Barrington High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#440
College Readiness Index
49.3
Math Proficiency
2.7
Reading Proficiency
3.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,126 Students
  • 85 Teachers

Barrington High School
220 LINCOLN AVE
BARRINGTON, RI 02806

Phone: (401) 247-3150

District: Barrington

Overview

Barrington High School is ranked 1st within Rhode Island. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Barrington High School is 54 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 7 percent. Barrington High School is the only high school in the Barrington.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#440
State Rank
#1
STEM Rank
#178

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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 1,126
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 7%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 5%
Full-Time Teachers 85

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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 93%
Proficient in Math 69%
College Readiness Index 49.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
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 1,126
Proficient in Reading (district average) 93%
Proficient in Math (district average) 69%
College Readiness (district average) 49.3

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