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  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    2,226
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    168 3.5

Central Senior High School is a public school in St. Paul, Minnesota. It has 2,226 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 59% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 168 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

275 North Lexington Parkway
St. Paul MN 55104
(651) 632-6000

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Reviews
3.5 from 168 reviews
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    • Recent Alumnus
    • 2
    Teachers: Some teachers are pushovers to certain students then harsh to others.
    • Recent Alumnus
    • 3
    Overall Experience: Pep rallies were the best
    • Recent Alumnus
    • 3
    Health & Safety: The nurse don't believe something's wrong until she sees it herself.
    • Recent Alumnus
    • 4
    Educational Outcomes: I'm great but it's largely self driven
    • Recent Alumnus
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: most clubs aren't promoted or addressed.

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Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.33 Como Park Senior High School 2 mi. 1,554
3.33 Highland Park Senior High School 3 mi. 1,494
Washington Technology Magnet School 3 mi. 1,142
3.33 Roseville Area Senior High School 4 mi. 2,132
3.33 Henry Sibley Senior High School 5 mi. 1,389
2.33 Johnson Senior High School 5 mi. 1,669
2.66 South Senior High School 5 mi. 1,957
2.33 Harding Senior High School 6 mi. 2,082
4.00 Mounds View Senior High School 8 mi. 1,744
3.33 South St. Paul Secondary School 6 mi. 1,322

Around Central Senior High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Male 49%
Female 50%

Overall Student Diversity

Central Senior High School United States Como Park Senior High School Highland Park Senior High School Washington Technology Magnet School Roseville Area Senior High School Henry Sibley Senior High School Johnson Senior High School South Senior High School Harding Senior High School Mounds View Senior High School South St. Paul Secondary School
White 33.0% 51.6% 25.8% 34.7% 9.3% 67.3% 66.3% 13.5% 49.0% 9.3% 83.7% 76.3%
African American 32.0% 15.2% 27.8% 28.6% 28.9% 12.2% 8.2% 29.2% 27.6% 18.6% 4.1% 5.2%
Asian 29.9% 4.7% 36.1% 21.4% 48.5% 14.3% 4.1% 46.9% 6.1% 58.8% 10.2% 2.1%
Hispanic 5.2% 24.5% 9.3% 14.3% 13.4% 6.1% 19.4% 9.4% 10.2% 12.4% 2.0% 14.4%
Native American 0% 1.1% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 0% 1.0% 1.0% 7.1% 1.0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.6% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1.0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 2.1%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 25.2%
Grade 10 25.8%
Grade 11 24.8%
Grade 12 24.1%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Polls

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 67% Yes
  • 20% Not sure.
  • 13% No

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 5 responses

  • 100% The diversity.