East Central High School in San Antonio East Township, TX - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    2,810
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    251 3.8
  • Ranking

East Central High School is a public coed school in San Antonio East Township, Texas. It has 2,810 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 76% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 251 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

7173 Fm 1628
San Antonio, TX 78263
(210) 649-2951

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 251 reviews
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    • Recent Alumnus
    • 4
    Teachers: The teachers at East Central are great. They often connect with the students so well it's like they're family. They make sure you're understanding the work & not just doing it. I was blessed to be in the district.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: This school is great when it comes to after school activities such as soccer.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Overall Experience: i love this school and the memories i made i will never forget.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: The teachers at east central high school are very organized.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Overall Experience: Friends were the best part

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.66 John Glenn Elementary School Public, Coed
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3.33 East Central Heritage Middle School Public, Coed
3.33 Oak Crest Intermediate School Public, Coed
3.00 Sinclair Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Harmony Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Salado Intermediate School Public, Coed
3.00 Legacy Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 James L. Masters Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Jubilee Academy Public, Charter, Alternative, Coed
2.33 Hirsch Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Karen Wagner High School Public, Coed
3.33 Pecan Valley Elementary School Public, Coed
Holy Name Catholic School Private, Religious, Coed
3.00 Highland Forest Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Houston High School Public, Magnet, Coed
2.33 Davis Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 Henry Metzger Middle School Public, Coed
2.66 Candlewood Elementary School Public, Coed
2.00 Southwest Preparatory School - Southeast Campus Public, Charter, Alternative, Coed
2.00 Rogers Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 Hopkins Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 W.W. White Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Brooks Academy of Science & Engineering Public, Charter, Coed
3.00 Elolf Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 North Elementary School Public, Coed
Bexar County Learning Center Public, Alternative, All-Boys
2.66 William Paschall Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Woodlake Elementary School Public, Coed
Maranatha Adventist School Private, Religious, Coed
2.66 Cameron Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 M.L. King Academy Public, Charter, Coed
2.66 Converse Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Schenck Elementary School Public, Coed
2.00 P.F. Stewart Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Gates Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Mission Academy Public, Coed
2.66 Highland Hills Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Foster Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Kirby Middle School Public, Coed
2.00 Highlands High School Public, Magnet, Coed
2.33 Dorie Miller Elementary School Public, Coed
2.66 Muriel Forbes Elementary School Public, Coed
George Gervin Education & Training Center Public, Charter, Alternative, Coed
Seidel Learning Center Public, Alternative, Coed
3.00 La Vernia Intermediate School Public, Coed
2.33 La Vernia Primary School Public, Coed
2.33 Charles C. Ball Elementary School Public, Coed

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.33 Karen Wagner High School 8 mi. 2,236
2.66 Brooks Academy of Science & Engineering 8 mi. 1,511
2.00 Highlands High School 9 mi. 1,719
2.66 Judson High School 11 mi. 3,395
3.33 Roosevelt High School 12 mi. 2,907

Around East Central High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 49%
Male 50%

Student Diversity

East Central High School United States Texas Brooks Academy of Science & Engineering Highlands High School Judson High School Karen Wagner High School Roosevelt High School
Hispanic 67.0% 25.0% 51.5% 88.0% 88.0% 47.0% 54.0% 59.0%
White 22.0% 51.0% 29.8% 8.0% 2.0% 21.0% 9.0% 15.0%
African American 8.0% 15.0% 12.4% 1.0% 7.0% 24.0% 32.0% 17.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Asian 0% 4.8% 3.7% 0% 0% 2.0% 1.0% 3.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 1.9% 0% 0% 3.0% 1.0% 3.0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 28.4%
Grade 10 26.6%
Grade 11 23.6%
Grade 12 21.5%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 39 responses

  • 77% Yes
  • 18% Not sure.
  • 5% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 33 responses

  • 33% The programs,the teacher involvement.
  • 27% The teachers
  • 21% The band, choir, theatre, sports, etc.
  • 19% School spirit

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

  • 31% The amount of students.
  • 23% FOOD
  • 15% Dress code
  • 10% Politics when it comes to sports
  • 8% NOTHING
  • 8% Construction
  • 5% Attitude of student here aren´t always positive

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 34 responses

  • 32% The agriculture program
  • 29% The number of programs they have.
  • 24% The teachers
  • 9% Our school has a program for special ED
  • 6% The support from everyone at the school

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 32 responses

  • 53% Positive and supportive
  • 47% Diverse

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 26 responses

  • 58% Join clubs, Get good grades, get envolved
  • 15% Join a club
  • 12% Challenge yourself by taking higher level classes.
  • 8% Don't give up in Colloquium because it's too hard.
  • 8% Join AVID it can change your life

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 33 responses

  • 21% I love everything about this school.
  • 70% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 9% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.