Central Falls Senior High School

24 Summer Street
Central Falls, RI 02863
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Central Falls Senior High School serves 641 students in grades 9-12.
Central Falls Senior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Rhode Island 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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 28%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Central Falls Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

Central Falls Senior High School's student population of 641 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students641 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Falls Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 287 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Central Falls Senior High School is 0.54, 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 (RI)
Overall Testing Rank
#272 out of 287 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
5%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
65%
25%
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Black
15%
9%
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White
12%
58%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.60
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Graduation Rate
75-79%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral Falls School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Falls Senior High School is Sheila Skip Nowell (central) (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Calcutt Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Central Falls Calcutt Middle School Math: 4% | Reading: 6%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 684 students
    0.2 miles
    112 Washington Street
    Central Falls, RI 02863
    (401) 727-7726
    0.2 5-8 684
  • Central Falls Veterans Memorial Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 502 students
    0.2 miles
    150 Fuller Avenue
    Central Falls, RI 02863
    (401) 727-7740
    0.2 K-5 502
  • Central Falls Segue Institutional For Learning Charter School
    Math: 13% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 238 students
    0.3 miles
    325 Cowden Street
    Central Falls, RI 02863
    (401) 721-0964
    0.3 6-8 238
  • Central Falls Sheila Skip Nowell (central) Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 73 students
    0.3 miles
    43 Hawes Street
    Central Falls, RI 02863
    (401) 751-0405
    0.3 9-12 73
  • Central Falls Ella Risk School Math: 14% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 434 students
    0.4 miles
    949 Dexter Street
    Central Falls, RI 02863
    (401) 727-7730
    0.4 K-5 434

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