Central Heights High School

  • Central Heights High School serves 278 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Central Heights High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%.

Top Placements

Central Heights High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • Central Heights High School's student population of 278 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Heights High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Heights High School is 0.15, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#709 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
92%
64%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.150.54
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Graduation Rate≥90%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral Heights School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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