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Vermont Public Schools

Overview

Public Schools Overview Vermont School Districts by City
Number Of Students 88,231
Number Of Vermont Schools 317
Number Of Vermont School Districts 358
Spending Per Student $20,606

State Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Reading/English Language Arts Tests

Reading/English Language Arts Tests Reading Proficiency
3rd Grade 52.2106303851553
4th Grade 51.1803244236625
5th Grade 56.3283893181609
6th Grade 52.0459574471789
7th Grade 55.1428658237223
8th Grade 53.9356378357346
11th Grade 57.3854792492369

Math Test

Math Tests Math Proficiency
3rd Grade 51.8155608916112
4th Grade 45.1367943863313
5th Grade 41.4542357260307
6th Grade 36.6376513218991
7th Grade 43.2173742325873
8th Grade 39.8360913451677
11th Grade 36.0759379982689

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This State Nation
White (non-hispanic) 91.6% 50.9%
Black 1.9% 15.6%
Hispanic 1.6% 24.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.9% 4.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 1.0%
Special Needs Groups This State Nation
Economically Disadvantaged 38.0% 50.9%
English Language Learners 1.5% 8.6%
Students With Disabilities 15.7% 13.0%

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR STATE 10.57
AVG FOR NATION 16.11

Vermont Education Environment

Population State Nation
Population 626,042 321,418,820
Population Density (per sq. mile) 67 90
Population distribution by age STATE NATION
4 Years Old And Below 4.9% 6.4%
5-19 Years Old 18.5% 20.0%
20-44 Years Old 30.4% 33.6%
45-64 Years Old 30.5% 26.4%
65 Or Older 15.7% 13.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS STATE NATION
Number Of Households 257,038 115,879,889
Single Parent Households With Children 9.1% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.6% 86.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 35.2% 29.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION STATE NATION
$150,000 or more 7.8% 10.2%
$100,000 - $149,000 13.0% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.8% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.3% 17.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.2% 18.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.4% 15.7%
$15,000 or less 11.5% 12.5%

Education Expenditures

For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,045 $886,310,000 48.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,393 $122,897,000 6.8%
Staff $774 $68,247,000 3.8%
General Administration $399 $35,166,000 1.9%
School Administration $1,147 $101,203,000 5.6%
Operation $1,439 $126,961,000 7.0%
Transportation $563 $49,660,000 2.7%
Other $408 $35,961,000 2.0%
Total Support $6,121 $540,095,000 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,439 $391,684,000 21.5%
Total Expenditures $20,606 $1,818,089,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,701 $333,638,169,000 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $591 $29,412,404,174 4.6%
Staff $492 $24,492,916,000 3.8%
General Administration $209 $10,424,317,000 1.6%
School Administration $594 $29,556,027,000 4.6%
Operation $1,037 $51,633,785,000 8.1%
Transportation $496 $24,688,412,826 3.9%
Other $387 $19,255,863,000 3.0%
Total Support $3,805 $189,463,725,000 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,365 $117,743,383,000 18.4%
Total Expenditures $12,871 $640,845,277,000 100.0%