Central High School

718 Central High Rd

Martinsburg, PA 16662-9632

Tel: (814)793-2111
Grades: 9-12

550 students

Central High School serves 550 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Central High School operates within the Spring Cove School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 550 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 550 students
Central High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 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 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Central High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Central High School Asian (1988-2005)
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
n/a
16%
Central High School Black (2005-2012)
White
98%
71%
Central High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.04 0.23
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.
23%
34%
Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
12%
6%
Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,282 students has grown by 22% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Spring Cove School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 2,282 1,682
Spring Cove   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 100% 88%
Spring Cove   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $21 MM
Spring Cove   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $32 MM $20 MM
Spring Cove   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,916 $12,476
Spring Cove   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,920 $11,944
Spring Cove   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Claysburg-kimmel High School (5.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Spring Cove Middle School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Martinsburg Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Martinsburg Martinsburg Elementary School
    415 Spring St
    Martinsburg , PA 16662
    (814)793-2014
    1.1  mi  |  351  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Roaring Spring Spring Cove Elementary School
    137 Spring Cove Dr
    Roaring Spring , PA 16673
    (814)224-2311
    3  mi  |  528  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Roaring Spring Spring Cove Middle School
    185 Spring Cove Dr
    Roaring Spring , PA 16673
    (814)224-2106
    3.7  mi  |  390  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Claysburg Claysburg-kimmel High School
    531 Bedford St
    Claysburg , PA 16625
    (814)239-5141
    5.9  mi  |  412  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Claysburg Claysburg-kimmel Elementary School
    240 Ck Elementary Dr
    Claysburg , PA 16625
    (814)239-5144
    6.6  mi  |  446  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Blair County, PA 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 0.10, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Blair County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.