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Plano East Senior High School is a public school in Plano, TX. It has 2,903 students in grades 11-12. There have been 504 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Teachers: The teachers at PESH are all mostly friendly people with a variety of teaching techniques. Most teachers have different methods of teaching so students learn in different ways.

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On Student Culture & Diversity: The student population has a large diversity of ethnic groups. Although there are cliques within the school, not all of them are based on ethnic background. Everyone can make a friend who has similar interests and although many stick to their own group of friends, everyone still interacts with others no matter what clique.

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On Academics: The workload for students matches the intensity of the class. Overall, teachers are passionate in what they're doing and the curriculum matches to what we need to be learning and in an organized manner.

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On Food: The cafeteria had a variety of food but the good quality food was pricey compared to the regular food that the school offers. There was a variety of food choice and if one wanted to eat healthier that choice is available.

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On Health & Safety: Overall students minded their own business and bullying wasn't a big issue or at least not common. There were support groups available and two police on patrol around the school as safety precautions.

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Plano East Senior High School is a public school in Plano, TX. It has 2,903 students in grades 11-12. There have been 504 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

92%

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1840

Based on 171 students surveyed
Math
630
Verbal
610
Writing
600

ACT:
29

Based on 103 students surveyed
Math
29
English
29
Reading
28
Science
28
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 28 responses

  • 21% Diversity
  • 16% Variety of classes
  • 16% OFF CAMPUS LUNCH
  • 11% Library
  • 11% Friends
  • 9% Open-mindedness
  • 9% Tutoring Availability
  • 8% Band!

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 26 responses

  • 29% Students who don't care about anything
  • 22% Sanitation
  • 16% Not enough lunch variety
  • 14% Apathetic teachers
  • 6% Drug trafficking
  • 6% Little police enforcement
  • 6% Strictness

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 27 responses

  • 41% Study HARD. Because there's a lot of competition
  • 19% The IB students make rank almost impossible
  • 19% Be yourself, study, and remember why you're there!
  • 7% Cool class options like video game design.
  • 7% Auto tech and Engineering Design class
  • 7% Have fun

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 28 responses

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 42 responses

  • 69% Yes
  • 21% Not sure.
  • 10% No

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 27 responses

  • 59% Very large IB and AP population.
  • 26% IB World/AP classes, music, sports, journalism
  • 15% IB/AP Programs, Music programs, Education

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
52.0%
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Female
48.0%
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Racial Diversity

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White
41.2%
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Hispanic
25.9%
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Asian
15.4%
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African American
13.6%
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Multiracial
3.2%
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Native American
0.6%
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Pacific Islander
0.1%