Top 10 Best Washington County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 27 public schools serving 8,264 students in Washington County, VT. Washington County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Vermont.
The top ranked public schools in Washington County, VT are Main Street School, Woodbury Elementary School and Montpelier High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Washington County, VT public schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Vermont public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 52% statewide average). Schools in Washington County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Vermont public schools.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Vermont public school average of 10% (majority Black and Asian).

Best Washington County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Main Street School
Math: 53% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
170 Main Street
Montpelier, VT 05602
(802) 223-3404
Grades: 5-8
| 318 students
Rank: #22.
Woodbury Elementary School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
63 Valley Lake Road
Woodbury, VT 05681
(802) 472-5715
Grades: PK-6
| 57 students
Rank: #33.
Montpelier High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5 High School Drive
Montpelier, VT 05602
(802) 225-8000
Grades: 9-12
| 332 students
Rank: #44.
Barre Town Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
70 Websterville Road
Barre, VT 05641
(802) 476-6617
Grades: PK-8
| 853 students
Rank: #55.
Union Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1 Park Avenue
Montpelier, VT 05602
(802) 223-6343
Grades: PK-4
| 531 students
Rank: #66.
Calais Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
321 Lightening Ridge Road
Plainfield, VT 05667
(802) 454-7777
Grades: PK-6
| 125 students
Rank: #77.
East Montpelier Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
665 Vincent Flats Road
East Montpelier, VT 05651
(802) 223-7936
Grades: PK-6
| 228 students
Rank: #88.
Rumney School (middlesex)
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(3)
433 Shady Rill Road
Montpelier, VT 05602
(802) 223-5429
Grades: PK-6
| 176 students
Rank: #99.
Northfield Middle/High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
37 Cross Street Unit 2+3
Northfield, VT 05663
(802) 485-4500
Grades: 6-12
| 288 students
Rank: #1010.
U-32 High School (uhsd #32)
Math: 35% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
930 Gallison Hill Road
Montpelier, VT 05602
(802) 229-0321
Grades: 7-12
| 736 students
Rank: #1111.
Twinfield Usd #33
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
106 Nasmith Brook Road
Plainfield, VT 05667
(802) 426-3213
Grades: PK-12
| 347 students
Rank: #1212.
Doty Memorial School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
24 Calais Road
Worcester, VT 05682
(802) 223-5656
Grades: PK-6
| 81 students
Rank: #1313.
Barre City Elementary Middle School
Math: 43% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Parkside Terrace
Barre, VT 05641
(802) 476-6541
Grades: PK-8
| 880 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Berlin Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
372 Paine Turnpike
Montpelier, VT 05602
(802) 223-2796
Grades: PK-6
| 215 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Cabot School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
25 Common Road
Cabot, VT 05647
(802) 563-2289
Grades: PK-12
| 182 students
Rank: #1616.
Spaulding Uhsd #41
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
155 Ayers Street
Barre, VT 05641
(802) 476-4811
Grades: 9-12
| 658 students
Rank: #1717.
Northfield Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
10 Cross Street
Northfield, VT 05663
(802) 485-6161
Grades: PK-5
| 297 students
Rank: #1818.
Roxbury Village School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
1559 Roxbury Road
Roxbury, VT 05669
(802) 485-7768
Grades: PK-6
| 53 students
Central Vermont Career Center
Vocational School
50 Crimson Tide Way
Barre, VT 05641
(802) 476-6237
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
5672 Vt Route 100
Waterbury, VT 05676
(802) 244-6100
Grades: 5-8
| 271 students
782 German Flats Road
Waitsfield, VT 05673
(802) 496-3636
Grades: PK-6
| 104 students
458 Vt Route 100
Moretown, VT 05660
(802) 244-5186
Grades: 9-12
| 480 students
458 Route 100
Moretown, VT 05660
(802) 244-5186
Grades: 7-8
| 142 students
940 Route 100b
Moretown, VT 05660
(802) 496-3742
Grades: PK-6
| 143 students
47 Stowe Street
Waterbury, VT 05676
(802) 244-7195
Grades: PK-4
| 464 students
3951 Main Street
Waitsfield, VT 05673
(802) 496-3643
Grades: PK-6
| 135 students
293 School Road
Warren, VT 05674
(802) 496-2487
Grades: PK-6
| 168 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Washington County, VT

Washington County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
5672 Vt Route 100
Waterbury, VT 05676
(802) 244-6100
Grades: 5-8
| 277 students
458 Vt Route 100
Moretown, VT 05660
(802) 244-5186
Grades: 9-12
| 493 students
458 Route 100
Moretown, VT 05660
(802) 244-5186
Grades: 7-8
| 151 students
58 Barre St
Montpelier, VT 05602
(802) 223-6341
Grades: PK
| 29 students
47 Stowe Street
Waterbury, VT 05676
(802) 244-7195
Grades: PK-4
| 443 students
2446 Airport Road-berlin
Barre, VT 05641
(802) 229-0553
Grades: PK
| 80 students

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