Central High School

Central High School serves 1,290 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the WI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Central High School operates within the Elmbrook School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the WI state average of 94%.

Overview

The student population of 1290 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,290 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Students by Grade Central High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.34 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Asian
9%
3%
Hispanic
2%
10%
Black
5%
11%
White
81%
73%
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.
0.34 0.25
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.
10%
34%
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.
2%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,154 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Elmbrook School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 7,154 927
Elmbrook   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 100% 94%
Elmbrook   School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $102 MM $12 MM
Elmbrook   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $106 MM $12 MM
Elmbrook   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,844 $12,827
Elmbrook   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,418 $12,642
Elmbrook   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fairview South (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pilgrim Park Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dixon Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Elm GroveHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Pilgrim Park Middle School
    1500 Pilgrim Parkway
    Elm GroveWI 53122
    (262)785-3920
    0.9 mi | 809 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BrookfieldDixon Elementary School
    2400 Pilgrim Square Dr
    BrookfieldWI 53005
    (262)785-3970
    1 mi | 375 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BrookfieldSwanson Elementary School
    305 North Calhoun Rd
    BrookfieldWI 53005
    (262)789-2540
    1.4 mi | 597 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BrookfieldBrookfield Elementary School
    2530 North Brookfield Rd
    BrookfieldWI 53045
    (262)785-3930
    1.4 mi | 422 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BrookfieldWisconsin Hills Middle School
    18700 West Wisconsin Ave
    BrookfieldWI 53045
    (262)785-3960
    1.5 mi | 913 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Waukesha County, WI 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 0.24, which is lower than the Wisconsin average of 0.25. The most diverse school district in Waukesha County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.