East Boston High School
Our motto: Class, Pride, and Tradition since 1880


  • Five mobile computer labs, with Chrome books available for all
  • Advanced Placement and Honors courses 
  • Electives in Academy of Management, media, visual arts, chorus, and JROTC
  • School-wide focus on literacy
  • SAT prep program with college readiness component
  • Teens Connect program with a career readiness component
  • Arts program featuring visual arts, theater arts, and media arts
  • Boston Scholar Athletes (BSA), a student-athlete advisory and support center
  • Winner of Entrepreneurship Student Distinction Award, MGH Partnership Initiative, and Verizon Hispanic Heritage Award
  • Accredited by the New England Association of Schools & Colleges (NEASC)
  • NEW this year: Ninth Grade Academy focused on extra supports and tutoring through off/on-site resources and outside agencies; ninth graders are required to wear a uniform.
  • Academic awards ceremonies each term and an annual scholarship and awards banquet in June
  • Successful athletic and after-school programs, and an annual athletic awards ceremony
  • On-site Parent Center to help parents understand the school’s curriculum, policies, and assessments
  • MCAS, PSAT, and SAT tutoring, plus extra support for students in grades 11 and 12 who have not yet passed MCAS, including before and after school tutoring and a staff mentor


School partners:


  • Boston Private Industry Council, Bunker Hill CC, Dartmouth College SEAD Program, East Boston YMCA, Harvard University, Mass. General Hospital, East Boston Youth Workers Task Force, Massport, Tenacity, Talent Search, GEAR-UP, UMass Boston (AP Bridge and TAG programs).



Phil Brangiforte
Assistant Headmaster
Judith Blanco 

86 White Street
East Boston, MA 02128

Phone: 617-635-9896
Fax: 617-635-9726
School website
School Hours
7:30 a.m. - 1:50 p.m.
Early Dismissal, day before Thanksgiving and last two days of school: 11:50 a.m.

Grades: 9-12
Level: High
School Type: Traditional