Central Community School District

10510 Joor Road Suite 300
Central, LA 70818
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%

Top Rankings

Central Community School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Louisiana for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 4,814 students in Central Community School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Louisiana.
Public Schools in Central Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Louisiana public school average of 29%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 40% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Louisiana public school average of 57% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (LA)
# Schools
5 Schools
1,365 Schools
# Students
4,814 Students
680,828 Students
# Teachers
259 Teachers
39,031 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Central Community School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 187 school districts in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (LA)
Overall District Rank
#11 out of 188 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Central Community   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
29%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Central Community   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of LA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Central Community   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of LA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Central Community   School District and public school graduation rate of LA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.49
0.64
# American Indian Students
8 Students
4,075 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
43 Students
10,755 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
391 Students
63,553 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
9%
# Black Students
930 Students
285,888 Students
% Black Students
19%
42%
# White Students
3,292 Students
292,727 Students
% White Students
69%
43%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
553 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
150 Students
22,314 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
117
24,520
# Students in K Grade:
309
51,432
# Students in 1st Grade:
372
52,053
# Students in 2nd Grade:
349
50,754
# Students in 3rd Grade:
315
49,620
# Students in 4th Grade:
352
49,256
# Students in 5th Grade:
364
49,251
# Students in 6th Grade:
353
50,235
# Students in 7th Grade:
393
52,315
# Students in 8th Grade:
402
52,039
# Students in 9th Grade:
411
58,463
# Students in 10th Grade:
391
50,270
# Students in 11th Grade:
367
46,780
# Students in 12th Grade:
319
43,840
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,664 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,797. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,551 is less than the state median of $15,107. The school district spending/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
This School District
This State (LA)
Total Revenue
$66 MM
$10,755 MM
This chart display total revenue of Central Community   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$60 MM
$10,286 MM
This chart display total spending of Central Community   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,664
$15,797
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Central Community   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,551
$15,107
This chart display average spending per public school student in Central Community   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in LA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Central Community School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central Intermediate School
Math: 53% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12636 Sullivan Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70818
(225) 261-1390
Grades: 3-5
| 1,031 students
Rank: #22.
Central High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10200 E Brookside
Baton Rouge, LA 70805
(225) 261-3438
Grades: 9-12
| 1,488 students
Rank: #33.
Central Middle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
12656 Sullivan Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70818
(225) 261-2237
Grades: 6-8
| 1,148 students
Rank: n/an/a
6612 Audusson
Greenwell Springs, LA 70739
(225) 261-4093
Grades: PK-K
| 426 students
Rank: n/an/a
9352 Rustling Oaks
Baton Rouge, LA 70811
(225) 261-3454
Grades: 1-2
| 721 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Central Community School District?
Central Community School District manages 5 public schools serving 4,814 students.
What is the rank of Central Community School District?
Central Community School District is ranked #13 out of 187 school districts in Louisiana (top 10%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Louisiana school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Central Community School District?
69% of Central Community School District students are White, 19% of students are Black, 8% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Central Community School District?
Central Community School District has a student/teacher ratio of 19:1, which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 17:1.
What is Central Community School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $12,551 is less than the state median of $15,107. The school district spending/student has grown by 12% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 4,814 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 30% in LA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), LA Dept. of Education

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