869 Forbes St.
East Hartford, CT 06118
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
East Hartford High School serves 1,728 students in grades 9-12.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 58%) for the 2018-19 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 Rankings

East Hartford High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut for:

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School Overview

East Hartford High School's student population of 1,728 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 124 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,728 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
124 teachers
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School Rankings

East Hartford High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 957 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
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State Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank
#808 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
43%
25%
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Black
36%
13%
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White
15%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Graduation Rate
93%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,728 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Btm 50% in CT)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 20%)

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