East High School



East High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

East High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 152
10 120
11 134
12 156

East High School is a public high school of the Shelby County School District located in Memphis, TN. It has 562 students in grades 9th through 12th. East High School is the 233rd largest public high school in Tennessee and the 9,858th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.6 to 1.

Total Students: 562
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,858th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Tennessee: 233rd out of 433
Student/Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 294th out of 423
Full Time Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 257th out of 423

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East High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 284
(51%)
18,112
(50%)
 Female 278
(49%)
18,257
(50%)

East High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 530
(94%)
29,258
(80%)
 Hispanic 13
(2%)
3,276
(9%)
 White 10
(2%)
2,565
(7%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
612
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
28
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
618
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
12
(0%)

East High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 489
(87%)
28,220
(78%)
 Not Eligible 73
(13%)
8,149
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

East High School is ranked 134th out of 410 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of East High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

East High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2013 765
2014 582
2015 562

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2013 N/A
2014 18.8
2015 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2013 0.8483660130719
2014 0.6426116838488
2015 0.87010676156584

Compare East High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,487.3% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
This School 87.0%
 

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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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