Central High School

Serves grades 6 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
423 E Central
Springfield, MO 65802
Phone
(417) 523-9600
District
SPRINGFIELD R-XII
County
GREENE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1704
Classroom Teachers
126

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Missouri

7

(10 is best)

Better than 66.7% of MO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Central High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51.45 47
Proficiency in Reading 65.90 51
Proficiency in Math 37.0 42

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.53
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.84
AVG FOR STATE 13.47
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 45 2.6%
Grade 7 44 2.6%
Grade 8 41 2.4%
Grade 9 473 27.8%
Grade 10 427 25.1%
Grade 11 329 19.3%
Grade 12 345 20.2%
Total 1704 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 72.4% 81.6% 74.2%
Black 10.4% 8.3% 16.6%
Hispanic 9.1% 6.4% 6.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.9% 2.8% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.2% 1.0% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.2% 52.1% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.8% 44.7% 44.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.3% 7.4% 6.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 213,973 6,113,532
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,559.4 88
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.2% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.2% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.0% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 15.8% 15.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 91,992 2,386,203
Single Parent Households With Children 9.1% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.3% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 32.4% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.4% 8.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.0% 12.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.5% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.7% 18.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.1% 20.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.2% 16.2%
$15,000 or less 17.2% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,421 $139,157,070 47.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $438 $11,243,460 3.8%
Staff $759 $19,483,530 6.7%
General Administration $96 $2,464,320 0.8%
School Administration $424 $10,884,080 3.7%
Operation $939 $24,104,130 8.2%
Transportation $337 $8,650,790 3.0%
Other $266 $6,828,220 2.3%
Total Support $3,259 $83,658,530 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,730 $70,079,100 23.9%
Total Expenditures $11,410 $292,894,700 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,138 $5,615,788,195 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $465 $425,572,122 3.9%
Staff $477 $436,527,450 4.0%
General Administration $373 $341,293,271 3.1%
School Administration $609 $556,779,035 5.1%
Operation $1,035 $946,917,146 8.6%
Transportation $523 $478,870,643 4.4%
Other $254 $232,670,246 2.1%
Total Support $3,736 $3,418,578,057 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,148 $1,965,621,993 17.9%
Total Expenditures $12,022 $11,000,014,194 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%