Secondary School Profile



Bur Oak Secondary School (933346)

Address: 933 Bur Oak Avenue, Markham, Ontario, L6E 1G4
Phone Number: (905) 202-1234
Fax Number: (905) 202-1236
Enrolment: 1310
Grades Available: 9-12
School Website (if available): Bur Oak Secondary School
Board Name: York Region DSB (B66095)

What you can find:

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Grade 9 Student Achievement (Math) – 2012-13

  School Province 
English students French students
Academic Math: Percentage of students achieving the provincial standard  96% 84% 81%
Change in academic math achievement over three years  0 points -1 points +11 points
Applied Math: Percentage of students achieving the provincial standard  87% 44% 51%
Change in applied math achievement over three years  +3 points +2 points +14 points
Note: Data may be marked as not available (NA) for a variety of different reasons. See the glossary for details.


Grade 10 Student Achievement (Literacy) – 2012-13

  School Province 
English students French students
Literacy: Percentage of students who passed test on their first attempt  92% 82% 88%
Change in literacy achievement over three years  +1 points -1 points +2 points
Note: Data may be marked as not available (NA) for a variety of different reasons. See the glossary for details.


Student Population

  School Province 
Percentage of students who live in lower-income households  21% 16.7%
Percentage of students whose parents have some university education  40% 36.8%
Percentage of students who receive special education services  9.8% 14.2%
Percentage of students identified as gifted  0.3% 1.4%
Percentage of students whose first language is not English  59.9% 23.7%
Percentage of students who are new to Canada from non-English speaking country  3.6% 3.0%
Percentage of students whose first language is not French  100% 96.7%
Percentage of students who are new to Canada from non-French speaking country  3.9% 3.2%
Note: Data may be marked as not available (NA) for a variety of different reasons. See the glossary for details.


For more information about this school, please contact the school directly, or visit the school and/or school board websites.

School Website (if available): Bur Oak Secondary School
Board Website: York Region DSB