Centennial High School

14388 N 79th Av
Peoria, AZ 85381
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Centennial High School serves 1,879 students in grades 7-12.
Centennial High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Centennial High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Centennial High School's student population of 1,879 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students1,879 students
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Total Classroom Teachers87 teachers
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School Rankings

Centennial High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Centennial High School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#436 out of 2120 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
33%
45%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
53%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.610.65
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Graduation Rate
97%
78%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeoria Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Centennial High School is West-mec - Centennial High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Paseo Verde Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Peoria West-mec - Centennial High School Vocational School
    Math: 67% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12
    0.0 miles
    14388 N. 79th Ave.
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623) 873-1860
    0 9-12 n/a
  • Peoria Rcb College Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 6 students
    0.5 miles
    7033 W. Catus Road
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623) 500-2853
    0.5 9-12 6
  • Peoria Paseo Verde Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 826 students
    0.7 miles
    7880 W Greenway Rd
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623) 412-5075
    0.7 PK-8 826
  • Peoria Oasis Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 782 students
    0.9 miles
    7841 W Sweetwater
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623) 486-6000
    0.9 PK-8 782
  • Peoria Sky View Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 505 students
    1.3 miles
    8624 W Sweetwater Ave.
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623) 412-4850
    1.3 PK-8 505

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