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For the 2021 school year, there are 60 public schools serving 33,801 students in Cincinnati City School District. Cincinnati City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Ohio.
The top ranked public schools in Cincinnati City School District are Walnut Hills High School, Kilgour Elementary School and Hyde Park School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Cincinnati City School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Ohio public school average of 62%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 63% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Ohio.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Ohio public school average of 30% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameCincinnati City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.cps-k12.org/
School District Phone Number(513) 363-0000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (OH)
# of Schools61 Schools3,608 Schools
# of Students33,801 Students1,702,872 Students
# of Teachers1,334 Teachers94,983 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio25:118:1

District Comparison

Cincinnati City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 938 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 74% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#667 out of 941 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cincinnati City  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cincinnati City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cincinnati City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
74%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Cincinnati City  School District and public school graduation rate of OH by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.550.48
# of American Indian Students40 Students2,106 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students495 Students40,793 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# of Hispanic Students1,946 Students97,214 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
6%
# of Black Students20,989 Students282,328 Students
% Black Students
62%
17%
# of White Students8,183 Students1,190,589 Students
% White Students
24%
70%
# of Hawaiian Students28 Students1,400 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students2,120 Students87,863 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,40437,419
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,761122,959
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,788123,123
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,703123,876
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,726131,251
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,758128,160
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,542130,839
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,487129,862
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,354128,357
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,341130,505
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,819141,022
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,327133,403
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,987120,595
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,804121,451
# of Ungraded Students: - 50

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $18,870 is higher than the state median of $14,101. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,122 is higher than the state median of $13,067. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (OH)
Total Revenue$638 MM$13 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cincinnati City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$646 MM$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Cincinnati City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,870$14,101
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cincinnati City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$19,122$13,067
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cincinnati City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Cincinnati City School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Walnut Hills High School Math: 90% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3250 Victory Pkwy
    Cincinnati, OH 45207
    (513) 363-8400

    Grades: 7-12 | 2,920 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Kilgour Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1339 Herschel Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45208
    (513) 363-3000

    Grades: K-6 | 626 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Hyde Park School Math: 89% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3401 Edwards Rd
    Cincinnati, OH 45208
    (513) 363-2800

    Grades: K-6 | 529 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Spencer Academy Math: 79% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2825 Alms Pl
    Cincinnati, OH 45206
    (513) 363-0000

    Grades: 3-8 | 214 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Fairview-clifton German Language School Math: 81% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3689 Clifton Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45220
    (513) 363-2100

    Grades: PK-6 | 745 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Sands Montessori Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6421 Corbly Rd
    Cincinnati, OH 45230
    (513) 363-5000

    Grades: PK-6 | 697 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Dater Montessori Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2840 Boudinot Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45238
    (513) 363-0900

    Grades: PK-6 | 804 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Evanston Academy Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1835 Fairfax Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45207
    (513) 363-2700

    Grades: PK-6 | 310 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Covedale Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5130 Sidney Rd
    Cincinnati, OH 45238
    (513) 363-1700

    Grades: K-6 | 584 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    William H Taft Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    270 Southern Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45219
    (513) 363-5600

    Grades: PK-6 | 280 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    School For Creat & Performing Arts High School Math: 48% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    108 W Central Pkwy
    Cincinnati, OH 45202
    (513) 363-8000

    Grades: K-12 | 1,368 student
  • Rank: #1212.
    Mt. Washington Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1730 Mears Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45230
    (513) 363-3800

    Grades: PK-6 | 399 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Sayler Park Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6700 Home City Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45233
    (513) 363-5100

    Grades: PK-8 | 326 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Cheviot Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4040 Harrison Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45211
    (513) 363-1400

    Grades: PK-6 | 553 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    North Avondale Montessori Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    615 Clinton Springs Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45229
    (513) 363-3900

    Grades: PK-6 | 603 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Mt. Airy Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5730 Colerain Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45239
    (513) 363-3700

    Grades: PK-6 | 604 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    John P Parker Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5051 Anderson Pl
    Cincinnati, OH 45227
    (513) 363-2900

    Grades: PK-6 | 371 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Pleasant Hill Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1350 W North Bend Rd
    Cincinnati, OH 45224
    (513) 363-4300

    Grades: PK-7 | 522 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    College Hill Fundamental Academy Math: 42% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1625 Cedar Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45224
    (513) 363-1600

    Grades: PK-6 | 430 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Rockdale Academy Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    335 Rockdale Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45229
    (513) 363-4700

    Grades: PK-6 | 332 students
  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Chase Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4151 Turrill St
    Cincinnati, OH 45223
    (513) 363-1300

    Grades: PK-6 | 281 students
  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Winton Hills Academy Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5300 Winneste Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45232
    (513) 363-6300

    Grades: PK-6 | 354 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    George Hays-jennie Porter Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1030 Cutter St
    Cincinnati, OH 45203
    (513) 363-1000

    Grades: PK-6 | 360 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Hartwell Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8320 Vine St
    Cincinnati, OH 45216
    (513) 363-2300

    Grades: K-8 | 538 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Parker Woods Montessori Math: 42% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4370 Beech Hill Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45223
    (513) 363-6200

    Grades: PK-6 | 564 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Pleasant Ridge Montessori School Math: 40% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5945 Montgomery Rd
    Cincinnati, OH 45213
    (513) 363-4400

    Grades: PK-6 | 598 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Clark Montessori High School Math: 39% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3030 Erie Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45208
    (513) 363-7100

    Grades: 7-12 | 702 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Academy For Multilingual Immersion Studies Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1908 Seymour Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45237
    (513) 363-1800

    Grades: PK-8 | 491 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Silverton Paideia Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7451 Montgomery Rd
    Cincinnati, OH 45236
    (513) 363-5400

    Grades: PK-6 | 400 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Westwood Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2981 Montana Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45211
    (513) 363-5900

    Grades: PK-6 | 496 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Roll Hill School Math: 37% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2411 Baltimore Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45225
    (513) 363-4000

    Grades: PK-6 | 510 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Woodford Paideia Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3716 Woodford Rd
    Cincinnati, OH 45213
    (513) 363-6400

    Grades: PK-6 | 354 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Oyler School Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2121 Hatmaker St
    Cincinnati, OH 45204
    (513) 363-4100

    Grades: PK-12 | 693 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Carson Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4323 Glenway Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45205
    (513) 363-9800

    Grades: PK-6 | 580 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Bond Hill Academy Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1510 California Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45237
    (513) 363-7900

    Grades: PK-6 | 370 students
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