Central High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#998
College Readiness Index
35.0
Math Proficiency
2.4
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
24:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,174 Students
  • 91 Teachers

Central High School
275 NORTH LEXINGTON PARKWAY
ST. PAUL, MN 55104

Phone: (651) 632-6000

District: Saint Paul Public Schools

Overview

Central High School is ranked 21st within Minnesota. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Central High School is 47 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 66 percent. Central High School is 1 of 16 high schools in the Saint Paul Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#998
State Rank
#21

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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 2,174
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 66%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 55%
Full-Time Teachers 91

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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 Reading 72%
Proficient in Math 48%
College Readiness Index 35.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

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

Total Schools 16
Total Students 10,961
Proficient in Reading (district average) 48%
Proficient in Math (district average) 16%
College Readiness (district average) 19.0

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

Nearby Schools

Central High School is 1 of 16 schools in the Saint Paul Public Schools.

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