Union Elementary School

  • Union Elementary School serves 531 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Union Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Vermont for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Vermont state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Vermont state average of 10% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Union Elementary School's student population of 531 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students531 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Union Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Union Elementary School is 0.31, which is more 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#94 out of 290 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)45-49%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Union Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)55-59%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Union Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Vermont by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Union Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Vermont by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
83%
90%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Union Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VT.
Diversity Score0.310.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Union Elementary 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 NameMontpelier School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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