Century High School

Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Century High School serves 115 students in grades 9-12.
Century High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Century High School's student population of 115 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students115 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Rankings

Century High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Century High School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#9404 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
10%
12%
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Hispanic
78%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
4%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.380.64
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlhambra Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Century High School is Independence High (alternative) (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Park Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Alhambra Independence High (alternative) Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 76 students
    0.0 miles
    20 S. Marengo Ave.
    Alhambra, CA 91801
    (626) 943-6681
    0 9-12 76
  • Alhambra Park Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 743 students
    0.3 miles
    301 N. Marengo Ave.
    Alhambra, CA 91801
    (626) 943-3640
    0.3 K-8 743
  • Alhambra William Northrup Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 618 students
    0.6 miles
    409 S. Atlantic Blvd.
    Alhambra, CA 91801
    (626) 943-6620
    0.6 K-8 618
  • Alhambra Emery Park Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 440 students
    0.7 miles
    2821 W. Commonwealth Ave.
    Alhambra, CA 91803
    (626) 943-3340
    0.7 K-8 440
  • Alhambra Alhambra High School Math: 43% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,450 students
    0.8 miles
    101 S. Second St.
    Alhambra, CA 91801
    (626) 943-6910
    0.8 9-12 2,450

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