Excel High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
14.5
Math Proficiency
2.8
English Proficiency
2.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 660 Students
  • 51 Teachers

Excel High School
95 G. ST
SOUTH BOSTON, MA 02127

Phone: (617) 635-9870

District: Boston Public Schools

Overview

At Excel High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Excel High School is 30 percent. The student body makeup is 56 percent male and 44 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 87 percent. Excel High School is 1 of 27 high schools in the Boston Public Schools.

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 660
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 87%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 80%
Full-Time Teachers 51

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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 66%
Proficient in Math 63%
College Readiness Index 14.5

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
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 27
Total Students 19,088
Proficient in English (district average) 69%
Proficient in Math (district average) 59%
College Readiness (district average) 23.4

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Excel High School is 1 of 27 schools in the Boston Public Schools.

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