Rockford East High School

  • Rockford East High School serves 1,905 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Rockford East High School operates within the Rockford 205 School District.
  • Rockford 205 School District's 60% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1905 students has grown by 27% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 113 teachers has grown by 37% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,905 students
Rockford East High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Rockford East High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 113 teachers
Rockford East High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Rockford East High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more 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 17:1 16:1
Rockford East High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
8%
5%
Rockford East High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
27%
25%
Rockford East High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
23%
17%
Rockford East High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
38%
49%
Rockford East High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Rockford East High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Rockford East High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Rockford East High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.73 0.31
Rockford 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.
74%
52%
Rockford East High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
5%
2%
Rockford East High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Rockford 205 School District's student population of 28,467 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 90% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,141 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,590 is higher than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 40% over four years.
School District Name Rockford 205 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
3
Number of Students Managed 28,467 753
Rockford 205 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 60% 88%
Rockford 205 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $411 MM $12 MM
Rockford 205 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $453 MM $11 MM
Rockford 205 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,141 $16,005
Rockford 205 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,590 $14,988
Rockford 205 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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