School Profile

Twinfield Union School

Educating Children for our Communities and the World

106 Nasmith Brook Road
Plainfield, VT 05667

Superintendent of Schools  -  Nancy Thomas

Principal - Mark Mooney

2013-2014 School Profile

SCHOOL – Twinfield Union School is a public 4-year union school serving the towns of Plainfield and Marshfield Vermont.  The towns of Plainfield and Marshfield are rural communities that are located approximately 10 to 15 miles east of our state capital in Montpelier, Vermont.  There are approximately 400 students in pre-school through twelfth grade. Twinfield Union School opened in 1970.  The faculty and administration consists of 90 staff members (39 teachers).  Our CEEB-ACT number is 460-325.

High School Academic Requirements

English                                    4

Math                                        3

Science                                    3

Social Studies                         3

Fine Arts                                  1

Physical Education                 1.5

Health                                      .5

We are on a semester schedule.  Full time students take between 5 and 7 classes per semester. Students must earn a minimum of 24 credits to graduate.  Our passing grade is 70.  The following is our grading scale.  Grades are not weighted.  We offer honors courses in English and U.S History and AP Calculus.

 A                     4.0                   96 - 100

A-                    3.7                   90 – 95

B+                   3.2                   87 – 89

B                     3.0                   83 – 86

B-                    2.7                   80 – 82

C+                   2.2                   77 – 79

C                     2.0                   73 – 76

C-                    1.7                   70 – 72

Class of 2013

There were 32 graduates in the class of 2013

Post-High School Placements

  • 75% of students matriculated into 2 or 4 year colleges or universities
  • 10% of students were accepted into the military
  • 15% entered the workforce

Standardized Test Results

73% of the Class of 2013 took  the SAT’s 50% of the Class of 2013 took the ACT’s
TUS       VT TUS     VT
Mean Avg. Reading 502     496 Mean Avg. Composite  23         23
Mean Avg. Math 460     514
Mean Avg. Writing 490     488

Post Secondary academic institutions attended by Twinfield Union School graduates over the past four years

Allegheny College Emerson College Swarthmore College
Auburn University Full Sail University Sweet Briar College
Baldwin-Wallace College Goucher College SUNY:ESP
Bard College Hampshire College Tisch School of the Arts
Becker College Ithaca College University of Rhode Island
Berea College Johnson State College University of S. California
Bowdoin College Johnson & Wales University of Maine
Brown University Keene State College University of Mississippi
Carleton College Lyndon State College UNC at Chapel Hill
Castleton State College Maine College of Art University of Pugent Sound
Cedar Crest College Macalester College University of Texas
Champlain College Middlebury College University of Vermont
Chester College New England Culinary Vermont College of Cosmeto
Clark University New Hampshire Inst. Of Art Vermont Technical College
Colby Sawyer College New York University Virginia Tech
College of St. Joseph Northern Arizona Univ. Warren Wilson College
Crane School of Music SUNY Norwich University Wentworth College
Daniel Webster College Pomona College West Virginia Tech
Dartmouth College Quinnipiac College Woodbury College
Drew University Sarah Lawrence Tufts University
Earlham College Southern Vermont College Yale University