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  • For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public high school in Barnstable School District, serving 1,857 students. Public high school in Barnstable School District have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Massachusetts public high school average of 68%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 78% statewide average). This district's average high testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Massachusetts.
  • The top ranked public high school in Barnstable School District is Barnstable High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • public high school in Barnstable School District have a Graduation Rate of 88%, which is equal to the Massachusetts average of 88%.
  • The school with highest graduation rate is Barnstable High School, with 88% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Massachusetts or national school graduation rate statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public high school average of 39% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is more than the Massachusetts public high school average of 12:1.

Overview

School District NameBarnstable School District
School District Websitehttp://www.barnstable.k12.ma.us/
School District Phone Number(508) 862-4953
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
# of Schools1 School406 Schools
# of Students1,857 Students326,760 Students
# of Teachers145 Teachers26,254 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1

District Comparison

  • Barnstable School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 302 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 85% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#270 out of 403 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Barnstable  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Barnstable  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Barnstable  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Barnstable  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.460.58
# of American Indian Students11 Students742 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# of Asian Students43 Students20,776 Students
% Asian Students
2%
6%
# of Hispanic Students220 Students61,310 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
19%
# of Black Students163 Students34,827 Students
% Black Students
9%
11%
# of White Students1,343 Students199,128 Students
% White Students
72%
61%
# of Hawaiian Students8 Students303 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students69 Students9,587 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 1,150
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 1,430
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 1,407
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 1,478
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 1,440
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 1,453
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 2,406
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 4,762
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 8,229
# of Students in 8th Grade:39110,536
# of Students in 9th Grade:36976,601
# of Students in 10th Grade:35673,016
# of Students in 11th Grade:38371,748
# of Students in 12th Grade:34570,028
# of Ungraded Students:131,076

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $20,600 is higher than the state median of $20,340. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $19,298 is higher than the state median of $18,839. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MA)
Total Revenue$100 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Barnstable  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$94 MM$26 MM
This chart display total spending of Barnstable  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$20,600$20,340
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Barnstable  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$19,298$18,839
This chart display average spending per public school student in Barnstable  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Barnstable School District Public High Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Barnstable High School Math: 54% | Reading: 66%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    744 West Main Street
    Hyannis, MA 02601
    (508) 790-6445

    Grades: 8-12 | 1,857 student
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