Central High School

Central High School serves 626 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the OK average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 47%.
Central High School operates within the Tulsa School District.
The school district's 58% graduation rate is lower than the OK state average of 83%.

Overview

The student population of 626 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 626 students
Central High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Central High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Central High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Central High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
6%
16%
Central High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Central High School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
8%
13%
Central High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
65%
11%
Central High School Black (1988-2012)
White
14%
53%
Central High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Central High School Sch Ethnicity Central 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.
0.55 0.66
Central 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.
89%
52%
Central 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.
9%
10%
Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 85,469 students has grown by 107% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 58% has decreased from 92% over five years.
School District Name Tulsa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
2
Number of Students Managed 85,469 427
Tulsa School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 58% 83%
Tulsa School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $401 MM $4 MM
Tulsa School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $395 MM $4 MM
Tulsa School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,738 $9,367
Tulsa School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,583 $9,180
Tulsa School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tulsa Met./lombard High School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Central Junior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chouteau Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Tulsa Central Junior High School
    3101 West Edison St
    Tulsa , OK , 74127
    (918)833-8400
    0  mi  |  296  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Tulsa Chouteau Elementary School
    4132 West Cameron St
    Tulsa , OK , 74127
    (918)833-8860
    0.5  mi  |  426  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Tulsa Mark Twain Elementary School
    541 South 43rd West Ave
    Tulsa , OK , 74127
    (918)833-8820
    0.7  mi  |  464  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Tulsa Tulsa Met./lombard High School
    6201 East Virgin
    Tulsa , OK , 74115
    (918)746-9303
    1.4  mi  |  95  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Tulsa Academy Central Elementary School
    1789 West Seminole St
    Tulsa , OK , 74127
    (918)833-8760
    1.5  mi  |  476  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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Tulsa, OK 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 0.76, which is higher than the Oklahoma average of 0.51. The most diverse school in Tulsa is Columbus Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Oklahoma or national school diversity statistics.