Central Falls Senior High School

Central Falls Senior High School serves 838 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the RI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 37%.
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 838 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 838 students
Central Falls Senior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Central Falls Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Central Falls Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (RI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Central Falls Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
75%
23%
Central Falls Senior High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
15%
8%
Central Falls Senior High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
10%
63%
Central Falls Senior High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Central Falls Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown RI 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.
0.41 0.32
Central Falls Senior 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.
68%
40%
Central Falls Senior 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.
1%
6%
Central Falls Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,223 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 52% has decreased from 91% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,340 is higher than the state average of $17,432. The district revenue/student has grown by 31% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,697 is higher than the state average of $16,408. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Central Falls School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
5
Number of Students Managed 3,223 1,712
Central Falls School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 52% 82%
Central Falls School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $57 MM $37 MM
Central Falls School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $55 MM $34 MM
Central Falls School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,340 $17,432
Central Falls School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,697 $16,408
Central Falls School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Central FallsCalcutt Middle School
    112 Washington St
    Central FallsRI 02863
    (401)727-7726
    0.2 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 577 students                      
  • Central FallsVeterans Memorial Elementary School
    150 Fuller Ave
    Central FallsRI 02863
    (401)727-7740
    0.2 mi | Gr. 1-4 | 485 students                      
  • Central FallsSegue Institutional For Learning
    Charter School
    325 Cowden St
    Central FallsRI 02863
    (401)721-0964
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 236 students                      
  • Central FallsG. Harold Hunt School
    14 Kendall St
    Central FallsRI 02863
    (401)727-7720
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-1 | 121 students                      
  • Central FallsThe Learning Community
    Charter School
    21 Lincoln Ave
    Central FallsRI 02863
    (401)722-9998
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 561 students                      

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