Vergennes Union High School

50 Monkton Road
Vergennes, VT 05491
8/
10
Top 30%
Serving 411 students in grades 7-12, Vergennes Union High School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Vermont for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 48%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Vermont state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Vermont state average of 12% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 411 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : 85-89% (Top 20% in VT)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VT Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Vergennes Union High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Vermont for:

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School Overview

Vergennes Union High School's student population of 411 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
411 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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School Rankings

Vergennes Union High School ranks within the top 30% of all 281 schools in Vermont (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Vergennes Union High School is 0.14, 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)
#83 out of 281 schools
(Top 30%)
35-39%
33%
55-59%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
3%
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Black
2%
3%
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White
93%
88%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.14
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85-89%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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 High School's ranking?
Vergennes Union High School is ranked #83 out of 281 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Vermont.
What schools are Vergennes Union High School often compared to?
Vergennes Union High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Middlebury Union Middle School, Middlebury Union High School, Mt. Abraham Union High School #61 by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% VT state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% VT state average).
What is the graduation rate of Vergennes Union High School?
The graduation rate of Vergennes Union High School is 85-89%, which is higher than the Vermont state average of 83%.
How many students attend Vergennes Union High School?
411 students attend Vergennes Union High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Vergennes Union High School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Vergennes Union High School?
Vergennes Union High School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Vermont state average of 11:1.
What grades does Vergennes Union High School offer ?
Vergennes Union High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Vergennes Union High School part of?
Vergennes Union High School is part of Addison Northwest Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 411 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), VT Dept. of Education

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