School Details

Eastern High School

2200 Pettis Avenue Northeast, Ada, MI 49301
(616) 493-8830
10

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 841 students 19 students/teacher (MI avg is 18)

Test Scores by grade

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45%
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75%
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47%

Michigan Merit Examination (MME)

In 2010-2011 Michigan used the Michigan Merit Examination (MME) to assess students in grade 11 in reading, writing, math, science and social studies. The MME is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Michigan. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2011
  • Forest Hills Public Schools average
  • Michigan state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Eastern High School is a public high school in Forest Hills. The principal of Eastern High School is Stephen Harvey, whose e-mail is sharvey@fhps.net. 841 students go to Eastern High School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Asian. 11% of the 841 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Eastern High School is 19:1. Kent Vocational Options is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French
  • Japanese
  • Latin
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bicycling
  • Cheerleading
  • Crew
  • Cross country
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Lacrosse
  • P.E. classes
  • Rugby
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Water polo
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 88% 88%
Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 7%
Asian 5% %
Hispanic 3% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 4%
Multiracial 2% %
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.4% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 11% 9%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    Worst school ever. Don't bring your child here . Bad teachers annoying students and an overall overrated school.

  • (6 years ago)

    At FHE the teachers and students are very friendly and open. Theres always new opportunities opening up and it is such a great environment. The academics sports technology and campus are all fantastic. I would recommend Eastern to any parent looking for the best school for their student.

  • (7 years ago)

    Overall great school! Brand new building with new technology! Great teachers and students!

  • (7 years ago)

    Pretty school decent teachers. Mean students.

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  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
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