Fisher School



Fisher School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Fisher School Students by Grade
PK 30
K 23
1 30
2 32
3 31
4 27
5 24
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Fisher School is a public elementary school located in Arlington, VT in the Arlington School District. It enrolls 197 students in grades 1st through 12th. Fisher School is the 103rd largest public school in Vermont and the 48,652nd largest nationally. It has 11.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 197
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 48,652nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Vermont: 103rd out of 224
Student/Teacher Rank in Vermont: 110th out of 224
Full Time Teacher Rank in Vermont: 101st out of 224

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Fisher School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 120
(61%)
240
(59%)
 Female 77
(39%)
170
(41%)

Fisher School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 192
(97%)
397
(97%)
 Two or More 3
(2%)
7
(2%)
 Black 1
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
1
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Fisher School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 103
(52%)
217
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 89
(45%)
170
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(3%)
23
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 223 ranked schools in Vermont, Fisher School is ranked 81st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Fisher School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 40.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Fisher School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 138
2006 131
2007 137
2008 137
2009 166
2010 169
2011 159
2012 195
2013 201
2014 219
2015 197

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9.5
2006 10.1
2007 9.8
2008 8
2009 9.3
2010 8.9
2011 7.7
2012 9.7
2013 10
2014 12.9
2015 11.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.31159420289855
2006 0.44274809160305
2007 0.35036496350365
2008 0.43065693430657
2009 0.52409638554217
2010 0.4792899408284
2011 0.59748427672956
2012 0.55384615384615
2013 0.55721393034826
2014 0.50684931506849
2015 0.47715736040609

Compare Fisher School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,147.6% 11.5:1
 
1,190.0% 11.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.0%
 
This School 47.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Fisher School
Arlington, VT
Public PK - 05 197 11.9:1  
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Public 06 - 12 213 11:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 06 94 11.5:1 2 miles
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Public PK - 08 402 12.2:1 10 miles
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Private PK - 06 117 6:1 11 miles
Molly Stark School
Bennington, VT
Public PK - 05 474 19.3:1 12 miles
Cambridge Elementary School
Cambridge, NY
Public PK - 06 440 12.9:1 12 miles
Dorset Elementary School
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Public PK - 08 216 12.7:1 12 miles
Mt. Anthony Union Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 547 14:1 12 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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