Vermont
Public School Ratings






Vermont Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Overview

Public Schools Overview Vermont School Districts by City
Number Of Students 86,062
Number Of Vermont Schools 309
Number Of Vermont School Districts 183
Spending Per Student $12,803

State Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Reading/English Language Arts Tests

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Math Test

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School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This State Nation
White (non-hispanic) 92.1% 49.7%
Black 2.5% 15.9%
Hispanic 2.5% 27.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 5.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 1.5%
Special Needs Groups This State Nation
Economically Disadvantaged 35.1% 47.6%
English Language Learners 0.0% 9.7%
Students With Disabilities 17.1% 14.3%

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
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    AVG FOR STATE AVG FOR NATION

Vermont Education Environment

Population State Nation
Population 623,989 328,239,523
Population Density (per sq. mile) 67 92
Population distribution by age STATE NATION
4 Years Old And Below 4.7% 6.1%
5-19 Years Old 17.6% 19.3%
20-44 Years Old 30.3% 33.3%
45-64 Years Old 29.2% 26.0%
65 Or Older 18.2% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS STATE NATION
Number Of Households 258,631 118,338,931
Single Parent Households With Children 8.4% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.6% 87.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 37.3% 31.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION STATE NATION
$150,000 or more 10.1% 13.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.3% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.0% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.8% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.6% 17.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.0% 13.9%
$15,000 or less 10.1% 10.9%

Education Expenditures

For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,982 $514,824,224 46.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $712 $61,242,592 5.6%
Staff $361 $31,046,419 2.8%
General Administration $112 $9,657,065 0.9%
School Administration $700 $60,223,275 5.5%
Operation $892 $76,733,396 7.0%
Transportation $149 $12,785,267 1.2%
Other $146 $12,550,816 1.1%
Total Support $3,070 $264,234,499 24.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,750 $322,759,865 29.3%
Total Expenditures $12,803 $1,101,816,468 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%