276 Duck Pond Road
Saint Johnsbury, VT 05819
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Waterford Elementary School serves 142 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Waterford Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Vermont for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
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.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the Vermont state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Vermont state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

Waterford Elementary School's student population of 142 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
142 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

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 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Waterford Elementary School is 0.11, 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 Data
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State 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%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
50-54%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
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2%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
94%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.11
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 142 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in VT
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.11 (Btm 50%)

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