East High School (Cleveland, Ohio)

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East High School
1349 East 79th Street
Cleveland, Ohio, (Cuyahoga County) 44103
United States
Coordinates 41°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
Type Public, Coeducational high school
Opened 1900
Closed June 10, 2010
Superintendent [1]
Principal Carol Lockhart (Time of the closing)[1]
Grades 9-12
Color(s) Blue and Gold [1]         
Athletics conference Senate League[1]
Mascot Blue Bombers
Team name Blue Bombers[1]
Athletic Director Andre 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 are 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]

External links[edit]

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