May 25, 2022

About Our School

Grade levels:             
Pre-kindergarten through grade 5
Student population:   205
Average class size:    
15 (grades K-5),  13 (pre-K)
Number of classes:    2 sessions of pre-K, 12 classes of K-5

White River School’s strong assessment results validate our commitment to the goal of having each student do her/his best every day. A dedicated and energetic faculty and staff insist on the highest standards of academic performance by each child. White River students enjoy consistent, school-wide approaches in reading, phonics, math, writing, grammar and discipline that are supported by research and experience.

Highlights of the White River School’s efforts to reinforce classroom instruction and to support our children and families include the following programs:

  • Our after-school program, including homework, enrichment, and model clubs, as well computer activities for grades 2-5
  • A yearly artist-in-residence or whole-school trip to Boston supported entirely by our PTA
  • Student-motivation and reinforcement programs, including WRS Student Recognition, WRS Honors, and WRS Helpers
  • Educational Support Team and other special-service programs for over 50% of our students
102 Pine Street
White River Junction, VT05001
802.295.8652 fax

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Doug Kussius : Principal
Sara Cooney : School Secretary
Jeanette Hutchins : School Nurse
Susan Flanagan : School Counselor

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