North Central High School

North Central High School serves 3,402 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
North Central High School operates within the M S D Washington Township School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 3402 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 184 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,402 students
North Central High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 184 teachers
North Central High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade North Central High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 17:1
North Central High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
3%
2%
North Central High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
10%
10%
North Central High School Black Students (1992-2013)
Black
41%
13%
North Central High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
40%
71%
North Central High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
6%
4%
North Central High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups North Central High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN 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.
0.66 0.26
North 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.
38%
42%
North Central 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.
6%
8%
North Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,689 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,771 is higher than the state average of $13,002. The district revenue/student has grown by 27% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,579 is higher than the state average of $11,056. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name M S D Washington Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
3
Number of Students Managed 11,689 1,469
M S D Washington Township School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 75% 79%
M S D Washington Township School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $141 MM $21 MM
M S D Washington Township School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $118 MM $18 MM
M S D Washington Township School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,771 $13,002
M S D Washington Township School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,579 $11,056
M S D Washington Township School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is J Everett Light Career Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is J Everett Light Career Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is J Everett Light Career Center (0.1 miles away)
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    IndianapolisIN 46240
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    IndianapolisIN 46240
    (317)259-5421
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    1000 East 91st St
    IndianapolisIN 46240
    (317)844-5436
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    (317)581-5355
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