Top 10 Best Public Schools in Vermont (2021)

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The top ranked public schools in Vermont state are listed below (2021).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Vermont is 42%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 52%.
The top ranked public schools in Vermont are Marion W. Cross School, Richmond Elementary School and White River School.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Vermont (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Marion W. Cross SchoolMath: 79% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 79% (Top 5%) Reading: 84% (Top 1%)Math: 79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-622 Church Street
    NorwichVT 05055
    (802) 649-1703

  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Richmond Elementary SchoolMath: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-4125 School Street
    RichmondVT 05477
    (802) 434-2461

  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    White River SchoolMath: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-5102 Pine Street
    White River JunctionVT 05001
    (802) 295-8650

  • Rank: #44.
    Newton Elementary SchoolMath: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-8243 Vt Route 132
    South StraffordVT 05070
    (802) 765-4351

  • Rank: #55.
    Sunderland Elementary SchoolMath: 60-69% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-69% (Top 10%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)Math: 60-69% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-698 Bear Ridge Road
    ArlingtonVT 05250
    (802) 375-6100

  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Montgomery Center SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-8249 School Drive
    Montgomery CenterVT 05471
    (802) 326-4618

  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Orchard SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-52 Baldwin Avenue
    South BurlingtonVT 05403
    (802) 652-7300

  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Halifax West SchoolMath: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-69% (Top 10%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)Math: 60-69% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-8246 Branch Road
    West HalifaxVT 05358
    (802) 368-2888

  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Killington Elementary SchoolMath: 60-69% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-69% (Top 10%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)Math: 60-69% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-6686 School House Road
    KillingtonVT 05751
    (802) 422-3366

  • Rank: #10-1310.- 13.
    Barnard AcademyMath: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 60-79% (Top 20%)Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 60-79% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-65979 Route 12
    BarnardVT 05031
    (802) 234-9763

  • Rank: #10-1310.- 13.
    Peacham Elementary SchoolMath: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 60-79% (Top 20%)Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 60-79% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-6340 Bailey Hazen Road
    PeachamVT 05862
    (802) 592-3513

  • Rank: #10-1310.- 13.
    Smilie Memorial Elementary SchoolMath: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 60-79% (Top 20%)Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 60-79% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-42712 Theodore Roosevelt Highwa
    WaterburyVT 05676
    (802) 434-2757

  • Rank: #10-1310.- 13.
    Westshire Elementary SchoolMath: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 60-79% (Top 20%)Math: 60-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 60-79% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-4744 Vt Route 113
    West FairleeVT 05083
    (802) 333-4668

  • Rank: #1414.
    Mt Mansfield Union High SchoolMath: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 60-64% (Top 20%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 60-64% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12211 Browns Trace Road
    JerichoVT 05465
    (802) 899-4690

  • Rank: #1515.
    Dummerston SchoolsMath: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 60-64% (Top 20%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)Math: 60-64% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-852 Schoolhouse Road
    PutneyVT 05346
    (802) 254-2733

  • Rank: #16-2016.- 20.
    Dothan Brook SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-52300 Christian Street
    White River JunctionVT 05001
    (802) 295-8647

  • Rank: #16-2016.- 20.
    Franklin Central SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-615 School Street
    FranklinVT 05457
    (802) 285-2100

  • Rank: #16-2016.- 20.
    Irasburg Village SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-8292 Route 58 East
    IrasburgVT 05845
    (802) 754-8810

  • Rank: #16-2016.- 20.
    Stowe Elementary SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-5254 Park Street
    StoweVT 05672
    (802) 253-4154

  • Rank: #16-2016.- 20.
    Stowe Middle/High SchoolMath: 57% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 57% (Top 20%) Reading: 78% (Top 5%)Math: 57% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-12413 Barrows Road
    StoweVT 05672
    (802) 253-7229

  • Rank: #2121.
    Colchester High SchoolMath: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 55-59% (Top 20%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 55-59% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12131 Laker Lane
    ColchesterVT 05446
    (802) 264-5700

  • Rank: #2222.
    Canal Street/oak Grove SchoolsMath: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 55-59% (Top 20%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)Math: 55-59% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-615 Moreland Avenue
    BrattleboroVT 05301
    (802) 254-3740

  • Rank: #23-2423.- 24.
    Middletown Springs Elementary SchoolMath: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 50-59% (Top 30%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)Math: 50-59% (Top 30%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-615 Schoolhouse Road
    Middletown SpringsVT 05757
    (802) 235-2365

  • Rank: #23-2423.- 24.
    Prosper Valley SchoolMath: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 50-59% (Top 30%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)Math: 50-59% (Top 30%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-61071 Pomfret Road
    South PomfretVT 05067
    (802) 457-2067

  • Rank: #2525.
    Camels Hump Middle SchoolMath: 58% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 58% (Top 20%) Reading: 70% (Top 10%)Math: 58% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 70% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 5-8173 School Street
    RichmondVT 05477
    (802) 434-2188

  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Barstow Memorial SchoolMath: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 60-64% (Top 20%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)Math: 60-64% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-8223 Chittenden Road
    ChittendenVT 05737
    (802) 773-6926

  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Cambridge Elementary SchoolMath: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 60-64% (Top 20%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)Math: 60-64% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-6186 School Street
    JeffersonvilleVT 05464
    (802) 644-8821

  • Rank: #2828.
    Frederick H. Tuttle Middle SchoolMath: 56% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 56% (Top 30%) Reading: 72% (Top 10%)Math: 56% (Top 30%)
    Reading: 72% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-8550 Dorset Street
    South BurlingtonVT 05403
    (802) 652-7100

  • Rank: #2929.
    South Burlington High SchoolMath: 52% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 52% (Top 30%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 52% (Top 30%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12550 Dorset Street
    South BurlingtonVT 05403
    (802) 652-7000

  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Cavendish Town Elementary SchoolMath: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 60-69% (Top 10%) Reading: 60-69% (Top 30%)Math: 60-69% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 60-69% (Top 30%)
    Grades: PK-6573 Main Street
    ProctorsvilleVT 05153
    (802) 226-7758

  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Underhill Central SchoolMath: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 60-69% (Top 10%) Reading: 60-69% (Top 30%)Math: 60-69% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 60-69% (Top 30%)
    Grades: PK-46 Irish Settlement Road
    Underhill CenterVT 05490
    (802) 899-4676

  • Rank: #3232.
    Orleans Elementary SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 60-64% (Top 30%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 60-64% (Top 30%)
    Grades: PK-853 School Street
    OrleansVT 05860
    (802) 754-6650

  • Rank: #3333.
    Chamberlin SchoolMath: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 55-59% (Top 20%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)Math: 55-59% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-5262 White Street
    South BurlingtonVT 05403
    (802) 652-7400

  • Rank: #3434.
    Rick Marcotte Central SchoolMath: 66% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 66% (Top 10%) Reading: 62% (Top 30%)Math: 66% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 62% (Top 30%)
    Grades: K-510 Market Street
    South BurlingtonVT 05403
    (802) 652-7200

  • Rank: #3535.
    Malletts Bay SchoolMath: 64% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 64% (Top 20%) Reading: 63% (Top 30%)Math: 64% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 63% (Top 30%)
    Grades: 3-5Blakely Road
    ColchesterVT 05446
    (802) 264-5900

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