Brien Mcmahon High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
21.8
Math Proficiency
3.0
Reading Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,731 Students
  • 123 Teachers

Brien Mcmahon High School
300 HIGHLAND AVE
NORWALK, CT 06854

Phone: (203) 852-9488

District: Norwalk School District

Overview

At Brien Mcmahon High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Brien Mcmahon High School is 33 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 68 percent. Brien Mcmahon High School is 1 of 2 high schools in the Norwalk School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 1,731
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 68%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 42%
Full-Time Teachers 123

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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 75%
Proficient in Math 70%
College Readiness Index 21.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

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

Total Schools 2
Total Students 3,262
Proficient in Reading (district average) 75%
Proficient in Math (district average) 70%
College Readiness (district average) 26.5

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