Staples High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#303
College Readiness Index
56.4
Math Proficiency
4.3
Reading Proficiency
4.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
12:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,824 Students
  • 146 Teachers

Staples High School
70 NORTH AVE
WESTPORT, CT 06880

Phone: (203) 341-1210

District: Westport School District

Overview

Staples High School is ranked 9th within Connecticut. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Staples High School is 62 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 10 percent. Staples High School is the only high school in the Westport School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#303
State Rank
#9
STEM Rank
#62

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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 1,824
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 10%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 3%
Full-Time Teachers 146

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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 98%
Proficient in Math 97%
College Readiness Index 56.4

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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 1,824
Proficient in Reading (district average) 98%
Proficient in Math (district average) 97%
College Readiness (district average) 56.4

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