Staples High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#296
College Readiness Index
54.6
Math Proficiency
4.5
Reading Proficiency
4.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
12:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,832 Students
  • 147 Teachers

Staples High School
70 NORTH AVE
WESTPORT, CT 06880

Phone: (203) 341-1210

District: Westport School District

Overview

Staples High School is ranked 7th within Connecticut. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Staples High School is 58 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 9 percent. Staples High School is the only high school in the Westport School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#296
State Rank
#7
STEM Rank
#67

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,832
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 9%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 3%
Full-Time Teachers 147

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 100%
Proficient in Math 97%
College Readiness Index 54.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 1,832
Proficient in Reading (district average) 100%
Proficient in Math (district average) 97%
College Readiness (district average) 54.6

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