Best Vermont Alternative Private Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 22 alternative private schools serving 1,288 students in Vermont.
The best top ranked alternative private schools in Vermont include Oak Meadow School, Rock Point School and Kurn Hattin Homes.
The average acceptance rate is 69%, which is lower than the Vermont private school average acceptance rate of 82%.

Top Ranked Vermont Alternative Private Schools (2021-22)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Oak Meadow School
Oak Meadow School Photo - Oak Meadow students are able to learn while they explore the globe.
Alternative School
8 Bellows Falls Road
Putney, VT 05346
(802) 251-7250
Grades: K-12
| 549 students
Compass School
Compass School Photo - Mountain Day is an annual event -- all grades hike to the top of a local mountain with the staff and faculty, and families are welcome, too.
Alternative School
(4)
7892 US Route 5
Westminster Station, VT 05159
(802) 463-2525
Grades: 7-12
| 78 students
Kurn Hattin Homes
Alternative School
708 Kurn Hattin Rd
Westminster, VT 05158
(802) 721-6932
Grades: K-8
| 97 students
The Mountain School of Milton Academy
Alternative School
151 Mountain School Rd
Vershire, VT 05079
(802) 685-4520
Grades: 11
| 45 students
Rock Point School
Rock Point School Photo - Rock Point was selected as the most beautiful school in Vermont by Business Insider in 2018.
Alternative School
1 Rock Point Road
Burlington, VT 05408
(802) 863-1104
Grades: 9-12
| 30 students
Aurora School
Alternative School
238 Peterson Ter
Middlebury, VT 05753
(802) 388-2637
Grades: K-8
| 26 students
Bellcate School
Alternative School
1 Corporate Dr
Essex Junction, VT 05452
(802) 373-1620
Grades: 5-12
| 27 students
Camp E-wen-akee
All-boys | Alternative School
876 Root Pond Rd
Fair Haven, VT 05743
(802) 537-4101
Grades: 7-11
| 15 students
Community Schoolhouse
Alternative School
10 Oak Street
Brattleboro, VT 05301
(802) 257-7470
Grades: 1-7
| 21 students
East Valley Academy
Alternative School
(1)
579 Vermont Route 14 South
East Randolph, VT 05041
(802) 728-8396
Grades: 3-12
| 20 students
Hiland Hall School
Hiland Hall School Photo - Geo research student team
Alternative School
(1)
2196 Harwood Hill Rd
Bennington, VT 05201
(802) 442-3868
Grades: K-8
| 36 students
Jean Garvin School
Alternative School
90 Harvest Ln
Williston, VT 05495
(802) 488-6766
Grades: 7-12
| 24 students
Kindle Farm School
Kindle Farm School Photo - A beautiful day at the school
All-boys | Alternative School
708 Vt Route 30
Newfane, VT 05345
(802) 365-7909
Grades: 4-12
| 41 students
Lihigh School
Alternative School
28 Depot Street
Poultney, VT 05764
(802) 488-4191
Grades: 7-12
| 27 students
North Branch School
Alternative School
898 Lincoln Road
Ripton, VT 05766
(802) 388-3269
Grades: 7-9
| 26 students
Okemo Mountain School
Okemo Mountain School Photo
Alternative School
53 Main St
Ludlow, VT 05149
(802) 228-1513
Grades: 5-12
| 46 students
Open Fields School
Alternative School
37 Academy Rd
Thetford, VT 05074
(802) 785-2077
Grades: K-6
| 23 students
Pacem School
Pacem School Photo - Pacem School Group Photo
Alternative School
32 College Street
Montpelier, VT 05602
(802) 223-1010
Grades: 6-12
| 15 students
Roots And Wings Academy
Alternative School
115 Main Rd
Fair Haven, VT 05743
(802) 265-9733
Grades: PK-6
| 34 students
Soar Learning Center
Alternative School
178 Mcginn Dr
Saint Albans Bay, VT 05481
(802) 527-7514
Grades: K-12
| 74 students
Southshire Community School
Southshire Community School Photo - Students at Southshire Community School are friends, but often it feels as if they are more like family.
Alternative School
24 Bank Street
North Bennington, VT 05257
(802) 442-4601
Grades: K-8
| 24 students
True North Wilderness Program
Alternative School
5354 Main St
Waitsfield, VT 05673
(802) 583-1144
Grades: 8-11
| 10 students

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