Central High School

  • Central High School serves 174 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 11-19% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Central High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Central High School's student population of 174 students has grown by 304% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 700% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students174 students
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Central High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Central High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 43:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central High School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2970 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)<50%
57%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)11-19%
54%
Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
2%
33%
Black
16%
22%
White
75%
38%
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.410.70
Graduation Rate (16-17)11-19%
83%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBay School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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