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About This School

East Boston High School is a public high school in Boston. The principal of East Boston High School is Michael Rubin. 1,382 children attend East Boston High School and identify primarily as Hispanic, Asian/Pacific Islander, and Asian. 84% of the 1,382 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at East Boston High School is 16:1. Seaport Academy is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Ceramics sculpture
    • Chorus
    • Computer arts
    • Dance
    • Drawing painting
    • Photography
    • Theater drama
    • Video film production
  • Languages Taught

    • French
    • Italian
    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Cheerleading
    • Cross country
    • Field hockey
    • Football
    • P.E. classes
    • Soccer
    • Softball
    • Swimming
    • Track
    • Volleyball
    • Wrestling
    • Yoga

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 67% 38%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 9%
Asian 2% %
White, non-Hispanic 16% 13%
Black, non-Hispanic 14% 38%
Multiracial 0.9% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 84% 74%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    I graduated in 2008 and I had my ups and downs but I manage to overcome it and I competed in powerlifting and I met good people who im still friends with today a special thanks to phil brangiforte jeff olson mr.larkin rosalia chiulli mrs. rowan mitch jay harris and ken Guittar your friend Dennis Chad Gomez

  • (2 years ago)

    I believe that this school brought it back all my hopes my daughter as a especial needs has the help there that I never had in other schools in MA she attended especial needs programs in other cities and they are not even close to the staff at the East Boston High thank you so much for everything God bless you guys all.

  • (2 years ago)

    East Boston School has a very strang leader our Headmaster has his hand in everything that goe's on in that school. I am sure if you would take the time to meet with him and the staff. When a staff member will go out of his way or her's to help a child in need They are there for them. The school's guidence office is the best. If it was not for the family center alot of kid's and parent's would be lost. A child need's to want an education and go to school in order to follow their dream's. School is not a prison. Parent's need to be involved in what is going on with the child and with the school. Talk to the teacher's House Dean's Guidence office.You would be surprised at the out come. Join the S.P.C.come to a meeting . You are a parent you are already on it.Don't Juge a book by it's cover . Come and take a tour of the school. Call the family center make an appointment .

  • (3 years ago)

    this school prepared me for college without chioffi i would have been lost thanks a bunch

  • (4 years ago)

    i think that if you are willing to learn as a student this school meets high education standards

  • (4 years ago)

    Great school and great teaches. They actually do care about their students.

  • (4 years ago)

    Theres so many bad things people say about this school but truth be told is a huge help with college you just have to be with the right crowd that studies and actually want a future

  • (5 years ago)

    I attend East Boston High as a sophmore and personally this school is terrible. The teachers are a mess and the school itself is disgusting. the students attending are bad influences. I am happy to say I am transferring out of this school )

  • (5 years ago)

    I went to this school. Was doubted my whole time there You were labeled the minute you walked in there. If you aren't tough don't come to this school. S House was the best house to be apart of.

  • (5 years ago)

    I will say is not the best school to go to. The discipline needs to be reinforce while being fair to each individual student and the teachers need to be monitored closely.

  • (5 years ago)

    At eastboston high school i feel very supported as a student and as a teen mom. they understand that sotimes 'things happen' and that we should expect the unexpected i have to leave eastie due to moving arrangements and that is goin to be ver dissapointing for me and very sad. I recommend eastie to students who are interested in COLLEGE and overal sucess!

  • (5 years ago)

    This school is a Class Act. They go above and Beyond any other school in the City but BLS. The Athletics are 2nd to none. There is something for everyone and with the outside help from the Local Boston Police Dept they keep a extra eye on your Child. Your Child can advance with your help and the Help of one of the Best Schools in the City.

  • (6 years ago)

    I think that this school is ok but there are way better schools in boston other then this school i recommend to really not to go to this school even though i go to the school but its not bad its just ok.

  • (6 years ago)

    I am a student in East Boston High School and unfortunalely if you're searching for a school to let your child go to dont pick this one. Most of the students in this school aren't involved in school at all but not all of us are bad. I'm counting down the days until I graduate so that i can move on. There indeffinatley are more prestigious schools in the greater Boston area your child can go far in.

  • (6 years ago)

    This school has nothing good in it i dont feel comfertable with my child going here. there are too many bad influences going on inside and around the school. my children have learned nothing here and have been switched to a nearby school

  • (7 years ago)

    The family that this school creates is like no other that I have been to! It's fabulous especially for a urban public school.

  • (7 years ago)

    An excellent school. The teachers and staff are caring and understanding. The guidance dept. goes over above and all out for their students. As a BLA transfer they made my daughters transition into EBH smooth and rewarding. I only wish I made the move sooner. There is clearly a team effort at EBH. Everyone is treated equally and with respect. I would recommend this school to anyone who wants to succeed. The staff at EBH will help you do just that.

  • (8 years ago)

    Good school Good teachers.

  • (9 years ago)

    eyo this school is the definition of illmatic. the teachers are nice and understanding and the staff is too. the principal is also a very understanding individual himself. He knows about the strugles because he is a brother and he is an exellent leader. this school is truly one of a kind.

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