Eastern High School (Washington, D.C.)

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Eastern High School
Eastern Senior High School - Washington, DC.jpg
The Pride Of Capitol Hill
1700 East Capitol Street NE
Washington, D.C.

United States
Coordinates 38°53′26″N 76°58′49″W / 38.89056°N 76.98028°W / 38.89056; -76.98028Coordinates: 38°53′26″N 76°58′49″W / 38.89056°N 76.98028°W / 38.89056; -76.98028
Type Public
Established 1890
School district District of Columbia Public Schools
NCES School ID 110003000078
Principal Rachel Skerritt
Faculty 36.00 (on FTE basis)[1]
Grades 9 to 12
Enrollment 802[1] (2013–14)
Student to teacher ratio 9.78:1[1]
Color(s) Blue and White
Mascot Rambler
Metro Stop Stadium Armory

Eastern High School is a public high school located in Washington, D.C.. It educates about 350 students in grades 9 to 10. Eastern High School was a part of the DCPS restructuring project. The school is expecting 1500 students in 2014 into their college ready program. This will make Eastern the 2nd biggest high school in DCPS after Wilson leading with over 1500 students.[1] The school is part of District of Columbia Public Schools. Eastern High was founded in 1890 as the Capitol Hill High School was later relocated and rebuilt in the collegiate gothic style and renamed Eastern Senior High School.[2]


  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Soccer
  • Baseball

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