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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 5 public schools in Otter Valley Unified School District, serving 1,288 students. Otter Valley Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Vermont.
  • Public schools in Otter Valley Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Vermont public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 52% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Vermont.
  • The top ranked public schools in Otter Valley Unified School District are Leicester Central School, Neshobe School and Lothrop School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Vermont public school average of 10% (majority Black and Asian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the Vermont public school average of 12:1.

Overview

School District NameOtter Valley Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://ovuhs.rnesu.org/home
School District Phone Number(802) 247-6833
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VT)
# of Schools5 Schools310 Schools
# of Students1,288 Students84,156 Students
# of Teachers95 Teachers7,240 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1

District Comparison

  • Otter Valley Unified School District, which is ranked within the
    2/
    10
    , bottom 50% of all 174 school districts in Vermont (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
35%
43%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
41%
54%
Graduation Rate
(16-17)
85-89%
88%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.140.19
# of American Indian Studentsn/a127 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students4 Students1,741 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students18 Students1,732 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
2%
# of Black Students9 Students1,767 Students
% Black Students
1%
2%
# of White Students1,193 Students75,806 Students
% White Students
93%
90%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a58 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students66 Students2,989 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1278,809
# of Students in Kindergarten:925,738
# of Students in 1st Grade:695,780
# of Students in 2nd Grade:945,821
# of Students in 3rd Grade:705,799
# of Students in 4th Grade:976,165
# of Students in 5th Grade:956,188
# of Students in 6th Grade:1135,967
# of Students in 7th Grade:1086,007
# of Students in 8th Grade:885,875
# of Students in 9th Grade:955,706
# of Students in 10th Grade:855,664
# of Students in 11th Grade:855,470
# of Students in 12th Grade:705,167
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Otter Valley Unified School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Leicester Central School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    68 Schoolhouse Road
    Brandon, VT 05733
    (802) 247-8825

    Grades: PK-6 | 44 students
  • Neshobe School Math: 44% | Reading: 45%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    17 Neshobe Circle
    Brandon, VT 05733
    (802) 247-3721

    Grades: PK-6 | 424 students
  • Lothrop School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    3447 U.s. Route 7
    Pittsford, VT 05763
    (802) 483-2242

    Grades: PK-6 | 213 students
  • Otter Valley Union High School Math: 22% | Reading: 39%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    2997 Franklin Street
    Brandon, VT 05733
    (802) 247-6833

    Grades: 7-12 | 531 students
  • Whiting Sudbury Learning Academy
    87 South Main Street
    Whiting, VT 05778
    (802) 623-7991

    Grades: PK-6 | 76 students
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