Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45

  • Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 serves 447 students in grades PK-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the VT average of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 9%.
  • Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 operates within the Duxbury/waterbury Union #45 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 447 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 447 students
Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender % Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 Total Teachers (1999-2015)
Students by Grade Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.17. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 12:1
Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2015)
Asian
1%
2%
Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 Asian Students (2001-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
2%
Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 Black Students (2001-2013)
Black
1%
2%
Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 Black Students (1999-2015)
White
98%
91%
Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 White Students (1999-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VT 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.
0.04 0.17
Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 Diversity Score (1999-2015)
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.
17%
32%
Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
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.
6%
7%
Thatcher Brook Primary School Usd #45 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Duxbury/waterbury Union #45 School District's student population of 710 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,057 in this district is less than the state average of $20,892. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,769 is less than the state average of $20,581. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Duxbury/waterbury Union #45 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
1
Number of Students Managed 710 186
Duxbury/waterbury Union #45 School District Students Managed (1998-2014)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $4 MM
Duxbury/waterbury Union #45 School District District Total Revenue (1998-2014)
District Spending $11 MM $4 MM
Duxbury/waterbury Union #45 School District District Spending (1998-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,057 $20,892
Duxbury/waterbury Union #45 School District District Revenue / Student (1998-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,769 $20,581
Duxbury/waterbury Union #45 School District District Spending / Student (1998-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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