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The Grammar School

The Grammar School is a coeducational private traditional school for students in grades Pre-K through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural


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The Grammar School says

The Grammar School offers integrated, experiential education for the whole child. In a supportive community, students are able to find their area of challenge through an outstanding academic program combining the humanities, mathematics, science, and the arts. Our students embrace the outdoors and build the resilience that comes from productive, collaborative play and work. In conscious partnership with parents, TGS helps children become engaged, creative, and extraordinary citizens of the 21st century.

The Grammar School has been incorporated as a non-profit educational institution since 1960. It is governed by a board of Trustees, made up of parents and representatives of the extended community, which sets policy and guides the mission of the school. The Grammar School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, or national origin in the administration of its admission policies, educational programs, hiring practices or other school administered programs.The Grammar School is accredited by the State of Vermont and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. The Grammar School is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools, the Independent Schools Association of Northern New England, the Vermont Independent School Association, The Vermont School Boards Association, the Vermont Principals Association, and the Educational Records Bureau.

Mission Statement

As a small community of parents, students and teachers in conscious partnership, The Grammar School integrates high expectations for achievement, creativity, self-discipline and social responsibility. We cultivate in each student a lifelong enthusiasm for learning and a desire to contribute constructively to society. Our program provides students with an excellent academic, artistic, athletic and ethical foundation.



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  (802) 387-5364



Academic Calendar: Year

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 113
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 6
Kindergarten 5
1 9
2 7
3 12
4 11
5 14
6 14
7 19
8 16

The Grammar School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing The Grammar School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 7 : 1
Average Class Size 14
Gender 42% Male / 58% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 89%
Multi-racial 2%
Hispanic/Latino 2%
Black or African American 2%
Head of School   Dan Marchetti


  • Choral Groups
  • Community Service
  • Musical Theater
  • Peer Mentoring and Support
  • Cross Country
  • Nordic Skiing
  • Soccer
  • Cross Country
  • Nordic Skiing
  • Soccer

Associations & Memberships

Other school associations

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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