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
9 395
10 292
11 186
12 228

Central High School is a public high school of the Providence School District located in Providence, RI. It has 1,101 students in grades 9th through 12th. Central High School is the 10th largest public high school in Rhode Island and the 5,262nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,101
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 66.5

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Central High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 574
(52%)
3,644
(50%)
 Female 527
(48%)
3,645
(50%)

Central High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 775
(70%)
4,494
(62%)
 Black 173
(16%)
1,480
(20%)
 Asian 86
(8%)
410
(6%)
 White 36
(3%)
657
(9%)
 Two or More 22
(2%)
182
(2%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
58
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
8
(0%)

Central High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 860
(78%)
5,115
(70%)
 Not Eligible 180
(16%)
1,655
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 61
(6%)
519
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Central High School is ranked 3rd out of 0 ranked schools in Rhode Island, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Central High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 42.9%. 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 1647
2006 1398
2007 1236
2008 1177
2009 1204
2010 1161
2011 1107
2012 1101

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 15.4
2007 17.2
2008 15.1
2009 15.9
2010 15
2011 15.8
2012 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71098967820279
2006 0.60801144492132
2007 0.81067961165049
2008 0.85811384876805
2009 0.84468438538206
2010 0.80017226528854
2011 0.82113821138211
2012 0.83651226158038

Compare Central High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,183.3% 11.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 42.9%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 83.7%
 

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Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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