Barnstable High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,109
College Readiness Index
32.7
Math Proficiency
3.4
English Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 2,010 Students
  • 149 Teachers

Barnstable High School
744 WEST MAIN ST
HYANNIS, MA 02601

Phone: (508) 790-6445

District: Barnstable

Overview

Barnstable High School is ranked 49th within Massachusetts. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Barnstable High School is 41 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 18 percent. Barnstable High School is the only high school in the Barnstable.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1109
State Rank
#49

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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 2,010
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 18%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 33%
Full-Time Teachers 149

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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 English 93%
Proficient in Math 86%
College Readiness Index 32.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 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 1
Total Students 2,010
Proficient in English (district average) 93%
Proficient in Math (district average) 86%
College Readiness (district average) 32.7

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