Hazelwood East High School

11300 Dunn Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63138
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 1,249 students in grades 9-12, Hazelwood East High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 46%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,249 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : 77% (Btm 50% in MO)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Hazelwood East High School's student population of 1,249 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,249 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
75 teachers
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School Rankings

Hazelwood East High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Hazelwood East High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MO)
#1956 out of 2092 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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5%
37%
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21%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
97%
15%
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White
2%
69%
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Hawaiian
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1%
Two or more races
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5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.06
This chart display the diversity score of Hazelwood East High School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
77%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hazelwood East High School's ranking?
Hazelwood East High School is ranked #1956 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Missouri.
What schools are Hazelwood East High School often compared to?
Hazelwood East High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Hazelwood West High School, Hazelwood Central High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 21% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
What is the graduation rate of Hazelwood East High School?
The graduation rate of Hazelwood East High School is 77%, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 89%.
How many students attend Hazelwood East High School?
1,249 students attend Hazelwood East High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
97% of Hazelwood East High School students are Black, 2% of students are White, and 1% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hazelwood East High School?
Hazelwood East High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Hazelwood East High School offer ?
Hazelwood East High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Hazelwood East High School part of?
Hazelwood East High School is part of Hazelwood School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,249 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : 77% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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