East Hartford High School

  • East Hartford High School serves 1,728 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • East Hartford High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Connecticut state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • East Hartford High School's student population of 1,728 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 124 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,728 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of East Hartford High School
Total Classroom Teachers124 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Hartford High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of East Hartford High School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#789 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
43%
25%
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Black
36%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East Hartford High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
15%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Hartford High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.670.64
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Graduation Rate
93%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Hartford High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Hartford High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Hartford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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