East High School
East High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:
- Category Attribute
- Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 5%)
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 10%)
East High School's student population of 2,236 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 116 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||2,236 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||116 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
East High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,227 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of East High School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (IA)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#1214 out of 1227 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1||14:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Des Moines Independent Community School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to East High School is North High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hiatt Middle School (0.4 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Des Moines Hiatt Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 656 students
1430 E. University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50316
(515) 242-7774 0.4 6-8 656
- Des Moines Capitol View Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 594 students
320 E. 16th
Des Moines, IA 50316
(515) 242-8402 0.6 PK-5 594
- Des Moines Moulton Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 504 students
1541 8th Street
Des Moines, IA 50314
(515) 242-8427 1.5 PK-5 504
- Des Moines Mckinley Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 283 students
1610 Se 6th Street
Des Moines, IA 50315
(515) 242-8423 1.6 PK-5 283
Great school to attend and teach. I had the pleasure to do both.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Brett
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