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1700 West Olney Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19141

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(215) 276-5262
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  • Transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Graphics, Choir / Chorus, Vocal lessons / coaching, Drama...
  • World languages
    Spanish, French, Italian, American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Sports
    Cheerleading, Football, Basketball
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Overall:
Submitted by a community member · September 22, 2015
I used to go to central I liked it a lot but I moved so I was a transferred to Roman catholic high school it not good as central it's average as central kids at roman can be really reckless sometime but after couple month or a year into roman... more

Amount of homework: Just right
Submitted by a student · July 24, 2015
a few teachers get overzealous with the work load, beware, and prioritize. If need be you can discuss specific grievances. Just be specific; and know the squeaky wheel gets the oil so be ready to hunt down whoever (could be multiple people) you... more

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Submitted by a student · July 24, 2015
No matter how bad I was doing I knew what my GPA was and had an idea of what's needed to raise it, doing what was needed was entirely up to me there's no hand holding and I loved it. You get what you put in, no more and no less. That's the most... more

Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
Submitted by a student · July 24, 2015
I adore Central High, I spent my first two years of highschool there then I had to move out of state to a supposedly better school system. However I'd gladly return. The large class sizes either force you to reach out to teachers or use your... more

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Last modified: May 6, 2016
Central High School
1700 West Olney Ave, Philadelphia, PA  19141
(215) 276-5262
Last modified Central High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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