2929 Charles St
Rockford, IL 61108
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Rockford East High School serves 1,694 students in grades 9-12.
Rockford East High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Rockford East High School's student population of 1,694 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,694 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers (18-19)
102 teachers
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School Rankings

Rockford East High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Rockford East High School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3187 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
30%
27%
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Black
29%
17%
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White
29%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
68%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
2%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,694 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 68% (Btm 50% in IL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.74

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