Lapeer East High School

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Lapeer East High School
Location
933 South Saginaw Street
Lapeer, Michigan

United States
Coordinates 43°02′20″N 83°18′14″W / 43.039°N 83.304°W / 43.039; -83.304Coordinates: 43°02′20″N 83°18′14″W / 43.039°N 83.304°W / 43.039; -83.304
Information
Type Public
Motto The mission of Lapeer East High School, in collaboration with parents and community, is to create an environment that fosters intellectual growth and that challenges and empowers students to become responsible, contributing members of society.
Established 1975
Principal Douglas Lindsay[1]
Faculty 68.8 (on FTE basis)[2]
Grades 9 to 12
Enrollment 1,499[2] (2006–07)
Student to teacher ratio 21.8:1[2]
Color(s) Green And Gold
Mascot Eagle
Website

Lapeer East High School was a public high school located in Lapeer, Michigan. It was the rival school of Lapeer West High School. In 2010, all portable classrooms were removed and the school was reverted to 9-12 grade students. It was built in 1975 as a result of overcrowding of the former Lapeer High School, which became Lapeer West High School. Starting in 2014, Lapeer East will be renamed Lapeer High School due to the consolidation of the two high schools, the consolidation owing to declining enrollments at both high schools. Which was due to an increasingly low number of elementary and kindergarten enrollments.

Notable alumni[edit]

  • Jake Long - Member of NFL's Atlanta Falcons

References[edit]

  1. ^ "[1]" (PDF). Lapeer East High School. Retrieved on 2009-09-28.
  2. ^ a b c "Lapeer East Senior High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved on 2009-09-28. "Students: 1,499 (2006-2007)"