East High School (Cleveland, Ohio)

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East High School
1349 East 79th Street
Cleveland, (Cuyahoga County), Ohio 44103
United States
Coordinates41°31′8″N 81°37′57″W / 41.51889°N 81.63250°W / 41.51889; -81.63250Coordinates: 41°31′8″N 81°37′57″W / 41.51889°N 81.63250°W / 41.51889; -81.63250
TypePublic, Coeducational high school
ClosedJune 10, 2010
PrincipalCarol Lockhart (at time of closing)[1]
Color(s)Blue and Gold [1]         
Athletics conferenceSenate League[1]
MascotBlue Bombers
Team nameBlue Bombers[1]
Athletic DirectorAndre Haynes[1]

East High School was a public high school located in Cleveland, Ohio. It is part of the Cleveland Metropolitan School District. East's sports teams were nicknamed the Blue Bombers. The school gymnasium suffered a roof collapse in 2000.[2][3] On June 10, 2010 East High was closed by the 2010 Academic Transformation Plan that was issued by the Cleveland School System.

East High School utilized a small school concept. The three small schools once housed on East's Campus were:

  • School of Applied Science and Technology
  • Academy of Creative Expression
  • Institute of Business, Law and Technology

Ohio High School Athletic Association State Championships[edit]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association member directory". Retrieved 2010-02-17.
  2. ^ "High school gym roof collapses in Cleveland". CNN. 2000-10-06. Retrieved 2010-05-01.
  3. ^ http://www.wcpn.org/WCPN/news/7156
  4. ^ OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association Web site". Retrieved 2006-12-31.

External links[edit]

East High School yearbooks available on Cleveland Public Library Digital Gallery, various years 1901 through 2008