Founded in 1957, East Town prides itself on its warm, inviting and sociable atmosphere. Pupils from East Town have recently enjoyed particular success in academia, music, drama and sports.
The House runs many extracurricular activities, including barbeques, bowling, paintballing, and a biannual Masterchef competition. The House is also well known for its contribution to the House Unison Singing Competition.
Famous old boys include TV presenters John Inverdale, Chris Serle and Steve Scott.