Centennial High School



Centennial High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Centennial High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 277
10 241
11 194
12 216

Centennial High School is a public high school of the Compton Unified School District located in Compton, CA. It has 928 students in grades 9th through 12th. Centennial High School is the 863rd largest public high school in California and the 6,452nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 21.8 to 1.

Total Students: 928
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 42.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,452nd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in California: 863rd out of 2,635
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,456th out of 2,608
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 866th out of 2,608

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Centennial High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 485
(52%)
2,297
(48%)
 Male 443
(48%)
2,474
(52%)

Centennial High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 628
(68%)
3,843
(81%)
 Black 286
(31%)
866
(18%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
15
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
26
(1%)
 White 2
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Centennial High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 726
(78%)
3,662
(77%)
 Not Eligible 158
(17%)
866
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(5%)
243
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Centennial High School is ranked 543rd out of 2,578 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Centennial High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 55.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Centennial High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1436
2006 1414
2007 1442
2008 1396
2009 1367
2010 1204
2011 1138
2012 1044
2013 929
2014 908
2015 928

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 26.7
2006 27.3
2007 25.3
2008 26.2
2009 19.3
2010 N/A
2011 20.7
2012 22.3
2013 19.6
2014 19.7
2015 21.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.97423398328691
2006 0.98939179632249
2007 0.57142857142857
2008 0.70272206303725
2009 0.55815654718361
2010 0.67109634551495
2011 0.73813708260105
2012 0.77011494252874
2013 0.8751345532831
2014 0.76872246696035
2015 0.82974137931034

Compare Centennial High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,095.7% 21.0:1
 
2,180.0% 21.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 55.7%
 
This School 83.0%
 

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