East Detroit High School

East Detroit High School serves 1,274 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
East Detroit High School operates within the East Detroit School District.
East Detroit School District's 62% graduation rate is lower than the MI state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 1274 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,274 students
East Detroit High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % East Detroit High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
East Detroit High School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade East Detroit High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 19:1
East Detroit High School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
East Detroit High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
1%
7%
East Detroit High School Black Students (2003-2014)
Black
70%
18%
East Detroit High School Black Students (1995-2014)
White
21%
68%
East Detroit High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
7%
3%
East Detroit High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.47 0.27
East Detroit High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
75%
43%
East Detroit High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
6%
East Detroit High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

East Detroit School District's student population of 3,822 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has increased from 51% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,422 in this district is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,430 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name East Detroit School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,822 784
East Detroit School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 62% 82%
East Detroit School District Graduation Rate (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $11 MM
East Detroit School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $54 MM $11 MM
East Detroit School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,422 $11,681
East Detroit School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,430 $11,849
East Detroit School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Eaton Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eaton Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crescentwood Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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    0.5 miles
    14500 Crescentwood
    EastpointeMI 48021
    (586)533-3200
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    Grades: KG-12 | 379 students
    0.5 miles
    21450 Universal Ave
    EastpointeMI 48021
    (586)777-1519
    0.5KG-12379
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    0.5 miles
    23750 David Ave
    EastpointeMI 48021
    (586)533-3900
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    Grades: 3-5 | 361 students
    0.7 miles
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    EastpointeMI 48021
    (586)533-3400
    0.73-5361
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    Grades: KG-8 | 96 students
    0.9 miles
    14057 East Nine Mile Rd
    WarrenMI 48089
    (616)558-2452
    0.9KG-896

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