Burncoat Middle School

Burncoat Middle School serves 570 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Burncoat Middle School operates within the Worcester School District.

Overview

The student population of 570 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 570 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Students by Grade Burncoat Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Burncoat Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
Asian
4%
6%
Hispanic
40%
16%
Black
15%
9%
White
37%
66%
All Ethnic Groups Burncoat Middle School Sch Ethnicity Burncoat Middle School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.68 0.32
Burncoat Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
66%
30%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,522 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name Worcester School District
Number of Schools
Managed
45
3
Number of Students Managed 26,522 1,433
District Total Revenue $411 MM $25 MM
Worcester School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $411 MM $24 MM
Worcester School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,796 $17,400
Worcester School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,791 $16,788
Worcester School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Burncoat Senior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Abby Kelley Foster Charter Public School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thorndyke Road Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WorcesterBurncoat Senior High School
    179 Burncoat St
    WorcesterMA 01606
    (508)799-3300
    0 mi | 1016 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WorcesterThorndyke Road Elementary School
    30 Thorndyke Rd
    WorcesterMA 01606
    (508)799-3550
    0.4 mi | 338 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • WorcesterWawecus Road School
    Special Education School
    20 Wawecus Rd
    WorcesterMA 01605
    (508)799-3527
    Special Education School

    0.4 mi | 146 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • WorcesterWorcester Arts Magnet School
    315 St Nicholas Ave
    WorcesterMA 01606
    (508)799-3575
    0.9 mi | 354 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • WorcesterAbby Kelley Foster Charter Public School
    Charter School
    10 New Bond St
    WorcesterMA 01606
    (508)854-8400
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | 1426 students | Gr. KG-12                      

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Did You Know?
Worcester, MA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.58, which is higher than the Massachusetts average of 0.36. The most diverse school in Worcester is Gates Lane Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.