Central Senior High School

  • Central Senior High School serves 1,764 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Central Senior High School's student population of 1,764 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,764 students
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Total Classroom Teachers87 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Senior High School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#1071 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
22%
7%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
34%
11%
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White
38%
67%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.700.34
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Graduation Rate
88%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameST. PAUL PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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