Muncie Central High School

  • Muncie Central High School serves 1,551 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Muncie Central High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 31%.

Top Placements

Muncie Central High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

  • Muncie Central High School's student population of 1,551 students has grown by 69% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 97 teachers has grown by 36% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,551 students
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Total Classroom Teachers97 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Muncie Central High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Muncie Central High School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
55%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
64%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
24%
12%
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White
63%
69%
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Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Muncie Central High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.540.28
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Graduation Rate
92%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMuncie Community s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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