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
9 307
10 265
11 296
12 266
UG 4

Central High School is a public high school of the Jefferson County School District located in Louisville, KY. It has 1,138 students in grades 9th through 12th. Central High School is the 54th largest public high school in Kentucky and the 5,036th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.9 to 1.

Total Students: 1,138
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 76.5

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Central High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 721
(63%)
15,313
(49%)
 Male 417
(37%)
15,726
(51%)

Central High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 902
(79%)
11,075
(36%)
 White 93
(8%)
16,752
(54%)
 Hispanic 83
(7%)
1,742
(6%)
 Asian 46
(4%)
983
(3%)
 Two or More 13
(1%)
429
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
38
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
20
(0%)

Central High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 818
(72%)
13,897
(45%)
 Not Eligible 216
(19%)
15,163
(49%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 104
(9%)
1,979
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Central High School is ranked 6th out of 0 ranked schools in Kentucky, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Central High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 50.2%. 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.

Central High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 983
2006 939
2007 967
2008 943
2009 1008
2010 1084
2011 1098
2012 1138

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 15.1
2007 13.6
2008 13.2
2009 18.7
2010 14.1
2011 15.1
2012 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.76703967446592
2006 0.75931842385517
2007 0.80248190279214
2008 0.81548250265111
2009 0.86805555555556
2010 0.8330258302583
2011 0.80783242258652
2012 0.81019332161687

Compare Central High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,505.6% 15.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 50.2%
 
This School 81.0%
 

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