Central Heights High School

  • Central Heights High School serves 290 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Central Heights High School's student population of 290 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students290 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Heights High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Heights High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#799 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
5%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
93%
65%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Heights High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.130.54
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Graduation Rate≥90%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Heights High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral Heights School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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