Central High School

  • Central High School serves 570 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the OK average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Central High School operates within the Tulsa School District.
  • Tulsa School District's 60% graduation rate is lower than the OK state average of 84%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 570 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students570 students
Central High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Central High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Central High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeCentral High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(OK) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Central High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
4%
15%
Central High School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Central High School Asian Students (1988-2010)
Hispanic
6%
16%
Central High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
65%
9%
Central High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
15%
50%
Central High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
10%
8%
Central High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCentral High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownOK All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.550.69
Central High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
92%
52%
Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
9%
Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Tulsa School District's student population of 40,919 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 62% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,188 is higher than the state average of $8,655. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,556 is higher than the state average of $9,253. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameTulsa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
2
Number of Students Managed40,919429
Tulsa School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate60%84%
Tulsa School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue$377 MM$4 MM
Tulsa School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$393 MM$4 MM
Tulsa School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,188$8,655
Tulsa School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,556$9,253
Tulsa School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, OK Dept. of Education

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    0 miles
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    0.7 miles
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    TulsaOK 74127
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    1.4 miles
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