123 North Street
Burlington, VT 05401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Sustainability Academy At Lawrence Barnes serves 183 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sustainability Academy At Lawrence Barnes 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 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Vermont state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (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 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Vermont state average of 11% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 183 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in VT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Sustainability Academy At Lawrence Barnes's student population of 183 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
183 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Sustainability Academy At Lawrence Barnes 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 Sustainability Academy At Lawrence Barnes is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (VT)
Overall Testing Rank
#179 out of 290 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
40-44%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
45-49%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
25%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
3%
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Black
15%
3%
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White
45%
89%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 183 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VT Dept. of Education

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