Recipients of Charles Hayden Foundation Grants
60 Washington Street
Dorchester, MA 02121
Located in the Grove Hall Mecca neighborhood of the Roxbury-Dorchester area, the Jeremiah E. Burke High School is an urban public school surrounded by public housing and residents of low socio-economic status. Recently being the first high school in Massachusetts to exit Level 4 Turnaround Status, the Burke has made significant improvements in students' performance, attendance, and graduation rate over the last four years. The Burke offers a holistic approach in developing the whole child.