Central Middle School

801 Columbia
Park Hills, MO 63601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Central Middle School serves 429 students in grades 6-8.
Central Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 429 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Central Middle School's student population of 429 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
429 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Central Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Central Middle School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#985 out of 2092 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
96%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Central Middle School's ranking?
Central Middle School is ranked #985 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Missouri.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
How many students attend Central Middle School?
429 students attend Central Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Central Middle School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Central Middle School?
Central Middle School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Central Middle School offer ?
Central Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Central Middle School part of?
Central Middle School is part of Central R-III School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 429 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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