Central High School

Central High School serves 869 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the CO average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 44%.
Central High School operates within the Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the CO state average of 78%.

Overview

The student population of 869 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 869 students
Central High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Central High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Central High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Central High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Central High School American Indian Students (1996-2013)
Hispanic
72%
32%
Central High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
5%
5%
Central High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
22%
56%
Central High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Central High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CO 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.
0.43 0.39
Central High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
63%
34%
Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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.
8%
7%
Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,610 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 92% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,823 is less than the state average of $11,613. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,671 is less than the state average of $12,022. The district spending/student has declined by 18% over four years.
School District Name Pueblo, No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
3
Number of Students Managed 19,610 561
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 70% 78%
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $163 MM $7 MM
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $161 MM $7 MM
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,823 $11,613
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,671 $12,022
Pueblo,   No. 60, In The County Of Pueblo And School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Corwin International Magnet School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbian Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pueblo Columbian Elementary School
    1202 Bragdon Ave
    PuebloCO 81004
    (719)549-7525
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 432 students                      
  • Pueblo Heritage Elementary School
    625 Brown Ave
    PuebloCO 81004
    (719)549-7575
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 426 students                      
  • PuebloBessemer Elementary School
    1125 East Routt Ave
    PuebloCO 81004
    (719)549-7505
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 465 students                      
  • PuebloCarlile Elementary School
    736 West Evans Ave
    PuebloCO 81004
    (719)549-7520
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 357 students                      
  • PuebloMinnequa Elementary School
    1708 East Orman Ave
    PuebloCO 81004
    (719)549-7580
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 422 students                      

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