BEACON HIGH SCHOOL

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522 W 44TH ST
NEW YORK, NY 10036
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Phone: 212-245-2807
School Information
  • School Rating: 0
  • 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: 317.8
  • Number Students: 1271
  • 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 (5731 ratings)
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    School Reviews (141 Reviews)
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    Topic: Student Culture & Diversity | Rating:
    Posted 2016-04-01
    "Our school is actually pretty inclusive- everyone participates in one club or sport of a sort. No bullying that I am aware of and no real discrimination of any sort. We used to have a small school, so everyone knew one another and hung with them for some periods of time."
    Topic: Academics | Rating:
    Posted 2016-04-01
    "There are a lot of options. Everyone here is able to pick whatever class they want and something they are interested in. The workload in general is a lot (which the school is known for) but it can be done somewhat comfortably everyday."
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-04-01
    "Great opportunities, wide variety of clubs and and activities!"
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-04-01
    "Sometimes the workload is very stressful on the students"
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-04-01
    "Beacon as a whole is such a very interesting school. Its academics are amazing and really challenge you to work hard and become a well-rounded student. There are a lot of clubs and organizations that students themselves have created. Beacon overall is a very liberated school where you can express yourself through any possible way. There are some teachers who really deeply care about students and their well-being. For example, when a student emails a teacher explaining to them that they will be absent from their class or from school, some teachers email back with a nice "feel better, see you soon," while others do not feel the need to. The student body itself is so engaging in everything that happens in the school, ranging from a new rule to a new implementation of something that students do not like, the students unite and fight for what they believe is right. Overall, I myself do not agree with certain attitudes and expressions that teachers expose, but despite that aspect of the school, if I had to do it all over again I would still choose this school."
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