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Champlain Valley Union High School is a public school in Hinesburg Town, Vermont. It has 1,323 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 68% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 146 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

396 Cvu Rd
Hinesburg, VT 05461
(802) 482-7100

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 146 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Resources & Facilities: CVU does an amazing job at keeping the building in exception condition and providing students with aid in anything they need.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Teachers: Most teachers are amazing and care about their students so much.
    • High School Senior
    • 2
    Student Culture & Diversity: Little to no diversity in this school, so the peoppe of color are almost forced to act how other ethnicities do in order to "fot in".
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Food: Food is great, but repeatitive.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Administration & Policies: Administration is amazing. Whether you need help with something going on regarding athletics or need help signing up for scholarships, people will always be there to help.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
4.00 Hinesburg Elementary School Public
Brownell Mountain School Private, Religious
The Schoolhouse Private, Alternative
3.33 Williston Schools Public
3.66 Monkton Central School Public
The Bellwether School Private, Alternative
Jean Garvin School Private, Special Education
4.00 Charlotte Central School Public
Trinity Baptist Schools Private, Religious
Centerpoint School Private, Special Education
Robinson School Public
4.00 Shelburne Community School Public
3.66 Vermont Commons School Private
4.00 South Burlington High School Public
4.00 Frederick H. Tuttle Middle School Public
3.00 Lake Champlain Waldorf School Private
4.00 Camels Hump Middle School Public
3.66 Richmond Elementary School Public
4.00 Orchard School Public
4.00 Chamberlin School Public
4.33 Rick Marcotte Central School Public
2.66 Rice Memorial High School Private, Religious
4.00 Albert D. Lawton Intermediate School Public
Renaissance School Private
The Baird School Private, Special Education
Brewster Pierce School Public
3.66 Champlain School Public
Christ the King School Private, Religious

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 South Burlington High School 8 mi. 893
4.00 Essex High School 11 mi. 1,304
3.33 Burlington Senior High School 12 mi. 1,047
3.33 Mt. Mansfield Union High School 12 mi. 947
3.33 Mt. Abraham Union Middle/High School 14 mi. 769

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Male 51%
Female 48%


Grade 9 25.6%
Grade 10 21.9%
Grade 11 26.7%
Grade 12 25.8%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 17 responses

  • 59% Yes
  • 29% Not sure.
  • 12% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 33% Amazing academics & athletics
  • 22% Art Programs
  • 22% Cafeteria food
  • 11% English and math programs
  • 11% Freedom

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 36% Huge wealth gap among students
  • 27% Taco Tuesday
  • 27% Brand obsessed students (Fryes, Hunter boots)
  • 9% Obsession with "Ivy league status" and shaming

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 8 responses

  • 50% Higher average income/general elitism
  • 50% Many D1 state titles, various sports

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 62% Freedom with responsibility
  • 25% Nice
  • 12% Strong community feeling

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 25% Wierd mix of kids but you can succeed if you try
  • 25% Join clubs, and work hard freshman year!
  • 25% Form good relationships with the teachers.
  • 12% Work hard, teachers will appreciate it
  • 12% Suck up to teachers to get good grades

How strongly do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements regarding parent involvement at this school?     Based on 5 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • Most parents at this school put too much pressure on their kids
  • Most parents at this school are very involved in their child's education
  • The PTA/PTO (i.e. parent groups) are very committed and have a positive impact on the school environment
  • Most parents at this school care about the success of all students, not just their own
  • Parental support/attendance is very high for school athletic events
  • Parental support/attendance is very high for non-athletic school events
  • The parents at this school have a very positive impact on the school's environment and culture
  • The parents at this school respect the opinions and judgements of teachers and administrators
  • Most parents at this school are really great parents.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 100% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.