Central High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
3.4
Algebra Proficiency
2.4
English Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,220 Students
  • 70 Teachers

Central High School
401 EAGLE
SHELBYVILLE, TN 37160

Phone: (931) 684-5672

District: Bedford County

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 5 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 34 percent. Central High School is 1 of 2 high schools in the Bedford County.

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 1,220
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 34%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 56%
Full-Time Teachers 70

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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 English 57%
Proficient in Algebra 44%
College Readiness Index 3.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
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 2
Total Students 1,697
Proficient in English (district average) 59%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 45%
College Readiness (district average) 3.4

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