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Staples High School named fifth in the state

Staples High School named fifth in the state

May 9, 2017

By: Bailey Blaikie '19 Staples High School, the only public high school in Westport Connecticut, was named fifth in the state by The U.S. News & World Report on April 25, 2017. Along with being ranked fifth in the state, Staples was also ranked 391st in the country and awarded a gold medal. There i...

Westport Public Schools ranked best in Connecticut

Westport Public Schools ranked best in Connecticut

Madison Sell '18, Staff Writer

January 26, 2017

By Madison Sell '18 Just recently, Niche, a website that reviews schools, ranked the Westport Public School district as #1 in Connecticut and #12 nationwide. “I think that we offer an extremely diverse set of courses, and they are rare among other school districts. I also think we get an amazi...

Niche ranks Staples’ teachers as number one in Connecticut

Niche ranks Staples’ teachers as number one in Connecticut

Katelyn DeAgro, Staff Writer

April 19, 2015

Last week, Niche, an online resource that allows parents to compare various public and private schools by district, ranked Staples High School teachers as first in the state. For those who have not always gone to school in the Westport School District, this does come as a shock.  Olivia Troy ’16...

Westport elementary schools sweep the 2015 Niche rankings

Westport elementary schools sweep the 2015 Niche rankings

Jackie Sussman, Assistant Business Manager

January 24, 2015

The Niche website’s 2015 Best Public Elementary School ranking included all Westport elementary schools, with Saugatuck, King’s Highway, Coleytown, Green’s Farms and Long Lots taking fourth through eighth places, respectively. According to the Niche website, schools with high rankings are “exceptional...

The Daily Beast ranked Staples 69th in the country

The Daily Beast ranked Staples 69th in the country

Kaila Finn, Web News Editor

September 3, 2014

On Wednesday, Aug. 27, The Daily Beast, a widely known online newspaper based in New York, ranked Staples High School as the 69th best high school in America. Staples was the only representation of Fairfield County on the list. Principal John Dodig was excited to hear the news. “A lot of schools on ...

Staples Falls to Seventh

Staples Falls to Seventh

Simon Stracher, Social Media Editor

May 20, 2013

Staples fell from the fifth best school in Connecticut to the seventh best school, according to a new report by U.S. News & World Report. U.S. News & World Report based its ranking on reading proficiency, math proficiency and college readiness, among other factors. Farmington, Wilton and Darien all leapfro...

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