Central Falls Senior High School

Tel: (401)727-7710
Grades: 9-12

813 students

Central Falls Senior High School serves 813 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the RI average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Central Falls Senior High School operates within the Central Falls School District.
The school district's 52% graduation rate is lower than the RI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 813 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 813 students
Central Falls Senior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Central Falls Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Central Falls Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (RI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 12:1
Central Falls Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Central Falls Senior High School Asian (1988-2004)
Hispanic
74%
22%
Central Falls Senior High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
13%
8%
Central Falls Senior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
11%
64%
Central Falls Senior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Central Falls Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Central Falls Senior 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.
0.43 0.31
Central Falls Senior 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.
80%
38%
Central Falls Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
1%
6%
Central Falls Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,994 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 52% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Central Falls School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
5
Number of Students Managed 2,994 2,094
Central Falls School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 52% 82%
Central Falls School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $57 MM $37 MM
Central Falls School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $55 MM $34 MM
Central Falls School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,340 $17,432
Central Falls School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,697 $16,408
Central Falls School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is William E. Tolman High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Calcutt Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Veterans Memorial Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Central Falls Calcutt Middle School
    112 Washington St
    Central Falls , RI 02863
    (401)727-7726
    0.2  mi  |  433  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Central Falls Veterans Memorial Elementary School
    150 Fuller Ave
    Central Falls , RI 02863
    (401)727-7740
    0.2  mi  |  360  students  |  Gr.  1-4
  • Central Falls Segue Institutional For Learning
    Charter School
    325 Cowden St
    Central Falls , RI 02863
    (401)721-0964
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  201  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Central Falls G. Harold Hunt School
    14 Kendall St
    Central Falls , RI 02863
    (401)727-7720
    0.4  mi  |  409  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Central Falls The Learning Community
    Charter School
    21 Lincoln Ave
    Central Falls , RI 02863
    (401)722-9998
    Charter School
    0.4  mi  |  534  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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Providence County, RI 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 0.39, which is higher than the Rhode Island average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in Providence County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Rhode Island or national school diversity statistics.