Westminster Schools

  • Westminster Schools serves 223 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • 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 55-59% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Westminster Schools 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Vermont state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Vermont state average of 10%.

School Overview

  • Westminster Schools's student population of 223 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students223 students
This chart display total students of Westminster Schools by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Westminster Schools
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Westminster Schools by grade.

School Comparison

  • Westminster Schools is ranked within the top 50% of all 290 schools in Vermont (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Westminster Schools is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.18. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VT)
Overall School Rank#94 out of 290 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Westminster Schools 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)55-59%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Westminster Schools 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 Ratio14:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Westminster Schools and the public school average student teacher ratio of Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Westminster Schools and the percentage of Asian public school students in Vermont by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Westminster Schools and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Westminster Schools and the percentage of Black public school students in Vermont by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
96%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Westminster Schools and the percentage of White public school students in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Westminster Schools and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Westminster Schools.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VT.
Diversity Score0.080.18
This chart display the diversity score of Westminster Schools and the public school average diversity score of Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Westminster Schools and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Westminster Schools and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vermont by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestminster School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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