Central High School

2/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
15
Grades
9-12
Students
1,343
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
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Very concerning:

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


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Social Studies
68%
State avg: 82%
Science
58%
State avg: 77%
2/10
College readiness
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Very concerning:

This school is far below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


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Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
89%
State avg: 88%
Average ACT score
20
State avg: 22
AP course participation
15%
State avg: 18%
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Equity
Environment
Students
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White, not Hispanic
39%
Hispanic
34%
Black, not Hispanic
19%
Two or more races
4%
Asian
2%
American Indian/Alaskan Native
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
18 :1
State avg: 16 :1
Students per counselor
347 :1
State avg: 497 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
31%
State avg: 15%
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15 Reviews
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Neighborhood
8516 West Lincoln Avenue
West Allis, WI 53227
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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