 933-2171
    8.1 PK-5 283
  • Enosburg Falls Cold Hollow Career Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    8.2 miles
    Cold Hollow Road
    Enosburg Falls, VT 05450
    (802) 933-4003
    8.2 9-12 n/a

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