Eastern High School

  • Eastern High School serves 1,262 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 7% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Eastern High School's student population of 1,262 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students1,262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Eastern High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Eastern High School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2776 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Eastern High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
8%
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Black
35%
18%
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White
28%
66%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Eastern High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.740.28
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Graduation Rate80-84%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Eastern High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Eastern High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLansing Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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