Central High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
7.2
Algebra Proficiency
2.1
English Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,100 Students
  • 73 Teachers

Central High School
5321 JACKSBORO PK
KNOXVILLE, TN 37918

Phone: (865) 689-1400

District: Knox 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 11 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 26 percent. Central High School is 1 of 14 high schools in the Knox County.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to 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 1,100
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 26%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 56%
Full-Time Teachers 73

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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 58%
Proficient in Algebra 30%
College Readiness Index 7.2

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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 14
Total Students 16,795
Proficient in English (district average) 66%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 39%
College Readiness (district average) 14.4

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