East High School

  • 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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%.

School Overview

  • East High School's student population of 494 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students494 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,224 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 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%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
5%
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Black
89%
16%
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White
3%
71%
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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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 OH.
Diversity Score0.200.24
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Graduation Rate60-64%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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 Ohio by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbus City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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