Belfast Area High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
15.4
Math Proficiency
1.9
Reading Proficiency
2.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 594 Students
  • 47 Teachers

Belfast Area High School
98 WALDO AVE
BELFAST, ME 04915

Phone: (207) 338-1790

District: RSU 20

Overview

At Belfast Area High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Belfast Area High School is 18 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 4 percent. Belfast Area High School is 1 of 2 high schools in the RSU 20.

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 594
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 4%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) N/A
Full-Time Teachers 47

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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 33%
Proficient in Math 28%
College Readiness Index 15.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Town
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 2
Total Students 774
Proficient in Reading (district average) 36%
Proficient in Math (district average) 31%
College Readiness (district average) 15.4

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