East High School is the main setting of the High School Musical trilogy. It is based off of the real high school of the same name. In the films it is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico, but is actually located in Salt Lake City, Utah in real life.
- The school's name was originally Salt Lake City High School East, before changing it's name to East High School after the High School Musical movies became popular.
- Actress and comedian Roseanne Barr attended the real East High School, but dropped out before she graduated.