East High School

7500 Milwaukee Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53213
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
East High School serves 1,152 students in grades 9-12.
East High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

East High School's student population of 1,152 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,152 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

East High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of East High School is 0.51, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#765 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
16%
9%
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White
68%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.49
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Graduation Rate
95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWauwatosa School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to East High School is Plank Road Complex (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Longfellow Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee Lincoln Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 299 students
    0.1 miles
    1741 N Wauwatosa Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414) 773-1300
    0.1 PK-5 299
  • Milwaukee Hartland Fine Arts Leadership Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-2 | 62 students
    0.2 miles
    232 Church St
    Milwaukee, WI 53209
    (262) 369-6710
    0.2 K-2 62
  • Milwaukee Longfellow Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 798 students
    0.6 miles
    7600 W North Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414) 773-2400
    0.6 6-8 798
  • Milwaukee Washington Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 323 students
    0.6 miles
    2166 N 68th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414) 773-1800
    0.6 PK-5 323
  • Milwaukee Wauwatosa Stem Charter School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 135 students
    0.7 miles
    1060 N Glenview Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414) 773-1900
    0.7 K-5 135

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