Central High School



Central High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Central 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
9 125
10 127
11 129
12 135

Central High School is a public high school of the Central Dewitt School District located in De Witt, IA. It has 516 students in grades 9th through 12th. Central High School is the 88th largest public high school in Iowa and the 10,542nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.4 to 1.

Total Students: 516
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.63
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,542nd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 88th out of 366
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 106th out of 365
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 71st out of 366

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Central High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 272
(53%)
383
(53%)
 Female 244
(47%)
345
(47%)

Central High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 468
(91%)
655
(90%)
 Hispanic 18
(3%)
31
(4%)
 Black 15
(3%)
23
(3%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
12
(2%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Central High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 375
(73%)
519
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 110
(21%)
164
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(6%)
45
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Central High School is ranked 106th out of 362 ranked schools in Iowa, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Central High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (27.3%) is lower than the state average of 36.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Central High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 607
2006 564
2007 571
2008 526
2009 525
2010 545
2011 510
2012 511
2013 535
2014 519
2015 516

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 12.3
2007 14
2008 11.9
2009 11.9
2010 14.3
2011 12.8
2012 12.5
2013 13.5
2014 13.4
2015 12.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18121911037891
2006 0.18971631205674
2007 0.16987740805604
2008 0.17300380228137
2009 0.20380952380952
2010 0.21834862385321
2011 0.20196078431373
2012 0.19960861056751
2013 0.21869158878505
2014 0.23121387283237
2015 0.27325581395349

Compare Central High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,240.0% 12.4:1
 
1,426.6% 14.3:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 27.3%
 
State Average 36.6%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Central High School
De Witt, IA
Public 09 - 12 516 12.4:1  
Central Middle School
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Public 07 - 08 212 11.2:1 1 miles
North Scott Junior High School
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Public 07 - 08 484 14.7:1 13 miles
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Public 06 - 12 494 13.9:1 13 miles
North Scott Senior High School
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Camanche High School
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Public 09 - 12 321 12.8:1 14 miles
Easton Valley High School
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Public 07 - 12 229 14.8:1 17 miles
Clinton High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,082 14.2:1 17 miles
Calamus-Wheatland Sec Attendance Center
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Public 07 - 12 247 12.9:1 17 miles
Prince of Peace Catholic School
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Private PK - 12 284 11:1 18 miles
Pleasant Valley Junior High School
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Public 07 - 08 668 13.6:1 18 miles
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