Eastern Junior-Senior High School

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Eastern Junior-Senior High School
Eastern High School.jpg
Address
421 South Harrison
Greentown, Indiana, Howard County 46936
United States
Coordinates 40°28′23″N 85°58′18″W / 40.47306°N 85.97167°W / 40.47306; -85.97167Coordinates: 40°28′23″N 85°58′18″W / 40.47306°N 85.97167°W / 40.47306; -85.97167
Information
Type Public high school
Motto "A tradition of excellence and a vision for tomorrow."
Established 1951
School district Eastern Howard School Corporation
Principal Keith Richie
Teaching staff 40.50 (FTE)
Grades 6-12
Enrollment 703 (2013-2014)
Student to teacher ratio 17.36
Color(s)          
Athletics conference Hoosier Heartland Conference (HHC)
Team name Comets
Website
[1]

Eastern Junior-Senior High School is a public middle school and high school located in Greentown, Indiana serviced by the Eastern Howard School Corporation. It had 684 students enrolled for the 2012-2013 school year.[2]

The school also contains the town's library, which doubles as the school's library.[3] It is a part of the "Evergreen Indiana" network of libraries across Indiana.

Demographics[edit]

The demographic breakdown of the 703 students enrolled for the 2013-2014 school year was:

  • Male - 50.8%
  • Female - 49.2%
  • Native American/Alaskan - 0.1%
  • Asian/Pacific islanders - 1.3%
  • Black - 0.7%
  • Hispanic - 3.1%
  • White - 91.2%
  • Multiracial - 3.6%

26.3% of the students were eligible for free or reduced lunch.[1]

Athletics[edit]

The Eastern Comets compete in the Hoosier Heartland Conference. The school colors are green and gold. Eastern offers the following sports:[4]

  • Baseball (boys)
  • Basketball (girls & boys)
  • Cross country (girls & boys)
  • Football (boys)
  • Golf (girls & boys)
  • Softball (girls)
    • State champions - 2003, 2005[5]
  • Soccer (girls & boys)
  • Swimming (girls & boys)
  • Tennis (girls & boys)
  • Track (girls & boys)
  • Volleyball (girls)
  • Wrestling (boys)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Search for Public Schools - School Detail for Eastern Jr & Sr High School". ed.gov. Retrieved 5 November 2015. 
  2. ^ "IDOE School Report". Retrieved 4 December 2013. 
  3. ^ "Greentown Public Library Official Site". Retrieved 4 December 2013. 
  4. ^ "2015-2016 School Directory" (Pdf). Ihsaa.org. IHSAA. p. 47. Retrieved 5 November 2015. 
  5. ^ "IHSAA State Championships by School". ihsaa.org. Retrieved 5 November 2015. 

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