PROFICIENCY n/a equal to state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%Los Angeles Unified
47%Los Angeles
38%California

Central High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Los Angeles Unified" in Los Angeles, CA. There are a total of 566 students and 23 teachers at Central High, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 286 free lunch students and 11 reduced lunch students.

Central High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of n/a, which is equal to the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students566
Teachers23.34
Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch286
Reduced lunch11

 

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 Central 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
Alln/a
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
Alln/a
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

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 race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 1.2% 7.3% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 14.1% 8.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 1.2% 6.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 81.1% 76.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.7% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.4% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.3% 0.5% 3.1% 3.1%

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Los Angeles demographics profile

StatisticLos AngelesCaliforniaNational
Population3,918,87238,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)8,36223291
Median age35.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%52%55%
Speak English40%56%79%
Speak Spanish43%29%13%

Education level achieved in Los Angeles

IndexLos AngelesCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade75.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school74.4%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college56.4%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree38.5%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors32.5%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters11.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Central High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.