Located in Buckingham Township in historic Bucks County Pennsylvania, Central Bucks High School East is a large suburban high school replete with tradition, culture and academic achievement. Recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence in 2002 and featured in Newsweek magazine as one of the top high schools in the nation, opportunities for social, emotional and academic growth at East are abundant. Believing that our students’ success is proportionate to their level of involvement, the administration and faculty of East encourage students to utilize their time and talents through a vast array of academic, athletic and other co-curricular pursuits. The majority of students are involved in multiple activities, enabling the culture of East to continually reflect a sense of community and connectedness.
Historically, Central Bucks East enjoys a reputation of academic excellence. In an effort to lead the way in the area of high school reform, CB East served as a charter member of the Coalition of Essential Schools, and continues to in
vestigate and facilitate best practices to create an engaging and fertile environment for students’ success, both presently and in the years to come. Due to a rich curriculum that offers a plethora of Advanced Placement courses and engaging electives in addition to the core curriculum, over 90 percent of CB East graduates choose to continue their education. Further evidence of the efficacy of CB East’s academic program can be found in our students’ achievement on standardized tests and district level assessments. East students consistently gain acceptance to some of the most prestigious universities and colleges in the nation.
By focusing on academic achievement through the utilization of best practices, relevant professional development and data-driven decision making, and by building a culture that values the growth and development of all students, Central Bucks East continues to create and maintain a high standard of excellence for all its constituents, fostering a sense of pride and connectedness that transcends the walls of our school, permeating the community and the globe with students wholly prepared to address the challenges that await them.