Union School

  • Union School serves 257 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (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 31% (which is lower than the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Union 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 student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Vermont state level of 12:1.

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School Overview

  • Union School's student population of 257 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students257 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Union 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union School is 0.15, 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#288 out of 290 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
14%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
31%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
95%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.150.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpringfield School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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