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Fair Haven Uhsd #16

Public | 9-12 | 466 students

 
 

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3 stars

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2011:
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Posted January 23, 2013

FHUHS is a good high school if you apply yourself. The faculty, staff and administration are all supportive. Students in high school need to be taking on responsibility for their academic progress and their actions, and FHUHS does a good job at requiring this whenever possible.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted February 1, 2011

Fair Haven Union High School pushes out kids with any kind of problem. They don't care at all about the students
—Submitted by a student


Posted June 2, 2004

The school educates very well, but some of the teachers are mean and do not know how to teach very well. A closer look would be better at the teaching staff.
—Submitted by a student


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Grade level

Math

The state average for Math was 37% in 2013.

110 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
27%

2012

 
 
27%

2011

 
 
40%

2010

 
 
26%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 73% in 2013.

110 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
72%

2012

 
 
70%

2011

 
 
76%

2010

 
 
57%
Science

The state average for Science was 30% in 2013.

109 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
29%

2012

 
 
37%

2011

 
 
43%

2010

 
 
35%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 45% in 2013.

110 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
38%

2012

 
 
36%

2011

 
 
53%

2010

 
 
45%
Scale: % achievement level 3 or 4

About the tests


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.

Source: Vermont Department of Education

Math

All Students27%
Female26%
Male26%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
White (not Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged19%
Not economically disadvantaged32%
Students with disabilities (IEP)9%
Students without disabilities29%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Proficient in English27%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrantn/a

Reading

All Students72%
Female74%
Male71%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
White (not Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged64%
Not economically disadvantaged79%
Students with disabilities (IEP)9%
Students without disabilities80%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Proficient in English72%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrantn/a

Science

All Students29%
Female21%
Male37%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
White (not Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged17%
Not economically disadvantaged38%
Students with disabilities (IEP)9%
Students without disabilities32%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Proficient in Englishn/a
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant29%

Writing

All Students38%
Female40%
Male36%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
White (not Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged28%
Not economically disadvantaged46%
Students with disabilities (IEP)9%
Students without disabilities42%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Proficient in English38%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrantn/a
Scale: % achievement level 3 or 4

About the tests


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.

The different student groups are identified by the Vermont Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Vermont Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 98% 93%
Black 1% 2%
Hispanic 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 43%N/A37%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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33 Mechanic St Extension
Fair Haven, VT 05743
Phone: (802) 265-4966

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