Hughes Center High School

Hughes Center High School serves 168 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Hughes Center High School operates within the Cincinnati City School District.
The school district's 53% graduation rate is lower than the OH state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 168 students has declined by 57% over five years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 69% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 168 students
Hughes Center High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Hughes Center High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Hughes Center High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.79. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 18:1
Hughes Center High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hughes Center High School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
85%
17%
Hughes Center High School Black (1988-2012)
White
10%
73%
Hughes Center High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hughes Center High School Sch Ethnicity Hughes Center High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.27 0.79
Hughes Center High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
94%
37%
Hughes Center High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
4%
6%
Hughes Center High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 32,470 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 53% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Cincinnati City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
3
Number of Students Managed 32,470 1,089
Cincinnati City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 53% 87%
Cincinnati City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $620 MM $12 MM
Cincinnati City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $674 MM $11 MM
Cincinnati City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,540 $10,997
Cincinnati City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $19,073 $10,473
Cincinnati City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hughes Stem High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hughes Stem High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hughes Stem High School (0 miles away)
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Cincinnati, OH public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.04, which is lower than the Ohio average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Cincinnati is Glendale Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.