Central High School

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4/10
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Reviews
19
Grades
9-12
Students
1,826
Type
Public
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This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform below average on state tests, have below average college readiness measures, ... More

Academics
4/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Subject
% Proficient
Algebra II
39%
State avg: 54%
English
69%
State avg: 72%
English 2
62%
State avg: 65%
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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.)


Parent tip

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
87%
State avg: 89%
Average ACT score
19
State avg: 20
Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Black
84%
White
7%
Hispanic
4%
Two or more races
2%
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.
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Neighborhood
306 South Bellevue
Memphis, TN 38104
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