PROFICIENCY 34% 22% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
27%LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DISTRICT
19%Little Rock
28%Arkansas

Central High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "LITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Little Rock, AR. There are a total of 2,489 students and 181 teachers at Central High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 1,087 free lunch students and 151 reduced lunch students.

Central High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 34.0%, which is 22% higher than the Arkansas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2489
Teachers180.66
Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch1087
Reduced lunch151

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment876
Taking some courses810
Taking some courses (not tests)65
Passing some courses523
Passing no courses284

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 Central High School, there are a total of 876 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 810 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All20%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School20%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All48%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School48%

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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Central High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArkansasNational
Caucasian 30.7% 18.9% 64.2% 51.1%
African American 55.8% 65.0% 19.7% 15.9%
Asian 7.5% 2.6% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 4.6% 11.5% 11.3% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.9% 1.5% 1.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Little Prep Academy Elementary5%0.1Little Rock, AR
Little Rock Prep Academy17%0.2Little Rock, AR
Premier High School Of Little Rock10%0.6Little Rock, AR
M.l. King Magnet Elementary. School18%0.7Little Rock, AR
Gibbs Magnet Elementary School52%0.8Little Rock, AR
Dunbar Magnet Middle School19%0.8Little Rock, AR
Stephens Elementary20%0.9Little Rock, AR
Ark. School For The Deaf H.s.40%1.0Little Rock, AR
Ark. School For The Deaf Elementary.10%1.0Little Rock, AR
Ark. School For The Blind Elementary40%1.1Little Rock, AR
Ark. School For The Blind H.s.30%1.1Little Rock, AR
Pulaski Heights Elementary. School37%1.5Little Rock, AR

Little Rock demographics profile

StatisticLittle RockArkansasNational
Population197,6402,968,472318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,6645591
Median age35.937.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%58%55%
Speak English90%93%79%
Speak Spanish6%5%13%

Education level achieved in Little Rock

IndexLittle RockArkansasNational
Completed 8th grade88.3%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school87.6%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college67.3%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.2%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors38.9%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters15.4%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.1%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.5%0.9%1.3%
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Source: The Central High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.