Dracut High School

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Dracut High School
Courtyard, Dracut High School, Dracut MA.jpg
1540 Lakeview Avenue


United States
Coordinates42°40′29.7″N 71°20′10.8″W / 42.674917°N 71.336333°W / 42.674917; -71.336333Coordinates: 42°40′29.7″N 71°20′10.8″W / 42.674917°N 71.336333°W / 42.674917; -71.336333
TypePublic high school
School districtDracut Public Schools
NCES School ID250432000579[1]
PrincipalRichard Manley[2]
Teaching staff60.74 (on an FTE basis)[1]
Enrollment801 (2016-2017)[1]
Student to teacher ratio13.19[1]
Color(s)Columbia Blue, Navy Blue, Silver             
Athletics conferenceMerrimack Valley Conference
Team nameMiddies
NewspaperThe Navagator

Dracut Senior High School is a public high school in Dracut, Massachusetts, United States.

The school's colors are Columbia blue, navy blue and silver. The team name is the Middies and the symbol is an anchor, or a “Block ‘D’”. These are references to midshipmen, as historically, the town was a place where U.S. Navy uniforms were created. The original Dracut High was built in the early 1950s and was frequently overcrowded, as roughly 1,600 students attend the school that was built for a fraction of that number, approximately 900. However, in 2011, the Massachusetts School Building Authority approved funding to construct a new Dracut High School. The majority of the project is completed as of October 2014.[3]


  1. ^ a b c d "Search for Public Schools - School Detail for Dracut Senior High". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved February 24, 2019.
  2. ^ http://dracutps.org/node/2343/people-by-department
  3. ^ "Dracut High School Renovation Project". Retrieved 13 September 2012.

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