601 Mundis Mill Rd
York, PA 17406
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Central York High School serves 1,865 students in grades 9-12.
Central York High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Central York High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

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School Overview

Central York High School's student population of 1,865 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 114 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,865 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
114 teachers
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School Rankings

Central York High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,797 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Central York High School is 0.49, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#692 out of 2797 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
10%
11%
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Black
10%
15%
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White
70%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Graduation Rate
95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,865 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 30% in PA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49 (Top 30%)

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