Vergennes Union Elementary School

43 East Street
Vergennes, VT 05491
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 345 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Vergennes Union Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Vermont for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 48%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Vermont state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Vermont state average of 12% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 345 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • : Top 50% in VT
  • : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VT Dept. of Education

School Overview

Vergennes Union Elementary School's student population of 345 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Vergennes Union Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 281 schools in Vermont (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Vergennes Union Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VT)
#91 out of 281 schools
(Top 50%)
40-44%
33%
50-54%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
11:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
3%
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Black
2%
3%
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White
91%
88%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VT Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vergennes Union Elementary School's ranking?
Vergennes Union Elementary School is ranked #91 out of 281 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Vermont.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% VT state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% VT state average).
How many students attend Vergennes Union Elementary School?
345 students attend Vergennes Union Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
91% of Vergennes Union Elementary School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Vergennes Union Elementary School?
Vergennes Union Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Vermont state average of 11:1.
What grades does Vergennes Union Elementary School offer ?
Vergennes Union Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Vergennes Union Elementary School part of?
Vergennes Union Elementary School is part of Addison Northwest Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 345 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VT Dept. of Education

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