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
9 344
10 361
11 381
12 325

Central High School is a public high school of the West Allis-West Milwaukee School District located in West Allis, WI. It has 1,411 students in grades 9th through 12th. Central High School is the 40th largest public high school in Wisconsin and the 3,722nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.3 to 1.

Total Students: 1,411
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 86.46

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Central High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 764
(54%)
1,686
(53%)
 Female 647
(46%)
1,495
(47%)

Central High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 530
(38%)
1,670
(52%)
 Hispanic 483
(34%)
825
(26%)
 Black 277
(20%)
432
(14%)
 Two or More 61
(4%)
108
(3%)
 American Indian 32
(2%)
55
(2%)
 Asian 24
(2%)
85
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
6
(0%)

Central High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 863
(61%)
1,592
(50%)
 Not Eligible 398
(28%)
1,290
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 150
(11%)
299
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Central High School is ranked 7th out of 560 ranked schools in Wisconsin, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Central High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 35.4%. 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 1679
2006 1608
2007 1529
2008 1459
2009 1365
2010 1398
2011 1369
2012 1343
2013 1389
2014 1412
2015 1411

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 16.8
2007 16.5
2008 16.8
2009 17.1
2010 16.7
2011 16.3
2012 16.5
2013 17.8
2014 N/A
2015 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.29124478856462
2006 0.33768656716418
2007 0.42511445389143
2008 0.43591501028101
2009 0.52673992673993
2010 0.5758226037196
2011 0.52373995617239
2012 0.6656738644825
2013 0.68250539956803
2014 0.73016997167139
2015 0.71793054571226

Compare Central High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,487.9% 14.9:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 35.4%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 71.8%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,411 16.3:1  
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