Central High School

Serves grades 9 - 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
124 N 20 Th St
Omaha, NE 68102
Phone
(402) 557-3300
District
OMAHA PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
DOUGLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2612
Classroom Teachers
147

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Nebraska

3

(10 is best)

Better than 22.4% of NE schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

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

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 38 49
Proficiency in Reading 44 49
Proficiency in Math 32 49

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.79
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.51
AVG FOR STATE 13.53
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 642 24.6%
Grade 10 688 26.3%
Grade 11 615 23.5%
Grade 12 667 25.5%
Total 2612 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 41.5% 29.5% 69.2%
Black 27.0% 26.7% 7.1%
Hispanic 25.9% 36.8% 19.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.0% 5.9% 2.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.6% 1.1% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 50.8% 67.1% 43.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 44.9% 59.5% 35.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.0% 7.6% 8.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 361,474 1,929,268
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,704.8 25
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.7% 6.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.7% 20.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.9% 32.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.2% 24.6%
65 OR OLDER 11.5% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 140,450 754,063
Single Parent Households With Children 12.9% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.6% 91.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 31.5% 31.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.3% 9.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.0% 15.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.4% 13.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.2% 19.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.8% 18.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.7% 14.0%
$15,000 or less 13.7% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,803 $405,490,698 55.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $424 $22,033,584 3.0%
Staff $257 $13,355,262 1.8%
General Administration $187 $9,717,642 1.3%
School Administration $544 $28,269,504 3.9%
Operation $969 $50,355,054 6.9%
Transportation $718 $37,311,588 5.1%
Other $609 $31,647,294 4.3%
Total Support $3,708 $192,689,928 26.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,522 $131,058,252 18.0%
Total Expenditures $14,034 $729,290,844 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,701 $2,455,582,533 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $480 $152,936,813 3.4%
Staff $324 $103,451,323 2.3%
General Administration $326 $103,859,000 2.3%
School Administration $575 $183,463,020 4.1%
Operation $1,026 $327,199,974 7.3%
Transportation $362 $115,411,814 2.6%
Other $289 $92,252,003 2.1%
Total Support $3,383 $1,078,580,223 24.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,982 $950,761,532 21.2%
Total Expenditures $14,066 $4,485,003,925 100.0%
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%