Central Senior High School

298 reviews
  1. St. Paul Public School District
  2. 9-12
  3. Public
A-
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    B+
  2. Diversity
    A+
  3. Teachers
    A-
  4. Outcomes
    A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    A
  6. Health & Safety
    B
  7. Administration
    B+
  8. Sports & Fitness
    A-
  9. Food
    A-
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B+
Address
275 Lexington Parkway North
Saint Paul, MN 55104
Telephone
(651) 744-4900
Website
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Central Senior High School Rankings

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Outcomes

Average Graduation Rate
92%
Average SAT
1300
Average ACT
26

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
56%
Percent Proficient - Math
55%
AP Enrollment
34%
AP Exam Pass Rate
47%
Advance Math Class Enrollment
23%
Poll
How challenging are academics at this school?
  • This school is nationally recognized.
    27%
  • This school is the best in the area.
    70%
  • Probably like most other schools.
    3%
  • This school doesn't challenge anyone.
    0%

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
B
Based on the rate of disciplinary actions and student and parent reviews.
Poll
77%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.26 responses
Poll
69%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.26 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 72 responses
  • Dances
    19%
  • Rent a Senior Day
    19%
  • The Musket Game
    19%
  • Homecoming, prom, feild trips
    15%
  • Multicultural Fair Day
    14%
  • Musicals, plays
    7%
  • Hmong new year
    3%

Students

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity and student and parent reviews.
Students
1,969
Free or Reduced Lunch
55%
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.25 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.25 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.25 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
20:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
$66,428
Teachers in First/Second Year
11%
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.37 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.37 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.37 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
A
Based on expenses per student, number of sports offered, and student and parent reviews.
Male Athletes
26%
Female Athletes
23%
Expenses Per Student
$16,168/ year
National
$11,927
92%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.38 responses
53%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.38 responses
63%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.38 responses

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Reviews

298 reviews
  • Excellent
    36
  • Very Good
    145
  • Average
    102
  • Poor
    11
  • Terrible
    4
The majority of parents with only a few exceptions are a positive presence in their students lives.
  • Niche User
  • 2 months ago
My experience at Central was fulfilling and impactful.
  • Niche User
  • 5 months ago
I like the community with my friends there. They have challenging classes that really challenge me as a student and I am able to ask for help when needed. I feel comfortable there.
  • High School Junior
  • 5 months ago