Montgomery Central High School

Tel: (931)387-3201
Grades: 9-12

917 students

Montgomery Central High School serves 917 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Montgomery Central High School operates within the Montgomery County School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 917 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 917 students
Montgomery Central High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Montgomery Central High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Montgomery Central High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Montgomery Central High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Montgomery Central High School Asian (1998-2011)
Hispanic
3%
7%
Montgomery Central High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
8%
24%
Montgomery Central High School Black (1988-2012)
White
85%
66%
Montgomery Central High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Montgomery Central High School Sch Ethnicity Montgomery 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.
0.27 0.50
Montgomery 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.
31%
48%
Montgomery Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Montgomery Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 30,614 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Montgomery County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
7
Number of Students Managed 30,614 3,496
Montgomery County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 86% 80%
Montgomery County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $216 MM $28 MM
Montgomery County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $257 MM $28 MM
Montgomery County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,525 $8,477
Montgomery County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,929 $8,379
Montgomery County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is West Creek High School (9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Montgomery Central Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montgomery Central Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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