Vergennes Uhsd #5

  • Vergennes Uhsd #5 serves 457 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (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 51% (which is lower than the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Vergennes Uhsd #5 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Vermont state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Vermont state average of 10%.

Top Placements

Vergennes Uhsd #5 places among the top 20% of public schools in Vermont for:

School Overview

  • Vergennes Uhsd #5's student population of 457 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Vergennes Uhsd #5 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 290 schools in Vermont (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Vergennes Uhsd #5 is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.18. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VT)
Overall School Rank#209 out of 290 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
94%
90%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.120.18
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Graduation Rate≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVergennes UHSD #5 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vergennes Vergennes Uesd #44
    Grades: PK-6 | 280 students
    0.5 miles
    43 East Street
    Vergennes, VT 05491
    (802)877-3761
    0.5 PK-6 280
  • Ferrisburgh Ferrisburgh Central School
    Grades: PK-6 | 173 students
    2.4 miles
    56 Little Chicago Road
    Ferrisburgh, VT 05456
    (802)877-3463
    2.4 PK-6 173
  • New Haven Beeman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 112 students
    5.5 miles
    50 North Street
    New Haven, VT 05472
    (802)453-2331
    5.5 PK-6 112
  • Vergennes Addison Central School
    Grades: PK-6 | 77 students
    6.5 miles
    121 Vt Route 17 West
    Vergennes, VT 05491
    (802)759-2131
    6.5 PK-6 77
  • Monkton Monkton Central School
    Grades: PK-6 | 186 students
    7.2 miles
    1036 Monkton Road
    Monkton, VT 05469
    (802)453-2314
    7.2 PK-6 186

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