Rockford East High School

Rockford East High School serves 1,721 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% 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.
The school district's 55% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1721 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 105 teachers has grown by 45% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,721 students
Rockford East High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 105 teachers
Rockford East High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Rockford East High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Rockford East High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
9%
4%
Rockford East High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
24%
24%
Rockford East High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
22%
19%
Rockford East High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
41%
50%
Rockford East High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Rockford East High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Rockford East High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL 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.
0.72 0.30
Rockford East 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.
70%
45%
Rockford East High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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.
3%
6%
Rockford East High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 30,446 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 55% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,640 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,105 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Rockford 205 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
3
Number of Students Managed 30,446 932
Rockford   205 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 55% 88%
Rockford   205 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $360 MM $10 MM
Rockford   205 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $316 MM $10 MM
Rockford   205 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,640 $10,546
Rockford   205 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,105 $10,416
Rockford   205 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Regional Learning Center (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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RockfordFairview Center
    512 Fairview Ave
    RockfordIL 61108
    (815)229-4230
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK | 794 students                      
  • RockfordJohn Nelson Elementary School
    623 15th St
    RockfordIL 61104
    (815)229-2190
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 514 students                      
  • RockfordRolling Green Elementary School
    3615 West Gate Parkway
    RockfordIL 61108
    (815)229-2881
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 690 students                      
  • RockfordWhitehead Elementary School
    2325 Ohio Parkway
    RockfordIL 61108
    (815)229-2840
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 342 students                      
  • RockfordAbraham Lincoln Middle School
    1500 Charles St
    RockfordIL 61104
    (815)229-2400
    1.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 741 students                      

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