Proviso East High School

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807 S 1st Ave

Maywood, IL 60153

(708) 344-7000

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,819

Students Per Teacher: 19

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Proviso East High School

Proviso East isn't a bad school. the onle resaon there are 30 students to one teacher in becasue truthfully the is about 20 kidds to a teacher the rest of the kids don't coemto school and there are budgte cuts just like the rest of the schools .Proviso east is the oldes school and is actully doin better ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/06/10

I am a teacher a Proviso East for 9 years. I can tell you that the school has improved greatly regarding the rules and the enforcement of those rules. There has been zero tolerance for fighting and not doing the right thing. Now lets keep the students in class. Maybe I will have more than 10 parents ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 10/02/09

proviso east has alot of problems. You can't get answer from adminstration about the school policy had book. Everyone you speak to has different answer. No one seems to know what going on. This is from a concern parent. I need help and answer now.

Posted by a parent on 09/23/09

Proviso East is a poor school. There are like 30 students to one class. There is never any soap and paper towels in the bathroom. The students are very disruptive and disrespectful. The school is plagued with voilence. We have to come through metal detectors every morning! I would not recommend this ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/06/09

I am a graduate of PE and now I am a teacher...when I attended PE there were issues that existed much like many schools but they also had many College Prep Classes and Advanced Courses....many of which I was enrolled in....PE helped me earn College Credit while in HS and inspired me to become a teacher ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 04/21/09

I am taking my son out of the school. For a solid moth I tried to get homework assignment because he was hospitalized. two teachers responded with no books, no notes and no concern about his health. The principle was useless. One of the social workers put forth effort to help.

Posted by a parent on 04/11/09

I just graduated east and i think the school is trash. i have visited other schools around the state and east ranks no where in the same categorie as most suburban schools, violence is a horrible problem in the school and it needs to be handled.

Posted by a teacher on 10/05/08

Proviso East is a school full of violence, drugs and a horrible administration. With fights just about every day, there is no possible way to avoid conflicts in this school. The school have very low maintenance and is often extremely dirty. Students are smoking in the hall ways and bathrooms. While ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/20/08

I am currently a Junior at Proviso East HS. East is a great school. But personally if i had a child, i wouldnt let him/her attend Proviso East. Theres nothing wrong abt the school, its not a bad school, but it has a bad name. Then again, its not always the name of the school that matters (although it ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/21/08

I am a senior at proviso east. I loved East. There has be numerous things that has been said about Proviso East that have no truth to them. Proviso East has excellent teachers and plenty of academic programs and extracurricular activities. The band has completed many competitions and contests. Proviso ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 05/29/05

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Test scores for Proviso East High School

PSAE* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
Proviso East High School
Proviso Twp Hsd 209
* In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Prairie State Achievement Examination (PSAE) to test students in grade 11 in reading, math and science. The PSAE is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Maywood schools — Proviso East High School is located at 807 S 1st Ave, Maywood IL 60153. 807 S 1st Ave is in the 60153 ZIP code in Maywood, IL The school district for Proviso East High School is the Proviso Twp Hsd 209. Proviso East High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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