East Grand Rapids High School

  • East Grand Rapids High School serves 992 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 92% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • East Grand Rapids High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 32%.

Top Placements

East Grand Rapids High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • East Grand Rapids High School's student population of 992 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students992 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Grand Rapids High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,159 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Grand Rapids High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#63 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
4%
18%
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White
91%
68%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Grand Rapids High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.170.28
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Graduation Rate
92%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Grand Rapids High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Grand Rapids School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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