Centennial High School

Centennial High School serves 2,190 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Centennial High School operates within the Frisco Independent School District.
Frisco Independent School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 2190 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 143 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,190 students
Centennial High School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Centennial High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 143 teachers
Centennial High School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Centennial High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Centennial High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Asian
12%
4%
Centennial High School Asian Students (2004-2013)
Hispanic
17%
52%
Centennial High School Black Students (2004-2013)
Black
8%
13%
Centennial High School Black Students (2004-2013)
White
61%
29%
Centennial High School White Students (2004-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Centennial High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.58 0.41
Centennial High School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
53%
Centennial High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
7%
Centennial High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Frisco Independent School District's student population of 46,053 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,638 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,887 is higher than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Frisco Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
3
Number of Students Managed 46,053 838
Frisco Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 83%
Frisco Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $361 MM $9 MM
Frisco Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $438 MM $10 MM
Frisco Independent   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,638 $12,250
Frisco Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,887 $12,682
Frisco Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Liberty High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wester Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gunstream Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • FriscoWester Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 900 students
    0.4 miles
    12293 Shepherds Hill Ln
    FriscoTX 75035
    (469)633-4800
    0.46-8900
  • FriscoGunstream Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 697 students
    0.6 miles
    7600 Rockyridge Dr
    FriscoTX 75035
    (469)633-3100
    0.6PK-5697
  • Frisco Curtsinger Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 828 students
    0.9 miles
    12450 Jereme Trl
    FriscoTX 75035
    (469)633-2100
    0.9KG-5828
  • FriscoMcspedden Elementary School

    0.9 miles
    14140 Countrybrook Dr
    FriscoTX 75035
    (469)633-4025
    0.9n/an/a
  • FriscoVandeventer Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 885 students
    1.1 miles
    6075 Independence Parkway
    FriscoTX 75035
    (469)633-4350
    1.16-8885

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5.0  2/17/2010
The band program here is stellar! Talk about talent. The school as a whole is extremely good. As a parent, I couldn't be happier!
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