East High School

  • East High School serves 2,216 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 29% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 41%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • East High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas 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 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

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School Overview

  • East High School's student population of 2,216 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 150 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,216 students
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Total Classroom Teachers150 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,268 schools in Kansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East High School is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East High School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East High School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in East High School and percentage of American Indian students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
11%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in East High School and the percentage of Asian students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
31%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in East High School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
19%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East High School and the percentage of Black students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
31%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in East High School and the percentage of White students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
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 students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.760.31
This chart display the diversity score of East High School and the average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of East High School and graduation rate of Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWichita School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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