Central High School

4/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
17
Grades
9-12
Students
1,132
Type
Public
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Academics
4/10
Test scores
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A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This means that most students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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English 2
75%
State avg: 79%
Government
57%
State avg: 63%
Biology I
54%
State avg: 67%
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College readiness
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4-year high school graduation rate
80%
State avg:
Average ACT score
22
ACT participation rate
61%
State avg:
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Equity
Environment
Students
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White
62%
Black
29%
Two or more races
4%
Hispanic
3%
Asian
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 14 :1
Students per counselor
285 :1
State avg: 346 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
14%
State avg: 11%
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17 Reviews
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Neighborhood
1000 South Silver Springs Rd
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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