East School Profile

  • Wauwatosa East High School is a comprehensive four-year high school located on the East side of Wauwatosa. Students from Longfellow Middle School transition into their high school education here. 

    We offer four world language courses, an award-winning arts program with band, choir, orchestra, and theatre, and have a robust Academic and Career Planning team and Resource Center to ensure our students are college and career ready when they leave our doors.

    Additionally, we have an abundant co-curricular program featuring twelve sports for boys and eleven sports for girls, as well as numerous music and drama activities, and academic competitions. In all, more than 40 clubs and organizations are available. You can read more about these opportunities under the "Activities" tab in the main navigation bar.

    Fast Facts 

    Serves: Grades 9-12

    Number of Students: 1,070

    Number of Staff: 95

    Faculty with masters’ degree or beyond: 65+%

    Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

    *Wednesdays release one hour earlier in the afternoon


    More than 100 courses are offered in the subject areas of:

    • Art
    • English
    • World Languages
    • Human Services
    • Information technology
    • Mathematics
    • Music
    • Physical Education
    • Science
    • Social Studies

    Advanced Placement courses are offered in art, American government, biology, chemistry, English, mathematics, physics, psychology, U.S. history and world language. Accelerated/intensive courses
    are available in English, mathematics, and science. Students may also take college-level courses. Work-related programs include: Career Connections Cooperative Education and Work Incentive Program.