Rockford East High School

Rockford East High School serves 1,877 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Rockford East High School operates within the Rockford 205 School District.
Rockford 205 School District's 60% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 1877 students has grown by 32% over five years.
The teacher population of 106 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,877 students
Rockford East High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Rockford East High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 106 teachers
Rockford East High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Rockford East High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 18:1
Rockford East High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
9%
4%
Rockford East High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
24%
25%
Rockford East High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
23%
17%
Rockford East High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
40%
50%
Rockford East High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Rockford East 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.
0.73 0.66
Rockford East 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.
69%
47%
Rockford East High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
4%
3%
Rockford East High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Rockford 205 School District's student population of 29,046 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 63% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,790 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District Name Rockford 205 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
3
Number of Students Managed 29,046 849
Rockford   205 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 60% 88%
Rockford   205 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $343 MM n/a
Rockford   205 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $359 MM n/a
Rockford   205 School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,790 n/a
Rockford   205 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,333 n/a
Rockford   205 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Reg'l Learning Center Star Winn (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Abraham Lincoln Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairview Center (0.5 miles away)
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  • RockfordFairview Center
    Grades: PK | 741 students
    0.5 miles
    512 Fairview Ave
    RockfordIL 61108
    (815)229-4230
    0.5PK741
  • RockfordJohn Nelson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 482 students
    0.8 miles
    623 15th St
    RockfordIL 61104
    (815)229-2190
    0.8KG-5482
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    Grades: PK-5 | 704 students
    0.9 miles
    3615 West Gate Parkway
    RockfordIL 61108
    (815)229-2881
    0.9PK-5704
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    Grades: KG-5 | 356 students
    1.1 miles
    2325 Ohio Parkway
    RockfordIL 61108
    (815)229-2840
    1.1KG-5356
  • RockfordAbraham Lincoln Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 698 students
    1.2 miles
    1500 Charles St
    RockfordIL 61104
    (815)229-2400
    1.26-8698

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