Burncoat High School

179 Burncoat St, Worcester, MA 01606 | (508) 799-3300
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,106
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3.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 179 Burncoat Street, Worcester, MA 01606
School District Details
  • Worcester School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $15,511
  • Graduation Rate: 71.6%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.0
  • Enrolled Students: 23,988

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,106
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 85.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 530 (47.9%)
  • Females: 576 (52.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 62 (5.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 620 (56.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 682 (61.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Burncoat High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.5%
Black19617.7%
Asian444.0%
Hispanic40136.3%
White44940.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Burncoat High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade32929.7%
10th Grade26924.3%
11th Grade27124.5%
12th Grade23721.4%
Source: MA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3.5

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3 reviews for Burncoat High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on February 04, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Overall, this school has some serious hindrances both administratively and with the student body. Discipline is dealt with very poorly, and standards of teacher respect are lacking. Students display below average aptitude and motivation, yet AP and Honors students are driven. School culture is inner city and takes a while to adjust to. Standardized Test scores are very low, yet little emphasis is put on curbing this issue. Overall, below average.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 29, 2007
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i am saddened at the way this school handles things if the police are called to school like during lock down last year you get no phone call but if they have and up and coming event they call you every night and disturb you whole life at about 6 pm every night there is some kind of phone call and i am listed on the no call list

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