Central High School Test Scores

Test Scores

Subject Proficiency Testing

Student exit exams receive grades among multiple proficiency levels established by the state. These figures display how the school as a whole performed in different subjects.

Discipline School District State
Algebra 2.0 2.3 2.2
English 2.0 2.2 2.2

English Proficiency Distribution

English proficiency is determined by student results on the school's Kentucky Core Content Test.

Total Students Tested 297
Novice 43%
Apprentice 14%
Proficient 40%
Distinguished 3%

Algebra Proficiency Distribution

Algebra proficiency is determined by student results on the school's Kentucky Core Content Test.

Total Students Tested 293
Novice 29%
Apprentice 41%
Proficient 28%
Distinguished 2%

Overall Student Performance

This measures overall student performance on state exams. The calculations by U.S. News were the first of two steps in determining which schools received at least a bronze medal.

State Test Performance Index 51.5
Risk-Adjusted Performance Index 9.9

Disadvantaged Student Performance

This measures the proficiency on state exams among typically underperforming subgroups. The calculations by U.S. News were the second of two steps in determining which schools received at least a bronze medal.

Percentage of Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 35.2
Percentage of Non-Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient N/A
Gap Between Disadvantaged and Non-Disadvantaged Students N/A
Gap Between School and State Among Disadvantaged Students 0.2

College-Ready Student Performance

High school students take AP® and IB exams to earn college credit and demonstrate success at college-level course work. U.S. News calculated a College Readiness Index based on exam participation rates and percentages of students passing at least one exam. The Index determined which types of medals (gold, silver or bronze) were awarded to top-performing schools.

College Readiness Index 5.1
Exam Used for Index AP®

Advanced Placement® (AP®) Student Performance

Many U.S. higher educational institutions grant credits or advanced placement based on student performance on AP® exams. This shows this school's student participation and performance on these exams if data were available. (N/A means no students participated.)

Participation Rate 17%
Participant Passing Rate 8%
Exams Per Test Taker 2.0
Exam Pass Rate 6%
Quality-Adjusted Participation Rate 1%
Quality-Adjusted Exams Per Test Passer 1.7

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Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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