East High School

  • East High School serves 3,758 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • East High School operates within the Aurora East Usd 131 School District.
  • Aurora East Usd 131 School District's 57% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 3758 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 196 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,758 students
East High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % East High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 196 teachers
East High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade East High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
East High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
n/a
5%
East High School Asian Students (1990-2010)
Hispanic
86%
25%
East High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
9%
17%
East High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
4%
49%
East High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
East High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
East High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.25 0.31
East High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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East High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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East High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • Aurora East Usd 131 School District's student population of 14,079 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 57% has decreased from 65% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,159 in this district is less than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,632 is less than the state average of $15,092. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Aurora East Usd 131 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 14,079 753
Aurora East Usd 131 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 57% 88%
Aurora East Usd 131 School District Graduation Rate (1998-2015)
District Total Revenue $180 MM $11 MM
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $157 MM $11 MM
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $12,159 $15,061
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,632 $15,092
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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