East High School

Tel: (614)365-6096
  • East High School serves 494 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 61%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 55%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • East High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 29%.
  • East High School operates within the Columbus City School District.
  • Columbus City School District's 74% graduation rate is lower than the Ohio state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • East High School's student population of 494 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students494 students
East High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %East High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
East High School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeEast High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • East High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3224 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East High School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
61%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
55%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
East High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
n/a
2%
East High School Asian Students (1988-2006)
Hispanic
7%
5%
East High School Black Students (2002-2016)
Black
89%
16%
East High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
3%
71%
East High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
1%
5%
East High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsEast High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownOH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.200.24
East High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate60-64%
82%
East High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
40%
East High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
East High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of East High School is Columbus City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 842 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Columbus City School District's student population of 50,915 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 76% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $18,785 is higher than the state average of $12,304. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $18,258 is higher than the state average of $11,580. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameColumbus City School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    112
    2
    Number of Students Managed50,915866
    Columbus City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    32%
    61%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    31%
    55%
    District Graduation Rate
    74%
    82%
    District Total Revenue$947 MM$11 MM
    District Spending$920 MM$10 MM
    District Revenue / Student$18,785$12,304
    District Spending / Student$18,258$11,580
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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