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Newburyport High School

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    754
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Spring Semester, Spring Year, Fall Semester, Fall Year

School Description

SCHOOL PROFILE
Established in 1831, Newburyport High School is one of the 30 oldest public high schools in the United States. Both the school and the community of Newburyport received an "A" rating from Niche.com. In addition to foreign languages and ESL, students at Newburyport High School have the opportunity to take 15 AP Courses, Honors Courses, and Virtual High School online courses. The school also has an award-winning theater program that performs at festivals across the region.

FACILITIES
The historical yet modern campus recently renovated and expanded all of its classroom buildings as well as its state-of-the-art athletic stadium.

SPORTS AND ARTS
The school's teams have won several state championships in girls soccer, ice hockey, indoor track, and baseball. Students also join in unique activities perfect for the school's New England location such as sailing and skiing.
The Newburyport drama program has won several regional awards at student theater festivals. Students can also take classes such as 3D art and acting techniques.

AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS
Newburyport High School was recently named one of the top high schools for preparing students for college and career readiness by Newsweek magazine. Niche.com gave Newburyport High School an "A" rating.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
The seacoast city of Newburyport is known for its historical architecture, its waterfront location, and its cultural and artistic opportunities such as galleries and a live theater. The city is located on the North Shore of Massachusetts, minutes from the New Hampshire border and famous beaches such as Plum Island, Crane Beach, and Wingaersheek Beach.

Visit School Site: Newburyport High School
Visit City Site: Newburyport, Massachusetts

  • 11, 12, PG Grades at School
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:22
SAT Average
1177
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
Sports
Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country Running, Field Hockey, Football, Football, Ice Hockey, Indoor Track, Lacrosse, Snowboarding, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
Arts
3D Art, Acting, Art, Ceramics, Drama, Drama, Drawing and Painting, Painting and Drawing, Photography, Photography, Scene Study, Script Writing, Studio Art - Drawing, Studio Art: 2D Design
Music
Choir, Jazz Band
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, British Literature, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism, Physics C: Mechanics, Psychology, Statistics, US Government and Politics, US History
Languages
German, Spanish, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Community Service, Design Club, Diversity, Exercise, Global Development, Interact Club, Model United Nations (Model UN), National Art Honor Society, Philosophy Club, Stage Crew, Student advisory committee
Accepting Students in Grades
Yes
Ages Accepted
15-19
ELTiS Required
215
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Interview - only if needed Graduated students cannot earn a diploma

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