2013 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- Reading Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 394 Students
- 28 Teachers
Houghton Central High School
1603 GUNDLACH RD
HOUGHTON, MI 49931
Phone: (906) 482-0450
District: Houghton-Portage Township Schools
Houghton Central High School is ranked 27th within Michigan. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Houghton Central High School is 39 percent. The student body makeup is 56 percent male and 44 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 8 percent. Houghton Central High School is the only high school in the Houghton-Portage Township Schools.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||8%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||24%|
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 Reading||86%|
|Proficient in Math||88%|
|College Readiness Index||31.5|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in Reading (district average)||86%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||88%|
|College Readiness (district average)||31.5|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.
International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.