Departments of Education in Washington County, Vermont

There are 3 Departments of Education in Washington County, Vermont, serving a population of 58,691 people in an area of 687 square miles. There is 1 Department of Education per 19,563 people, and 1 Department of Education per 228 square miles.

In Vermont, Washington County is ranked 1st of 14 counties in Departments of Education per capita, and 2nd of 14 counties in Departments of Education per square mile.

List of Washington County Departments of Education

Find Washington County, Vermont departments of education (DOE) and boards of education.


Montpelier Department of Education 120 State Street Montpelier, VT

Northfield Town & Village of Department of Education 31 Southview Drive Northfield, VT

Waterbury Vermont Department of Education 103 South Main Street Waterbury, VT

About Washington County Departments of Education

The Washington County Department of Education is a Vermont state or federal agency whose mission is to provide leadership, develop policy, and disseminate funding, information, and other resources in support of student achievement in Washington County, VT. While the missions of Vermont Departments of Education are similar to the federal Department of Education, state Departments of Education play a substantially different role in achieving their missions.

You may contact the Department of Education for questions about:
  • Washington County public school system
  • Public school education programs
  • Washington County school districts
  • Student loans and financial aid
  • School curriculum and tests
  • Washington County school superintendents

Washington County Education Statistics

Find Washington County School Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Washington County School Enrollment
 Washington CountyVermont
School Enrollment (Age 3+)13,551146,742
Kindergarden823 (6.1%)6,765 (4.6%)
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)5,223 (38.5%)53,370 (36.4%)
High School (Grades 9-12)2,877 (21.2%)30,728 (20.9%)
College/Grad School Enrollment3,813 (28.1%)47,203 (32.2%)
Washington County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Washington CountyVermont
Less than 9th Grade Education729 (1.7%)11,232 (2.6%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,927 (4.6%)22,651 (5.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)11,885 (28.4%)129,511 (29.6%)
Some College, No Degree6,783 (16.2%)76,013 (17.4%)
Associate's Degree3,573 (8.5%)37,351 (8.5%)
Bachelor's Degree9,466 (22.6%)95,590 (21.8%)
Graduate/Professional Degree7,470 (17.9%)65,552 (15.0%)
Washington County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Washington CountyVermont
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher16,936161,142
Arts, Humanities & Others5,206 (30.7%)45,882 (28.5%)
Business2,072 (12.2%)20,391 (12.7%)
Education2,319 (13.7%)21,438 (13.3%)
Science & Engineering6,150 (36.3%)60,625 (37.6%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields1,189 (7.0%)12,806 (7.9%)