East High School

  • East High School serves 141 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • East High School's student population of 141 students has declined by 63% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 59% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students141 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East High School's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East High School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#991 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:114:1
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Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
86%
17%
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White
2%
44%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.260.39
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Graduation Rate35-39%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBuffalo City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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