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
9 189
10 170
11 150
12 160

Central High School is a public high school of the Wise County Public Schools located in Wise, VA. It has 669 students in grades 9th through 12th. Central High School is the 225th largest public high school in Virginia and the 8,482nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.3 to 1.

Total Students: 669
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.99

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Central High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 357
(53%)
916
(53%)
 Female 312
(47%)
826
(47%)

Central High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 646
(97%)
1,681
(96%)
 Hispanic 10
(1%)
17
(1%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
9
(1%)
 Black 4
(1%)
30
(2%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Central High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 349
(52%)
867
(50%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 265
(40%)
756
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 55
(8%)
119
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Central High School is ranked 150th out of 0 ranked schools in Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Central High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.8%) is higher than the state average of 32.6%. 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 506
2006 513
2007 503
2008 476
2009 471
2010 474
2011 675
2012 669

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.3
2006 16.3
2007 16.4
2008 16
2009 16
2010 17.4
2011 14.4
2012 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18774703557312
2006 0.20272904483431
2007 0.18687872763419
2008 0.15756302521008
2009 0.23354564755839
2010 0.43248945147679
2011 0.43259259259259
2012 0.47832585949178

Compare Central High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,368.6% 13.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 32.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 47.8%
 

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Public 09 - 12 669 16.3:1  
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