Stamford High School

55 Strawberry Hill Ave, Stamford, CT 06902 | (203) 977-4227
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,733
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  • Mailing Address: 55 Strawberry Hill Avenue, Stamford, CT 06902
School District Details
  • Stamford School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $17,030
  • Graduation Rate: 82.9%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.0
  • Enrolled Students: 15,036

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,733
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 118.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 891 (51.4%)
  • Females: 842 (48.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 145 (8.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 561 (32.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 706 (40.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Stamford High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black46126.6%
Asian995.7%
Hispanic46026.5%
White71341.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Stamford High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade54231.3%
10th Grade37421.6%
11th Grade42824.7%
12th Grade38922.4%
Source: CT Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Stamford High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on CAPT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

CAPT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201062.9%67.7%78.8%
200967.0%69.3%78.4%
200868.2%71.5%79.7%
 
Reading Test
201077.9%78.7%82.9%
200974.3%77.8%81.8%
200877.1%78.8%82.7%
 
Science Test
201066.6%71.9%81.5%
200966.8%70.8%78.4%
200871.5%71.9%80.5%
 
Writing Test
201077.2%80.9%86.2%
200981.6%85.5%86.5%
200881.6%85.3%88.2%
 
Source: CT Department of Education 2009-2010

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