Kalamazoo Central High School



Kalamazoo Central High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kalamazoo 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
9 560
10 457
11 337
12 293

Kalamazoo Central High School is a public high school of the Kalamazoo Public Schools located in Kalamazoo, MI. It has 1,647 students in grades 8th through 12th. Kalamazoo Central High School is the 45th largest public high school in Michigan and the 2,769th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 21.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,647
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21:1
Full Time Teachers: 78.53
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,769th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Michigan: 45th out of 1,189
Student/Teacher Rank in Michigan: 718th out of 1,154
Full Time Teacher Rank in Michigan: 53rd out of 1,154

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Kalamazoo Central High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 848
(51%)
3,200
(51%)
 Female 799
(49%)
3,068
(49%)

Kalamazoo Central High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 821
(50%)
2,627
(42%)
 White 528
(32%)
2,339
(37%)
 Hispanic 150
(9%)
743
(12%)
 Two or More 100
(6%)
413
(7%)
 Asian 42
(3%)
114
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
25
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
7
(0%)

Kalamazoo Central High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 818
(50%)
3,445
(55%)
 Not Eligible 745
(45%)
2,523
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 84
(5%)
300
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Kalamazoo Central High School is ranked 20th out of 1,183 ranked schools in Michigan, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kalamazoo Central High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 44.3%. 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.

Kalamazoo Central High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1328
2006 1485
2007 1544
2008 1598
2009 1694
2010 1682
2011 1654
2012 1621
2013 1595
2014 1639
2015 1647

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.9
2006 18.9
2007 18
2008 19
2009 19
2010 19.2
2011 18.2
2012 19.6
2013 20.8
2014 20.9
2015 21

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.46686746987952
2006 0.47070707070707
2007 0.48834196891192
2008 0.5
2009 0.56493506493506
2010 0.58917954815696
2011 0.58041112454655
2012 0.62677359654534
2013 0.64576802507837
2014 0.5784014643075
2015 0.54766241651488

Compare Kalamazoo Central High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,841.8% 18.4:1
 
2,100.0% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 54.8%
 

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