PROFICIENCY 84% 27% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
66%M S D Washington Township

North Central High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "M S D Washington Township" in Indianapolis, IN. There are a total of 3,518 students and 183 teachers at North Central High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 1,490 free lunch students and 266 reduced lunch students.

North Central High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 84.0%, which is 27% higher than the Indiana average.


Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch1490
Reduced lunch266


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment1,154
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses<=2

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At North Central High School, there are a total of 1,154 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School88%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School80%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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North Central High School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 39.9% 33.1% 71.5% 51.1%
African American 40.0% 38.9% 11.5% 15.9%
Asian 3.6% 3.6% 2.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 10.1% 16.3% 10.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.1% 0.2% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.1% 7.8% 4.4% 3.1%

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Indianapolis demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2,34218091
Median age34.037.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%56%55%
Speak English87%92%79%
Speak Spanish9%5%13%

Education level achieved in Indianapolis

Completed 8th grade82.1%84.6%84.3%
Completed high school80.7%82.9%83.0%
Completed some college57.3%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.3%33.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.0%24.6%30.3%
Completed masters10.0%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.1%2.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.0%1.3%
Source: The North Central High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.