Barnstable High School

Barnstable High School serves 1,944 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Barnstable High School operates within the Barnstable School District.
The school district's 85% graduation rate is lower than the MA state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1944 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 150 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,944 students
Barnstable High School Total Students (1988-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 150 teachers
Barnstable High School Total Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade Barnstable High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is more than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Barnstable High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
Barnstable High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
7%
17%
Barnstable High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
6%
9%
Barnstable High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
81%
66%
Barnstable High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Barnstable High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Barnstable High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.34 0.33
Barnstable High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
29%
32%
Barnstable High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
5%
Barnstable High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,739 students has grown by 51% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $20,996 is higher than the state average of $17,400. The district revenue/student has grown by 37% over four years.
The district spending/student of $20,404 is higher than the state average of $16,788. The district spending/student has grown by 38% over four years.
School District Name Barnstable School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 6,739 1,400
Barnstable School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 85% 86%
Barnstable School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $91 MM $25 MM
Barnstable School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $89 MM $24 MM
Barnstable School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $20,996 $17,400
Barnstable School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,404 $16,788
Barnstable School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sturgis Charter Public School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Barnstable Intermediate School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barnstable Early Learning Center (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HyannisBarnstable Early Learning Center
    744 West Main St
    HyannisMA 02601
    (508)775-2770
    0.1 mi | Gr. PK | 102 students                      
  • Hyannis Hyannis West Elementary School
    549 West Main St
    HyannisMA 02601
    (508)790-6480
    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-3 | 331 students                      
  • HyannisBarnstable Intermediate School
    895 Falmouth Rd
    HyannisMA 02601
    (508)790-6460
    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-7 | 775 students                      
  • HyannisBarnstable Community Horace Mann Charter Public School
    Charter School
    165 Bearses Way
    HyannisMA 02601
    (508)790-6485
    Charter School

    1.4 mi | Gr. KG-3 | 286 students                      
  • CentervilleCenterville Elementary School
    658 Bay Ln
    CentervilleMA 02632
    (508)790-9890
    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 375 students                      

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