Centennial High School

  • Centennial High School serves 1,944 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Centennial High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 32%.

Top Placements

Centennial High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Centennial High School's student population of 1,944 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 95 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,944 students
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Total Classroom Teachers95 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Centennial High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,784 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Centennial High School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#422 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
60%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Centennial High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Centennial High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Centennial High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
2%
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Centennial High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
86%
68%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Centennial High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.260.33
This chart display the diversity score of Centennial High School and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
98%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Centennial High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Centennial High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentennial Public School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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