Waterford Elementary School

  • Waterford Elementary School serves 142 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Waterford Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Vermont for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Vermont state level of 12:1.

School Overview

  • Waterford Elementary School's student population of 142 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waterford Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 290 schools in Vermont (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waterford Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VT)
Overall Testing Rank#117 out of 290 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)45-49%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Waterford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)50-54%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waterford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
2%
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Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Waterford Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Vermont by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
95%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Waterford Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Vermont by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.100.19
This chart display the diversity score of Waterford Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Vermont by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Waterford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Vermont by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waterford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vermont by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaterford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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