Centennial High School

Centennial High School serves 2,010 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 70%.
Centennial High School operates within the Frisco Independent School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 2010 students has grown by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 137 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,010 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 137 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
10%
4%
Hispanic
16%
51%
Black
10%
13%
White
61%
30%
Two or more races
2%
2%
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.
0.59 0.41
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.
9%
53%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 42,707 students has grown by 55% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,562 is less than the state average of $11,947. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,518 is higher than the state average of $12,666. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Frisco Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
3
Number of Students Managed 42,707 822
Graduation Rate 100% 80%
District Total Revenue $325 MM $9 MM
District Spending $509 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,562 $11,947
District Spending / Student $16,518 $12,666
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Liberty High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wester Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gunstream Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FriscoWester Middle School
    12293 Shepherds Hill Ln
    FriscoTX 75035
    (469)633-4800
    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 879 students                      
  • FriscoGunstream Elementary School
    7600 Rockyridge Dr
    FriscoTX 75035
    (469)633-3100
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 705 students                      
  • Frisco Curtsinger Elementary School
    12450 Jereme Trl
    FriscoTX 75035
    (469)633-2100
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 660 students                      
  • FriscoVandeventer Middle School
    6075 Independence Parkway
    FriscoTX 75035
    (469)633-4350
    1.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 782 students                      
  • FriscoShawnee Trail Elementary School
    10701 Preston Vineyard Dr
    FriscoTX 75035
    (469)633-2500
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 614 students                      

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