Central High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
44.4
Geometry Proficiency
2.9
Literacy Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,419 Students
  • 159 Teachers

Central High School
1500 PARK ST
LITTLE ROCK, AR 72202

Phone: (501) 447-1400

District: Little Rock School District

Overview

At Central High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Central High School is 70 percent. The student body makeup is 47 percent male and 53 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 66 percent. Central High School is 1 of 7 high schools in the Little Rock School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,419
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 66%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 44%
Full-Time Teachers 159

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Literacy 79%
Proficient in Geometry 67%
College Readiness Index 44.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 7
Total Students 6,908
Proficient in Literacy (district average) 45%
Proficient in Geometry (district average) 41%
College Readiness (district average) 26.7

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Nearby Schools

Central High School is 1 of 7 schools in the Little Rock School District.

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