Centennial High School

Centennial High School serves 1,695 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the ID average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
Centennial High School operates within the Meridian Joint School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is lower than the ID state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 1695 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 82 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,695 students
Centennial High School Total Students (1988-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Centennial High School Total Teachers (1988-2013)
Students by Grade Centennial High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 17:1
Centennial High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Centennial High School American Indian Students (2004-2010)
Asian
3%
1%
Centennial High School Asian Students (2001-2013)
Hispanic
10%
16%
Centennial High School Black Students (2001-2013)
Black
4%
1%
Centennial High School Black Students (2001-2013)
White
80%
78%
Centennial High School White Students (2001-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Centennial High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Centennial High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown ID 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.
0.35 0.29
Centennial High School Diversity Score (2001-2013)
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.
25%
38%
Centennial High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
5%
9%
Centennial High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 37,333 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,335 is less than the state average of $10,010. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $6,649 is less than the state average of $9,580. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Meridian Joint School District
Number of Schools
Managed
56
3
Number of Students Managed 37,333 521
Meridian Joint  School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 81% 82%
Meridian Joint  School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $253 MM $6 MM
Meridian Joint  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $229 MM $6 MM
Meridian Joint  School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,335 $10,010
Meridian Joint  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $6,649 $9,580
Meridian Joint  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Meridian Night School (alternative School) (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lowell Scott Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pioneer Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MeridianMeridian Night School (alternative School)
    Alternative School
    6075 North Locust Grove Rd
    MeridianID 83646
    (208)939-1404
    Alternative School

    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 89 students                      
  • BoisePioneer Elementary School
    Magnet School
    13255 West Mc Millan Rd
    BoiseID 83713
    (208)855-4100
    Magnet School

    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 707 students                      
  • BoiseJoplin Elementary School
    12081 West Demeyer St
    BoiseID 83713
    (208)855-4345
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 411 students                      
  • BoiseFrontier Elementary School
    11851 Musket Dr
    BoiseID 83713
    (208)350-4190
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 382 students                      
  • BoiseLowell Scott Middle School
    13600 West Mc Millan Rd
    BoiseID 83713
    (208)350-4060
    0.8 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1070 students                      

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