PROFICIENCY 69% 30% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
64%Central York SD
60%York
53%Pennsylvania

Central York High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Central York SD" in York, PA. There are a total of 1,754 students and 107 teachers at Central York High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 426 free lunch students and 82 reduced lunch students.

Central York High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 69.0%, which is 30% higher than the Pennsylvania average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1754
Teachers107.33
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch426
Reduced lunch82

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment338
Taking some courses125
Taking some courses (not tests)206
Passing some courses88
Passing no courses20

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 York High School, there are a total of 338 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 125 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All50%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School50%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All88%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School88%

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 York High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictPennsylvaniaNational
Caucasian 74.8% 73.5% 68.3% 51.1%
African American 10.7% 8.6% 14.5% 15.9%
Asian 4.3% 4.0% 3.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 6.4% 7.3% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.6% 6.3% 2.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Hayshire El School62%1.7Emigsville, PA
Central York Middle School60%1.8York, PA
North Hills El School54%2.2York, PA
Sinking Springs El School67%2.6York, PA
Roundtown El School75%2.8York, PA
Orendorf El School67%3.2Manchester, PA
Shallow Brook Inter School59%3.2Manchester, PA
Helen Thackston Charter School18%3.3York, PA
Goode School22%3.3York, PA
Spring Forge Intrd School63%3.3Mount Wolf, PA
Davis School16%3.4York, PA
Mt Wolf El School55%3.4Mount Wolf, PA

York demographics profile

StatisticYorkPennsylvaniaNational
Population1,94612,783,977318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,32727791
Median age30.340.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%56%55%
Speak English96%89%79%
Speak Spanish1%5%13%

Education level achieved in York

IndexYorkPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade92.5%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school91.4%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college56.1%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree32.9%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors22.4%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters6.6%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.4%1.3%
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Source: The Central York High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.