East Kentwood High School

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6230 Kalamazoo Ave Se

Grand Rapids, MI 49508

(616) 698-6700

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Grades: 10 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,932

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

41 Parent Reviews for East Kentwood High School

I love being a part of the EK family.They offer excellent academic opportunities for their students.

Posted by a parent on 09/15/14

if your into band, orchestra choir or any sport you will do great at this school otherwise you are treated like garbage and your needs, education, life is ignored and shoved to the side. my 3rd child just started here my 1st 2 went all 4 yrs. 1 graduated one quit because of being ignored by teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/05/14

Great teachers , They really stepped up When my kids needed them. School has a lot Going for it. 18 years with kids in Kentwood

Posted by a parent on 09/05/14

This school is amazing! The students are kind and accepting of diversity of ALL kinds. The staff is friendly, knowledgable and professional. EKHS offers so many classes, clubs, and sports! My two kids absolutely LOVE being EK Falcons! I am so happy we chose to send our kids here from Caledonia. Best.Decision.Ever.

Posted by a parent on 09/05/14

This school is awesome. The teachers care about the kids. They are the best! There is a huge variety of students, just like the rest of the world. Some kids have a hard time with school and they help them. Other kids do really well on their own. I know students that have gone on to pretty famous ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/05/14

So many elective choices and great opportunities for kids. My son takes 4 dif AP classes! Love the teachers and staff.

Posted by a parent on 09/05/14

EKHS is an amazing place. The teachers go above and beyond to help students succeed. A lot of them come in early and stay late and push us to work hard. The principals are always in the hallways greeting and encouraging us. They always ask about us. I love EK and wouldn't want to be any place else.

Posted by a student on 09/05/14

Sending my children to East Kentwood High School was a great decision!! My oldest daughter graduated from EK and started college with 24 credits thanks to AP classes. My other children on on track to do the same. EK provides rigorous classes, high quality music/theater programs, and a variety of athletic ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/05/14

I had two children graduate from EK and was very happy on the education they received and the overall quality of their teachers. One of my children's favorite things about EK is the diveristy

Posted by a parent on 09/05/14

The entire district offers great academics, great teachers, great opportunities and great diversity!! All around A+

Posted by a parent on 05/14/14

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School Profile for East Kentwood High School

Test scores
Test scores for East Kentwood High School

MME* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
East Kentwood High School
Kentwood Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Michigan used the Michigan Merit Examination (MME) to assess students in grade 11 in reading, writing, math, science and social studies. The MME is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Michigan. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Grand Rapids schools — East Kentwood High School is located at 6230 Kalamazoo Ave Se, Grand Rapids MI 49508. 6230 Kalamazoo Ave Se is in the 49508 ZIP code in Grand Rapids, MI The school district for East Kentwood High School is the Kentwood Public Schools. East Kentwood High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 10 - 12.
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