PROFICIENCY 65% 38% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
79%WESTPORT SCHOOL DISTRICT
79%Westport
47%Connecticut

Staples High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "WESTPORT SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Westport, CT. There are a total of 1,854 students and 142 teachers at Staples High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 62 free lunch students and 18 reduced lunch students.

Staples High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 64.5%, which is 38% higher than the Connecticut average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1854
Teachers142.19
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch62
Reduced lunch18

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Staples High School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All60-64%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School60-64%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All65-69%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School65-69%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Staples High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictConnecticutNational
Caucasian 87.4% 86.3% 58.4% 51.1%
African American 2.3% 1.7% 12.8% 15.9%
Asian 4.9% 5.4% 4.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 4.6% 4.3% 21.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.1% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.4% 2.2% 2.4% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Bedford Middle School78%0.2Westport, CT
Long Lots School84%1.0Westport, CT
Green's Farms School84%1.3Westport, CT
Coleytown Elementary School83%1.8Westport, CT
Coleytown Middle School77%2.0Westport, CT
Saugatuck Elementary School82%2.5Westport, CT
King's Highway Elementary School79%2.5Westport, CT
Mill Hill School67%2.5Southport, CT
Wolfpit School52%3.5Norwalk, CT
Cranbury Elementary School58%3.9Norwalk, CT
Norwalk High School25%3.9Norwalk, CT
Naramake Elementary School40%4.1Norwalk, CT

Westport demographics profile

StatisticWestportConnecticutNational
Population27,5113,588,570318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,37864891
Median age44.740.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)68%54%55%
Speak English85%78%79%
Speak Spanish4%12%13%

Education level achieved in Westport

IndexWestportConnecticutNational
Completed 8th grade98.3%88.0%84.3%
Completed high school98.0%86.9%83.0%
Completed some college88.3%62.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree80.1%45.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors76.9%38.0%30.3%
Completed masters38.9%16.8%11.5%
Completed professional degree11.5%4.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.9%1.7%1.3%
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Source: The Staples High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.