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Eastern High School

Grades 7-12     International Baccalaureate


Eastern High School adds to its long history of strong educational opportunities including the launch of the Project Lead The Way (PLTW) STEM Biotechnology Magnet school.

Eastern continues to engage students in a variety of programs from traditional high school to International Baccalaureate and Chinese Language Instruction.

What is International Baccalaureate?

The Middle Years Programme (MYP) is a school wide instructional model that provides an international instructional focus, a variety of skills needed for academic success and opportunities for a well-rounded education.

The Diploma Programme (DP) for juniors and seniors provides rigorous coursework with a global focus that simulates the college course experience. Students can take the full diploma course sequence or can select individual DP classes.

Chinese Language Instruction

Chinese Course Work Chinese language instruction is offered for grades 7-12 and will include Diploma Programme Chinese offerings during the 2018-19 school year.

Chinese Immersion Chinese Immersion courses are available for students who transition from the Post Oak Chinese Immersion Program. Chinese instruction is offered by native Chinese speakers.

Additional Programs
Career, Technical, and Early College Opportunities

NEW FOR 2019-20 School Year!

Beginning of the Year Packet



2019-2020 Eastern's Bell Schedule


External LinkEastern IB Biotechnical Academy Magnet Program

Project Lead the Way (PLTW) curriculum offers specialized STEM focused coursework for each grade level. Courses include activity, project and problem-based learning with topics including concepts in technology, robotics, engineering, biology and medicine.

PDF DocumentEastern High School Biotechnical Academy Parent Flyer

I.B. Diploma Programme

Diploma Programme Application:  


Teacher Recommendation Form:


Candidate Registration Forms:


DP Exam Schedule for May 2020:


IB Full DP Workshops & MSU Library Saturdays


New Facilities in 2019-20!

Eastern High School will re-locate in 2019-20 school year to the newly renovated (former) Pattengill site. Reconstruction includes the addition of biotechnology labs and a new sports complex!

Free PSAT Prep Live this Weekend 10/11/19 - 10/13/19  


PSAT/SAT Practice Workshops


Food Delivery Policy:  /downloads/eastern_high_school/food_delivery_policy.docx

Sports News:

Fall 2019-2020 Sports Schedules


Lansing Legacy Swim Team: /downloads/eastern_high_school/swim_legacy_flyer.pdf


Leave a Legacy, Brick by Brick

Personalized Bricks are the perfect gift for any occasion!                                                                                                Be part of an event over 90 years in the making and leave a lasting legacy!                                                            Purchase a personalized commemorative brick now and have it installed at the new stadium in time for the Grand Opening!   /downloads/eastern_high_school/new_eastern_stadium_commemorative_brick_brochure_display.pdf

Mid-Michigan Middle School Football League:


Senior News:

Parents Is Your Student a Senior? Here is information you need NOW. /downloads/eastern_high_school/senior_parent_night.pdf

3.5 Honor Banquet - May 6, 2020

CLAC Recognition - May 12, 2020

Baccalaureate - May 17, 2020

Seniors Last Day - May 22, 2020

Commencement - May 31, 2020

Honor Your Graduation With Commencenment Portraits: (2018-2019)

PDF DocumentHonor Your Graduation with Commencement Portraits

Eastern High School News

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"The Bright Side" Newsletter - Oct. 14, 2019
"The Bright Side" Newsletter - Oct. 1, 2019
2019-20 Fall Sports Schedules
"The Bright Side" Newsletter - Sept. 10, 2019

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Upcoming Events

Daily P.A. - Announcements

Google FormsP.A. Announcements Submission Form

Good Afternoon, IB Full Diploma Programme Students!

We will be meeting on Wednesday, October 23rd. Full IB DP Seniors will be meeting during 5th/6th Block and Full IB DP Juniors will be meeting during 7th/8th Block. 

Attached you will find the school year schedule for the DP Workshops and MSU Library dates. 

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - Agenda

  • Welcome!
    • Principal Carruthers
    • Why are we here together?
    • Upcoming events
  • DP Examinations - May 2020
    • Registration, Calendar
    • Review points/marks
  • Creative/Action/Service (CAS)
    • Juniors - Brainstorming
    • Seniors - Bring CAS materials, review & write reflections
  • Extended Essay (EE)
    • Juniors - Brainstorming
    • Seniors - Bring EE materials, review where you're at, next deadlines
  • Independent Study Habits - survey of needs

Please add our DP Calendar to your Google Calendars!



Pictures Re-Takes will be October 29th 

Picture Packets are in the Main Office

Offical Driving School 

Now offers Driver's Education at Eastern - information in the Main Office

Back to School Supply - Word DocumentEastern High School Back to School Supply List

Did you know Lansing has CTE programs that teach a career and offer free college credits? The following programs still have openings for juniors and seniors: Emergency Medical Technician, Patient Care Technician, Risk Management Insurance, & Cosmetology. If you are interested in one of these programs, email or see your counselor today.


Title IX - Sex Discrimination/Gender Equity/Sexual Harassment

What is Title IX?

Title IX prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any District program, service or activity including, but not limited to: educational programs or activities, e.g., extracurricular activities, student services, academic counseling, discipline, classroom assignment, grading, athletics, transportation, etc.

Unlawful Discriminatory Practices Under Title IX

Sexual Harassment (unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors and other verbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature)

Sexual Misconduct/Violence (rape, sexual assault, sexual battery, sexual exploitation and other forms of non-consensual sexual activity)

Stalking (repeatedly following, harassing, threatening or intimidating including by telephone, mail, electronic communication or social media)

Retaliation (adverse academic or other actions against anyone reporting or participating in an investigation of Title IX allegations)

PDF DocumentSexual Misconduct Policy

Reporting Prohibited Behavior

Members of the school district community who believe that a Title IX violation may have occurred, should discuss their concerns and/or file a complaint with the District’s Title IX coordinator.

Dr. Camela Diaz
Associate Superintendent for Student Learning
(517) 755-2020

You may also report any form of sexual misconduct to the Public Safety Department:

Mr. Bruce Lankheet
Department of Public Safety Coordinator
(517) 755-2030