A-c Central High School

  • A-c Central High School serves 137 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

A-c Central High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • A-c Central High School's student population of 137 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students137 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • A-c Central High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of A-c Central High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2201 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
93%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.130.68
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Graduation Rate≥80%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
23%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameA-C Central CUSD 262 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ashland A-c Central Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 5-8 | 133 students
    0.0 miles
    Po Box 260
    Ashland, IL 62612
    (217)476-3312
    0.0 5-8 133
  • Pleasant Plains Pleasant Plains High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 423 students
    4.6 miles
    500 N Cartwright St
    Pleasant Plains, IL 62677
    (217)626-1044
    4.6 9-12 423
  • Pleasant Plains Farmingdale Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-4 | 466 students
    11.1 miles
    2473 N Farmingdale
    Pleasant Plains, IL 62677
    (217)626-1221
    11.1 PK-4 466
  • Pleasant Plains Pleasant Plains Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 5-8 | 391 students
    11.2 miles
    2455 N Farmingdale
    Pleasant Plains, IL 62677
    (217)626-1061
    11.2 5-8 391
  • Petersburg Porta High School Magnet School
    Grades: 7-12 | 487 students
    11.2 miles
    Po Box 202
    Petersburg, IL 62675
    (217)632-3216
    11.2 7-12 487

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