East High School

East High School serves 1,070 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the IA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 20%.
East High School operates within the Waterloo Community School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is lower than the IA state average of 91%.

Overview

The student population of 1070 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,070 students
East High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
East High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade East High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
East High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
9%
9%
East High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
31%
5%
East High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
51%
80%
East High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
9%
3%
East High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups East High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IA 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.
0.63 0.21
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.
56%
34%
East High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
7%
7%
East High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,106 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,720 is higher than the state average of $11,087. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,589 is higher than the state average of $10,614. The district spending/student has grown by 43% over four years.
School District Name Waterloo Community School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 11,106 678
Waterloo Community   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 79% 91%
Waterloo Community   School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $124 MM $7 MM
Waterloo Community   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $144 MM $7 MM
Waterloo Community   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,720 $11,087
Waterloo Community   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,589 $10,614
Waterloo Community   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Expo Alternative Learning Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Expo Alternative Learning Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cunningham School (0.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WaterlooCunningham School
    1224 Mobile St
    WaterlooIA 50703
    (319)433-2600
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 414 students                      
  • WaterlooLowell Elementary School
    1628 Washington St
    WaterlooIA 50702
    (319)433-1900
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 387 students                      
  • WaterlooHighland Elementary School
    812 Idaho
    WaterlooIA 50703
    (319)433-2630
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 509 students                      
  • WaterlooExpo Alternative Learning Center
    Alternative School
    1410 Independence
    WaterlooIA 50703
    (319)433-1930
    Alternative School

    1.2 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 434 students                      
  • WaterlooIrving Elementary School
    1115 West 5th St
    WaterlooIA 50702
    (319)433-2800
    1.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 408 students                      

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