Montgomery Central High School

Montgomery Central High School serves 967 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Montgomery Central High School operates within the Montgomery County School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 967 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 967 students
Montgomery Central High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Montgomery Central High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Montgomery Central High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Montgomery Central High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Montgomery Central High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
4%
8%
Montgomery Central High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
10%
23%
Montgomery Central High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
84%
65%
Montgomery Central High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Montgomery Central High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Montgomery Central High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.29 0.26
Montgomery Central High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
35%
51%
Montgomery Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
6%
7%
Montgomery Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,271 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,722 is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,391 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Montgomery County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
8
Number of Students Managed 31,271 3,515
Montgomery County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 83%
Montgomery County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $225 MM $30 MM
Montgomery County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $245 MM $29 MM
Montgomery County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $7,722 $8,707
Montgomery County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,391 $8,563
Montgomery County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is West Creek High School (9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Montgomery Central Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montgomery Central Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CunninghamMontgomery Central Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 813 students3941 Hwy 48
    CunninghamTN 37052
    (931)387-2575
    06-8813
  • CunninghamMontgomery Central Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 458 students4011 Hwy 48
    CunninghamTN 37052
    (931)387-3208
    0.2PK-5458
  • ClarksvilleCumberland Hghts Elementary School
    4.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 664 students2093 Ussery South Rd
    ClarksvilleTN 37040
    (931)648-5695
    4.8PK-5664
  • ClarksvilleNorman Smith Elementary School
    8.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 587 students740 Greenwood Av
    ClarksvilleTN 37040
    (931)648-5660
    8.4PK-5587
  • ClarksvilleMoore Magnet Elementary School
    Magnet School
    8.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 498 students1350 Madison St
    ClarksvilleTN 37040
    (931)648-5635
    8.8PK-5498

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