Bennington School

192 Fairview St,
Bennington, VT, 05201-0520
     Tel: (802)447-1557
Grades: 5 - 12 | 71 students
Surrounded by the Green Mountains in historic Bennington, Vermont, Bennington School offers a variety of therapeutic and educational services for socially, emotionally challenged boys and girls.
A fully accredited educational program and comprehensive clinical and residential components are the center of the five campuses which total 51 acres.
Bennington School's unique rural setting and its close proximity to culturally attractive urban areas provide numerous social, cultural and recreational opportunities to augment its programs.
Our program goal calls for students to maximize their potential, develop independent living skills, and then return to a more traditional setting.
Short-term objectives are specifically designed to meet the individual behavioral and academic needs of each student according to the Individual Education Plan (IEP) and Individual Service Plan (ISP).

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades 5 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 71 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 27%
State avg.: 8%
Students by Grade Bennington School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Grace Christian School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grace Christian School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Grace Christian School (1.9 miles away)
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  • BenningtonGrace Christian School
      (Christian)
    104 Kocher Dr
    BenningtonVT05201
    (802)447-2233
      (Christian)
    1.9 mi | 147 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • BenningtonForrest Ward Memorial School
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    404 Houghton Lanae
    BenningtonVT05201
    (802)442-4579
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    1.9 mi | 6 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • BenningtonThe School Of Sacred Heart St Francis De Sales
      (Roman Catholic)
    307 School St
    BenningtonVT05201
    (802)442-2446
      (Roman Catholic)
    2.3 mi | 147 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BenningtonBennington Regional Day Progra
    Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    Catamount Elementary School
    BenningtonVT05201
    (802)447-7543
    Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    2.4 mi | 5 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • BenningtonHiland Hall School
    Alternative School
    2196 Harwood Hill Rd
    BenningtonVT05201
    (802)442-3868
    Alternative School
    2.6 mi | 33 students | Gr. PK                      

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