Centennial High School

Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Centennial High School serves 131 students in grades 9-12.
Centennial High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Centennial High School's student population of 131 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students131 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Centennial High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Centennial High School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1514 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:117:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
72%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.440.60
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Graduation Rate
20-29%
80%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePoudre School District R-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Centennial High School is Psd Global Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lesher Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harris Bilingual Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Collins Harris Bilingual Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 313 students
    0.3 miles
    501 East Elizabeth
    Fort Collins, CO 80524
    (970) 488-5200
    0.3 PK-5 313
  • Fort Collins Laurel Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 476 students
    0.6 miles
    1000 East Locust Street
    Fort Collins, CO 80524
    (970) 488-5925
    0.6 PK-5 476
  • Fort Collins Lesher Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 761 students
    0.8 miles
    1400 Stover Street
    Fort Collins, CO 80524
    (970) 472-3800
    0.8 6-8 761
  • Fort Collins Psd Global Academy Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-12 | 211 students
    0.8 miles
    703 East Prospect Road
    Fort Collins, CO 80521
    (970) 490-3086
    0.8 K-12 211
  • Fort Collins Psd Options School
    Grades: K-8 | 145 students
    0.9 miles
    703 East Prospect Road
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 490-3218
    0.9 K-8 145

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