BEACON HIGH SCHOOL

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522 W 44TH ST
NEW YORK, NY 10036
School Information
  • School Rating: 5
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: Medium-low
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • District: New York City Public Schools
  • Students/Teacher: 21:1
  • Students/Grade: 327.5
  • Number Students: 1310
  • Number Teachers: 70
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: N/A
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Ms Ruth Lacey
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (6545 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (162 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 33
    Topic: Teachers | Rating:
    Posted 2016-09-01
    "All the teachers at Beacon are great and they help every student and they give us the resources for us to do good in their class."
    Topic: Academics | Rating:
    Posted 2016-09-01
    "We learn about many different things and the teachers aren't scared to speak about difficult subjects."
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-09-01
    "We don't really interact with the parents as much but they help fund the clubs and programs."
    Topic: Student Culture & Diversity | Rating:
    Posted 2016-09-01
    "There isn't as much diversity as you would think. Most students are rich upper class, Jewish, and white."
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-07-01
    "As the Department of Education is gradually comforming to the CommonCore way of teaching, Beacon has been at risk for changing in a way that would destroy the liberal arts, more deeply and critically thinking way teachers have been teaching their students for years. We don't take regents, which I love, because our PBA's are more focused on critically analyzing and presenting our ideas while making an argument for history and english, and then we have tests that match up to what we've actually learned in sciences and maths instead of using a book that doesn't allow creative learning. However, changes could be made in the future, unfortunately."
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