Downingtown High School East Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,089
College Readiness Index
33.2
Math Proficiency
3.5
Reading Proficiency
3.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,739 Students
  • 123 Teachers

Downingtown High School East
50 DEVON DR
EXTON, PA 19341

Phone: (610) 363-6400

District: Downingtown Area School District

Overview

Downingtown High School East is ranked 27th within Pennsylvania. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Downingtown High School East is 40 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 16 percent. Downingtown High School East is 1 of 2 high schools in the Downingtown Area School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1089
State Rank
#27

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,739
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 16%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 5%
Full-Time Teachers 123

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Test Scores

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 92%
Proficient in Math 89%
College Readiness Index 33.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 2
Total Students 3,251
Proficient in Reading (district average) 90%
Proficient in Math (district average) 86%
College Readiness (district average) 32.1

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