Stamford High School

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55 Strawberry Hill Ave

Stamford, CT 06902

(203) 977-4227

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,821

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Stamford High School

It has an extremely bad reputation and overall is an amazing school with a lot of character

Posted by a student on 12/14/14

Shs is a really good school if you take advantage of what it has to offer. The problem is, several people don't and that's why the school gets a "bad" reputation in some ways. This school has it's issues just like any other school but some of the negative publicity it gets is really blown way out of ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/08/13

Very unstable school, vice principals tried to overthrow he first permanent principal that had been hired in 8 years due to the inability of her to do her job properly. Teachers are overall very good, some very good, others not so much, all depends on the teacher. Guidance department is a negative for ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 12/02/11

Creative, innovative teachers, guidance counselors that care, great extra-cirricular activities

Posted by a parent on 10/04/09

Great teachers, guidance counselors, and coaches.

Posted by a parent on 09/16/09

I am very happy with Stamford High. Guidance Dept. is great and the teachers are excellent. The students here are very accepting of new and transfer students unlike some local private schools where the girls in particular are very, mean and do not include new students.

Posted by a parent on 11/28/07

Why anyone would want to know this much about Stamford High School is beyond me however, as a current student, of four years, I have seen the good the bad and the ugly. Stamford High, unlike most Schools in neighboring towns, is rich in culture and diversity. Stamford high certinly has a rigorous academic ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/03/06

Stamford High School is a complicated school to describe. As a former student, I feel that SHS has changed over the years as far as the academic level is concerned. The English department is spectacular. Some of the English teachers are very highly qualified, and they're teaching style is by far the ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/27/05

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Test scores for Stamford High School

CAPT* Test Scores

Grade Level: 10

Test Year: 2009
Stamford High School
Stamford School District
* In 2008-2009 Connecticut used the Connecticut Academic Performance Test (CAPT) to test students' skills in reading, writing, science and mathematics in grade 10. The CAPT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Connecticut.

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Stamford schools — Stamford High School is located at 55 Strawberry Hill Ave, Stamford CT 06902. 55 Strawberry Hill Ave is in the 06902 ZIP code in Stamford, CT The school district for Stamford High School is the Stamford School District. Stamford High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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