Central High School

116 Rebel Dr
Park Hills, MO 63601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Central High School serves 616 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Central High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Central High School's student population of 616 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students616 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Central High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Central High School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#468 out of 2085 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
3%
16%
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White
95%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.47
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral R-III School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central High School is Special Acres School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Central Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Park Hills Central Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 521 students
    0.8 miles
    900 St Francois Ave
    Park Hills, MO 63601
    (573) 431-2616
    0.8 PK-2 521
  • Park Hills West Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 548 students
    1.0 miles
    403 W Fite St
    Park Hills, MO 63601
    (573) 431-2616
    1.0 3-5 548
  • Park Hills Central Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 490 students
    1.4 miles
    801 Columbia
    Park Hills, MO 63601
    (573) 431-2616
    1.4 6-8 490
  • Park Hills Special Acres School Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 23 students
    1.5 miles
    519 Eighth St
    Park Hills, MO 63601
    (573) 431-3076
    1.5 K-12 23
  • Park Hills North Co. Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 436 students
    1.7 miles
    406 E Chestnut
    Park Hills, MO 63601
    (573) 431-3300
    1.7 7-8 436

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