Centennial High School

5050 Mallory Ln
Franklin, TN 37067
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Centennial High School serves 1,677 students in grades 9-12.
Centennial High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Tennessee for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 39%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Tennessee state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Tennessee state average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Centennial High School's student population of 1,677 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 101 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,677 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
101 teachers
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School Rankings

Centennial High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,705 schools in Tennessee (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Centennial High School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TN)
Overall Testing Rank
#504 out of 1705 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
17%
10%
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Black
13%
22%
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White
62%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Graduation Rate
97%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Centennial is a wonderful school that we have been lucky to send 2 students to. The school spirit is unmatched, the academics are excellent, the teachers are wonderful, and the new principal (Dr. Brown) is amazing. Our children are college bound, 30+ ACT scores. We wouldnt consider any other school. THANK YOU CHS!
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5  
CHS is an amazing school that may now finally have a chance to come out of the dark shadow that politics have held over it for so long. The lies and negativity have been confronted by a great principal and the school has a bright future ahead.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,677 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in TN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57 (Top 20%)

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