The Bellwether School

  • The Bellwether School is a co-educational independent holistic education school serving students in preschool through sixth grade. Please see our website at www.bellwetherschool.org for more information.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded1995
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students41 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 8%
Students by GradeThe Bellwether School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition Assistance available
Admissions DirectorStacy Weinberger
Admissions AssociateDebra Millon
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  • Burlington
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8
    4.2 miles
    50 Mansfield Avenue
    Burlington, VT 05401
    (802)658-3992
    4.2 NS-8
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  • Burlington
    St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-9 | 87 students
    5 miles
    20 Allen St
    Burlington, VT 05401
    (802)864-5623
    5 NS-9
    87
  • Shelburne
    Lake Champlain Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-12 | 263 students
    6.8 miles
    359 Turtle Lane
    Shelburne, VT 05482
    (802)985-2827
    6.8 PK-12
    263
  • Shelburne
    Renaissance School
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    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 403 students
    6.8 miles
    1611 Harbor Rd
    Shelburne, VT 05482
    (802)985-2153
    6.8 K
    403
  • South Burlington
    Grades: NS-8 | 70 students
    3.4 miles
    8 Catkin Drive
    South Burlington, VT 05403
    (802)658-4164
    3.4 NS-8
    70

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