Eagle Rock High School

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Eagle Rock High School
Address
1750 Yosemite Drive, Los Angeles, California 90041

Coordinates34°07′55″N 118°12′19″W / 34.1320°N 118.2053°W / 34.1320; -118.2053Coordinates: 34°07′55″N 118°12′19″W / 34.1320°N 118.2053°W / 34.1320; -118.2053
Information
TypePublic
Established1927
School districtLos Angeles Unified School District
PrincipalMylene Keipp
Faculty150
Grades7-12
Enrollment2,373 (2016-17)[1]
CampusUrban
Color(s)Green, Gray, White               
Athletics conferenceNorthern League
CIF
MascotEagle
NewspaperEagle's Scream
YearbookTotem
Website

Eagle Rock High School (ERHS) is a public school located in the Eagle Rock neighborhood of northeast Los Angeles, California.

History[edit]

The school first opened its doors on September 12, 1927.[2]

Central Region High School 13, also known as Taylor Yard and then as Sonia M. Sotomayor Learning Academies, relieved Eagle Rock of overcrowding when the school opened in 2011.[3]

Student Body[edit]

Eagle Rock High School serves the Northeast Los Angeles neighborhoods of Eagle Rock and Mt. Washington, as well as parts of Highland Park and Glassell Park.

The student body is estimated to be 60% Hispanic, 28% Asian, 9% Non-Hispanic White, 2% Black, 0.4% Pacific Islander/Native American, and 0.04% Mixed Race.[4] US News and World Report estimates that 65% of students are economically disadvantaged. Of these students, 51% are eligible for the free lunch program—capped at a household income of $29,995 for a family of four—while 14% of students are eligible for the reduced lunch program—capped at a household income of $42,643 for a family of four.[5]

Alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Eagle Rock High". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  2. ^ Eagle Rock High School History & Traditions by Eric Warren S '65
  3. ^ Central Region HS #13
  4. ^ "Eagle Rock High School Student Body". US News and World Report. Retrieved 2 June 2015.
  5. ^ "Income Eligibility Guidelines for Free and Reduced-Price Meals or Free Milk in Child Nutrition Programs". California Department of Education. Retrieved 2 June 2015.