Centennial High School

14388 N 79th Ave
Peoria, AZ 85381
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Centennial High School serves 2,052 students in grades 7-12.
Centennial High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is higher than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is equal to the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 2,052 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 20% in AZ)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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 2,052 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 90 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
2,052 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
90 teachers
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School Rankings

Centennial High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Centennial High School is 0.63, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#715 out of 1854 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
5%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
37%
47%
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Black
6%
6%
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White
48%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Graduation Rate
95%
76%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
7%
9%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Centennial High School's ranking?
Centennial High School is ranked #715 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while 39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
What is the graduation rate of Centennial High School?
The graduation rate of Centennial High School is 95%, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 76%.
How many students attend Centennial High School?
2,052 students attend Centennial High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
48% of Centennial High School students are White, 37% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Centennial High School?
Centennial High School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Centennial High School offer ?
Centennial High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12
What school district is Centennial High School part of?
Centennial High School is part of Peoria Unified School District (4237).

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Spring Break - No School
March 18, 2024 (Monday)
Spring Break - No School
March 18, 2024 (Monday)
Spring Break - No School
March 19, 2024 (Tuesday)
Spring Break - No School
March 20, 2024 (Wednesday)
Spring Break - No School
March 21, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 2,052 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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