Joel Barlow High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#384
College Readiness Index
51.9
Math Proficiency
4.2
Reading Proficiency
4.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,007 Students
  • 75 Teachers

Joel Barlow High School
100 BLACK ROCK TURNPIKE
REDDING, CT 06896

Phone: (203) 938-2508

District: Regional School District 09

Overview

Joel Barlow High School is ranked 13th within Connecticut. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Joel Barlow High School is 57 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 8 percent. Joel Barlow High School is the only high school in the Regional School District 09.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#384
State Rank
#13
STEM Rank
#209

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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 1,007
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 8%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 2%
Full-Time Teachers 75

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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 99%
Proficient in Math 98%
College Readiness Index 51.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
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 1,007
Proficient in Reading (district average) 99%
Proficient in Math (district average) 98%
College Readiness (district average) 51.9

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