Dartmouth High School Public Massachusetts USADartmouth High School Public Massachusetts USA

State

Massachusetts

Number of Students

1,100

ACT Average

29

Accepting Students to Grades

9-12

Dartmouth Public Schools

Public School District – Dartmouth , Massachusetts

Dartmouth High School is a four-year, comprehensive high school accredited by the NEASC and the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. With 1,100 students, an array of academic opportunities, and plenty of extracurricular activities for students to experience, it is a great place for international students looking to experience high school in the USA.

Facilities
Dartmouth High School features state-of-the-art classrooms, a gymnasium, and an impressive array of athletic facilities, including an eight-lane outdoor track, tennis courts, and sports fields.

Sports and Arts
The school's football team has won four Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association titles, most recently winning back-to-back championships in 2014 and 2015 and producing a number of Division I and National Football League (NFL) players.

Dartmouth High School's marching band is quite accomplished, having won both the New England Scholastic Band Association (NESBA) and USBands National Championship the last two years. Additionally, the school has a number of other performing arts opportunities, including a percussion ensemble and orchestra.

Awards and Accomplishments
Dartmouth High School and its students have received numerous awards. The high school was recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a national Flag of Excellence school. Additionally, the school has had numerous award-winners and titles in performing arts, visual arts, and athletics.

Community Information
A suburban coastal community in southeastern Massachusetts, Dartmouth is situated on Buzzards Bay. Bordered by the historic whaling community of New Bedford to the east, Fall River to the north, and Westport to the west, Dartmouth is approximately 60 miles south of Boston and 30 miles east of Providence, Rhode Island. It is the fifth-largest town in Massachusetts.

Location
Dartmouth is located less than two hours south of Boston and 40 minutes east of Providence, Rhode Island.

City Population: 34,000
City Website: City of Dartmouth

School Facts

High Schools In District

1

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

1,100

Accepting Students to Grades

9-12

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:14

ESL Programs

Yes

IB Programs

No

Offers Diploma Year Program

Yes

Campus Size

100 Acres

ACT Average

29

Foreign Languages

  • Chinese
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

University Acceptance Rate

68%

Arts

  • Art
  • Broadcast and Video Production
  • Photography - Digital
  • Guitar
  • Photography
  • Piano Keyboard
  • Orchestra - String Music
  • Studio Art

AP Courses

  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Human Geography
  • Psychology
  • Spanish Language and Culture
  • Statistics
  • Studio Art: 2-D Design
  • Studio Art: 3-D Design
  • Studio Art: Drawing
  • United States Government and Politics
  • United States History
  • World History

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country Running
  • Field Hockey
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Ice Hockey
  • Indoor Track
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Sailing
  • Volleyball

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • A Cappella
  • Art
  • Chess
  • DECA
  • Environmental
  • Fashion
  • Foreign Language
  • Forensics
  • Key Club
  • Literary Magazine
  • Math Team
  • Medical Science
  • Psychology
  • Student Council
  • Television
  • Yearbook
  • Youth in Government

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Amherst College, Boston Conservatory, Boston University, Brandeis University, Brown University, Case Western Reserve University, College of William and Mary, Cornell University, Drexel University, Elon University, Emory University, Fordham University, George Washington University, Hamilton College, Loyola University, Marquette University, Miami University, New York University, Northeastern University, Providence College Princeton University, Rochester Institute of Technology, Smith College, St. Michael’s College, Stonehill College, Tufts University, University of California Berkeley, University of Massachusetts, University of Miami, University of Pennsylvania, University of Richmond, University of Southern California

University Acceptance Rate:
94%

Closest International and Local Airports: Logan International Airport (BOS)
For Details Visit Website: Dartmouth High School

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