School Details

Bellows Falls Middle School

15 School St, Bellows Falls, VT 05101
(802) 463-4366
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades 5-8 253 students 10 students/teacher (VT avg is 11)

Test Scores by grade

55%
55%
71%
71%

New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP)

In 2012-2013 Vermont used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math, grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing and grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The NECAP reading, math, and writing tests are given in the fall and test students on content taught in the previous year. The science portion of the NECAP is administered in the Spring each year and has its results released the following Fall. The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Vermont. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.
  • This school in 2014
  • Rockingham School District average
  • Vermont state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

47%
47%
60%
60%
53%
53%

New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP)

In 2012-2013 Vermont used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math, grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing and grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The NECAP reading, math, and writing tests are given in the fall and test students on content taught in the previous year. The science portion of the NECAP is administered in the Spring each year and has its results released the following Fall. The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Vermont. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the test.
  • This school in 2014
  • Rockingham School District average
  • Vermont state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Bellows Falls Middle School is a public middle school in Bellows Falls. 253 students attend Bellows Falls Middle School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 60% of the 253 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Bellows Falls Middle School is 10:1. Compass School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Drawing painting

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 93% 94%
Black, non-Hispanic 3% 2%
Multiracial 2% 3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Hispanic 1% 1%
Asian 0.8% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 60% 56%

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