PROFICIENCY 7% 82% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
20%Compton Unified
19%Compton
38%California

Centennial High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Compton Unified" in Compton, CA. There are a total of 908 students and 46 teachers at Centennial High, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 643 free lunch students and 55 reduced lunch students.

Centennial High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 7.0%, which is 82% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students908
Teachers46
Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch643
Reduced lunch55

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

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 Centennial High, there are a total of n/a 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

GradeProficiency
All3%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School<= 5%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All11%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School10-14%

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.

Centennial High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 0.4% 0.3% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 36.1% 17.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.2% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 62.9% 74.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.6% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.6% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 6.1% 3.1% 3.1%

Compton demographics profile

StatisticComptonCaliforniaNational
Population97,74039,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)9,74625691
Median age29.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%52%55%
Speak English37%56%79%
Speak Spanish61%29%13%

Education level achieved in Compton

IndexComptonCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade61.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school58.8%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college34.7%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree13.5%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors8.2%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.3%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.1%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Centennial High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.