Centennial Middle School

2205 Norwood Avenue
Boulder, CO 80304
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
4.00 5 1 (3 reviews)
Centennial Middle School serves 646 students in grades 6-8.
Centennial Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Centennial Middle School's student population of 646 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students646 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Centennial Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Middle School is 0.49, 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
#555 out of 1768 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
68%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.490.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoulder Valley School District No. Re2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Centennial Middle School is Boulder High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Casey Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crest View Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boulder Crest View Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 583 students
    0.6 miles
    1897 Sumac Avenue
    Boulder, CO 80304
    (720) 561-5461
    0.6 K-5 583
  • Boulder Columbine Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 537 students
    1.0 miles
    3130 Repplier Drive
    Boulder, CO 80304
    (720) 561-2500
    1 PK-5 537
  • Boulder Foothill Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 494 students
    1.2 miles
    1001 Hawthorne Avenue
    Boulder, CO 80304
    (720) 561-2600
    1.2 K-5 494
  • Boulder Whittier Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 381 students
    1.6 miles
    2008 Pine Street
    Boulder, CO 80302
    (720) 561-5431
    1.6 K-5 381
  • Boulder Casey Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 670 students
    1.8 miles
    1301 High Street
    Boulder, CO 80304
    (720) 561-2700
    1.8 6-8 670

School Reviews

  4.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
really good school
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All of my kids loved it. All three of them recived a wonderful education and had some of the best years of their life.
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2  
The staff don't seem to care for students, and if at all, favorite some. Students aren't supervised well, making it easier for them to harass others.
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