2013 Academic Indicators
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 2,268 Students
- 117 Teachers
East High School
815 EAST 13TH ST
DES MOINES, IA 50316
Phone: (515) 242-7788
At East High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at East High School is 3 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 51 percent. East High School is 1 of 7 high schools in the Des Moines Independent Community School District.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||51%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||72%|
U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).
|Proficient in Reading||59%|
|Proficient in Math||54%|
|College Readiness Index||1.7|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in Reading (district average)||58%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||51%|
|College Readiness (district average)||6.7|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.
International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.