Central High School

1530 Monmouth St
Independence, OR 97351
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Central High School serves 1,051 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,051 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85% (Top 50% in OR)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Central High School's student population of 1,051 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,051 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Central High School is 0.58, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
25-29%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
69%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
44%
25%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
48%
60%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
4%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Graduation Rate
85%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Central High School often compared to?
Central High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Dallas High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% OR state average), while 69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 54% OR state average).
What is the graduation rate of Central High School?
The graduation rate of Central High School is 85%, which is higher than the Oregon state average of 81%.
How many students attend Central High School?
1,051 students attend Central High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
48% of Central High School students are White, 44% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Central High School?
Central High School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the Oregon state average of 17:1.
What grades does Central High School offer ?
Central High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Central High School part of?
Central High School is part of Central SD 13j School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,051 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85% (Top 50%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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