East Hartford High School

East Hartford High School serves 1,641 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 41%.
East Hartford High School operates within the East Hartford School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is lower than the CT state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1641 students has declined by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 129 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,641 students
East Hartford High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 129 teachers
East Hartford High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade East Hartford High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
East Hartford High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
4%
East Hartford High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
42%
21%
East Hartford High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
35%
13%
East Hartford High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
19%
59%
East Hartford High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups East Hartford High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.67 0.40
East Hartford High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
48%
32%
East Hartford High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
8%
5%
East Hartford High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,043 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,360 is less than the state average of $15,687. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,550 is higher than the state average of $15,388. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name East Hartford School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 7,043 1,728
East Hartford   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 74% 88%
East Hartford   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $111 MM $29 MM
East Hartford   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $113 MM $28 MM
East Hartford   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,360 $15,687
East Hartford   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,550 $15,388
East Hartford   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Connecticut Ib Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sunset Ridge School Elementary Academy For Arts An (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Joseph O. Goodwin School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Hartford Connecticut Ib Academy
    Magnet School
    857 Forbes St
    East HartfordCT 06118
    (860)622-5560
    Magnet School

    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 188 students                      
  • East HartfordStevens Alternate High School
    Alternative School
    40 Butternut Dr
    East HartfordCT 06118
    (860)622-5999
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 173 students                      
  • East HartfordSunset Ridge School Elementary Academy For Arts An
    450 Forbes St
    East HartfordCT 06118
    (860)622-5800
    0.9 mi | Gr. 4-6 | 308 students                      
  • East HartfordJoseph O. Goodwin School
    1235 Forbes St
    East HartfordCT 06118
    (860)622-5420
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 314 students                      
  • East HartfordGovernor William Pitkin School
    330 Hills St
    East HartfordCT 06118
    (860)622-5481
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 323 students                      

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