Madison Central High School

705 N 2nd St
Richmond, KY 40475
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School attendance zone
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Madison Central High School serves 1,971 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving
proficiency in math
is 40% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving
proficiency in reading/language arts
is 55% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Madison Central High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

School Overview

Madison Central High School's student population of 1,971 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,971 students
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Total Classroom Teachers99 teachers
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School Comparison

Madison Central High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The
diversity score
of Madison Central High School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#723 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
7%
10%
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White
81%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.340.40
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Graduation Rate
93%
90%
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Eligible for
Free Lunch
42%
55%
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Eligible for
Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Madison Central High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Madison Central High School is Madison County Day Treatment (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Daniel Boone Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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