Education – Area Colleges & Schools

84.3% of our workers possess at least a high school diploma (the national average is 75.2%) and 23.2% posses and advanced degree. The Rutland region reflects an emphasis on excellence in education through a variety of public, private and parochial schools. For further information, contact the appropriate Supervisory Union.

Trinity College of Vermont offers a Women’s Small Business Program in the Rutland area, which offers a variety of workshops and classes for women interested in starting a business, improving their business, or learning skills to help them in the business world. 802-773-3349.

4-year Colleges

Castleton State College

Founded in 1787 is located in Castleton. It offers associates, baccalaureate and masters degrees for Liberal Arts and Professional Studies

Address:
62 Alumi Drive
Castleton, VT 05735
Phone:
(802) 468-1202
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College of St. Joseph

Located on Clement Road in Rutland, is a private, Catholic, co-ed, fully accredited liberal arts college providing associate, bachelors and masters degrees in liberal arts and professional areas. The college offers both day and evening classes in 30 degree programs to serve adults and traditional college age populations from Rutland, Vermont and New England.

Address:
71 Clement Road
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone:
(802) 773-5900
Website:
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Green Mountain College

Chartered in 1834 and located in Poultney, offers two and four year programs in education, retailing, business, recreation and several other fields.

Address:
1 Brennan Circle
Poultney, VT 05764
Phone:
(802) 287-9313
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Community College

Community College of Vermont

Community College of Vermont, which is the second largest college in the state, has one of its twelve sites in Rutland at 60 West Street. CCV is a two-year institution providing occupational, degree, transfer and continuing education opportunities at the lowest tuition rate available. An accreditied member of the Vermont State College System, CCV offers day and evening classes. For more information phone 802-786-6996 or 1-800-CCV-6686. www.ccv.vsc.edu email: ccvinfo@ccv.vsc.edu

Address:
60 West Street
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone:
(802) 786-6996
Website:
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Continuing Education

UVM Division of Continuing Education

UVM Division of Continuing Education’s mission is to create a joint venture, partnership and collaboration with public agencies, private industry, school systems and civic organizations to deliver timely & relevant educational products of the highest quality in the most cost-effective manner.  Click here for the Central Vermont Lecture Series.

Address:
1 Scale Avenue
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone:
802-747-0060
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UVM Extension Service

UVM Extension Service is a continuing educational process providing programs for farmers and businesses, families and community groups throughout the county. It is affiliated with the University of Vermont with access to current research-based information through campus-based Extension faculty.

Address:
1 Scale Avenue
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone:
802-773-3349
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Vermont Adult Learning

Provides adults with essential skills to further their educational, employment and personal goals in order to expand their options and capabilities in the family, community and workplace. Services are available to all out-of-school Vermonters, age 16 and above. VAL offers 3 different pathways to achieve a high school credential: High School Completion Program, Vermont Adult Diploma Program, General Education Diploma.

Address:
16 Evelyn Street Suite 101
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone:
(802) 775-0617
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Early Education

Vermont Achievement Center (VAC)

VAC has services that offer an important alternative to children with significant behavioral and emotional difficulties. They work with the child and family to readjust the child to their families, the community and eventually return to school. VAC also runs a full service Day Care providing care for children 6 weeks to elementary school

Address:
88 Park Street
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone:
(802) 775-2395
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Grade 5-9

Green Mountian Christian School

A private school.

Address:
158 Stratton Rd
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone:
(802) 775-3178
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Grades 8-12

Rutland Academy

A private school.

Address:
1 Scale Ave
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone:
(802) 747-7799
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Grades 9-12

Mount St. Joseph Academy

A private parochial high school serving grades 9-12.

Address:
127 Convent Ave
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone:
(802) 775-0151
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Grades PreK-4

Mountain View Community School

A private school.

Address:
261 North Church Sreet
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone:
(802) 747-5491
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High School/Technical Center

Stafford Technical Center

Stafford Technical Center is a public educational center serving students in grades 11-12 from the ten regional high schools. It provides an evening adult education program, and adult diploma program and specialized training programs for business and industry.

Address:
8 Stratton Road
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone:
(802) 773-1990
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Vermont Interactive Television

Vermont Interactive Television, located at Stafford Technical Center, is a two-way audio and visual communication network connecting Rutland to 12 other Vermont sites as well as national and international ISDN connections providing video conferencing services for business and organizations.

Address:
8 Stratton Road
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone:
802-775-7176
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PreK-12

Addison Rutland Supervisory Union

Serving the towns of Castleton, Hubbardton, Benson, Fair Haven and Orwell.

Address:
49 Main Street
Fair Haven, VT 05743
Phone:
(802) 265-4905
Website:
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Rutland Central Supervisory Union

Serving the towns of Proctor, West Rutland, and Rutland Town.

Address:
16 Evelyn Street
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone:
(802) 775-4342
Website:
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Rutland Northeast Supervisory Union

Serving the towns of Leciester, Whiting, Sudbury, Brandon, Goshen, Pittsford, Mendon and Chittendenwith two preschool programs, six elementary schools and a high school.

Address:
49 Court Drive
Brandon, VT 05733
Phone:
(802) 247-5757
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Rutland South Supervisory Union

Serving the towns of Wallingford, Clarendon, Shrewsbury, Tinmouth.

Address:
64 Grange Hall Road
North Clarendon, VT 05759
Phone:
(802) 775-3264
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Rutland Southwest Supervisory Union

Serving the towns of Ira, Middletown Springs, Poultney and Wells.

Address:
168 York Street
Poultney, VT 05764
Phone:
(802) 287-5286
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PreK-8

Preschool

Rutland County Parent/Child Center

Address:
61 Pleasant Street
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone:
(802) 775-9711
Website:
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Vermont Achievement Center (VAC)

VAC has services that offer an important alternative to children with significant behavioral and emotional difficulties. They work with the child and family to readjust the child to their families, the community and eventually return to school. VAC also runs a full service Day Care providing care for children 6 weeks to elementary school

Address:
88 Park Street
Rutland, VT 05701
Phone:
(802) 775-2395
Directions: