Worcester Technical High School

Tel: (508)799-1940
Grades 9-12
1,358 students
Worcester Technical High School serves 1,358 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 35%.
Worcester Technical High School operates within the Worcester School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is lower than the MA state average of 85%.

School Overview

The student population of 1358 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 115 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,358 students
Worcester Technical High School Total Students (1999-2014)
Gender % Worcester Technical High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 115 teachers
Worcester Technical High School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Worcester Technical High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Worcester Technical High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Asian
5%
6%
Worcester Technical High School Asian Students (1999-2014)
Hispanic
35%
17%
Worcester Technical High School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
13%
9%
Worcester Technical High School Black Students (1999-2014)
White
45%
65%
Worcester Technical High School White Students (1999-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Worcester Technical High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Worcester Technical High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.66 0.33
Worcester Technical High School Diversity Score (1999-2014)
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.
57%
34%
Worcester Technical High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2014)
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.
6%
5%
Worcester Technical High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 24,562 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,107 is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,007 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Worcester School District
Number of Schools
Managed
45
3
Number of Students Managed 24,562 1,376
Worcester School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 85%
Worcester School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $386 MM $29 MM
Worcester School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $408 MM $28 MM
Worcester School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,107 $20,216
Worcester School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,007 $19,181
Worcester School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Ma Academy For Math And Science School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Burncoat Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belmont Street Community Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WorcesterBelmont Street Community Elementary School
    Special Education School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 512 students170 Belmont St
    WorcesterMA 01605
    (508)799-3588
    0.7PK-6512
  • WorcesterWawecus Road School
    Special Education School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 161 students20 Wawecus Rd
    WorcesterMA 01605
    (508)799-3527
    1KG-6161
  • WorcesterCity View Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 550 students80 Prospect St
    WorcesterMA 01605
    (508)799-3670
    1.1PK-6550
  • WorcesterMa Academy For Math And Science School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 11-12 | 96 students85 Prescott St
    WorcesterMA 01605
    (508)831-5859
    1.111-1296
  • WorcesterSeven Hills Charter School
    Charter School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 668 students51 Gage St
    WorcesterMA 01605
    (508)799-7500
    1.1KG-8668

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