Current News and Events

  • ECHHS Engineering students visit NC State

    Over 180 engineering students from East recently visited NC State for freshman Engineering Day exhibits and the solar house. Learning happens both inside and outside the classroom here! 

    Posted by Tyson Hallet
  • Congratulations, Wildcats Field Hockey on your 8th state championship!

    Coach Grace, Coach Amato, and Coach Taylor are all so very proud of our amazing girls! State champs eight years in a row is indescribable, and it gets better every year! These young women are outstanding on and off the field. 
    Posted Nov 16, 2015, 5:51 AM by Tyson Hallet
  • We're thankful this month for our PTSA
    Our PTSA is key to the spirit of support and collaboration among students, parents and teachers at East. Show your support and get involved by signing up to be a member this year!
    Posted Nov 10, 2015, 7:43 AM by Tyson Hallet
  • 7 ECHHS students make the NC All State Honors Orchestra
    Congratulations to seven of our students for successfully auditioning into the NC All State Honors Orchestra. These students worked with a nationally recognized clinician and performed in concert at the NC Music Conference on Sunday, November 8.

    Posted Nov 9, 2015, 11:09 AM by Tyson Hallet
  • Congratulations, Mr. Ellefsen!
    Congratulations to East's very own Ryan Ellefsen for being elected as the North Carolina Eastern Regional Orchestra Teacher of the Year! Ryan is pictured on the right along with Western Regional winner Donny Walter (left) and NC Orchestra Section Chairperson, Margot Holloman (center).

    Posted Nov 9, 2015, 11:03 AM by Tyson Hallet
  • Donate to Box with Socks!
    Socks are among the most needed, yet least donated items for the homeless. From Nov 4 to Dec 16, socks (men's, women's, kids and baby sizes) can be donated in the Quad B and C offices, as well as at the receptionist's desk. NAS/FAME will make sure they go to local homeless shelters.
    Posted Nov 4, 2015, 10:57 AM by Tyson Hallet
  • Seniors: Time to think about yearbook quotes!
     Senior quotes for the yearbook are due by Dec 25. Use your student email account to submit your quote at Check out the full rules and policies at

    Posted Oct 28, 2015, 12:38 PM by Tyson Hallet
  • Get the inside scoop on the SAT-- for free!
    For the first time ever, the creators of the SAT have given Khan Academy exclusive access and advice for building a personalized program to be used by anyone, anywhere. These tools are FREE and available now for every student to take ownership of their learning and their future. Visit the official SAT practice site to access practice tests, short quizzes to help you pinpoint your areas for practice, interactive practice and instant feedback. This service is offered by Khan Academy, an educational non-profit organization, and is designed to help you where you need it.
    Posted Oct 22, 2015, 6:58 AM by Tyson Hallet
  • Temporary Counselor Assignments by Alphabet
    Please use the "Academics" tab above to locate your counselor in the "Counseling & Student Support" webpage. 
    Posted Sep 17, 2015, 11:07 AM by
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Fall Coaches News and Contacts

Don't forget to check out for all of our sports teams, events and highlights. Use the Athletics tab above to keep track of your team.

Winter Coaches:

Varsity Women's Basketball
Head Coach – Michelle Wood
Varsity Men's Basketball
Head Coach: Ray Hartsfield
JV Women's Basketball
Head Coach: Tomeka Jones

JV Men's Basketball
Head Coach: Nathaniel Key
Head Coach: Tim Clark
Head Coach: Carolyn Cotton
Head Coach: Lyn Smith

ECHHS School-wide Events

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- Career Information Center

Naviance Students who plan on meeting with college representatives must sign up on Naviance and print their confirmation page. The confirmation page will be used as a student's pass from class to visit with college representatives. 

Complete this form and return it to Mrs. Kieckbusch in the CIC no later than October 1, 2015.

(Parents, you may receive your own login by visiting the HomeBase website and turning in a completed application to Mrs. Hartsfield in the Quad B office. The district code for cell phone apps is ZPBJ.)

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