White River School

White River School serves 223 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
White River School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Vermont for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Vermont state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Vermont state average of 10% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

White River School places among the top 20% of public schools in Vermont for:

School Overview

White River School's student population of 223 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students223 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

White River School is ranked within the top 1% of all 290 schools in Vermont (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of White River School is 0.15, 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
#2 out of 290 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
70-74%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
75-79%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
2%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
92%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHartford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to White River School is Hartford High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hartford Memorial Middle School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • White River Junction Hartford High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 483 students
    0.2 miles
    37 Highland Avenue
    White River Junction, VT 05001
    (802) 295-8610
    0.2 9-12 483
  • White River Junction Hartford Memorial Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 300 students
    0.2 miles
    245 Highland Avenue
    White River Junction, VT 05001
    (802) 295-8640
    0.2 6-8 300
  • White River Junction Hartford Area Career & Technology Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.3 miles
    1 Gifford Road
    White River Junction, VT 05001
    (802) 295-8630
    0.3 9-12 n/a
  • West Lebanon Mt. Lebanon School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 247 students
    0.7 miles
    5 White Ave.
    West Lebanon, NH 03784
    (603) 298-8202
    0.7 PK-4 247
  • White River Junction Dothan Brook School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 261 students
    2.4 miles
    2300 Christian Street
    White River Junction, VT 05001
    (802) 295-8647
    2.4 PK-5 261

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