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Central High School
  • Public
  • BURLINGTON, IL

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C+
  6. Health & Safety
    grade A+
  7. Administration
    grade C
  8. Sports
    grade B
  9. Food
    grade C+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade C minus

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Central High School is a highly rated, public school located in BURLINGTON, IL. It has 1,240 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 16 to 1. According to state test scores, 50% of students are at least proficient in math and 50% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
50%
Percent Proficient - Math
50%
Average Graduation Rate
97%
Average SAT
1210
156 responses
Average ACT
27
158 responses
AP Enrollment
26%

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Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$137,598
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$813
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$353,400
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade A+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
93%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 15 responses
Poll
80%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 15 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 49 responses
  • Homecoming
    29%
  • Home games
    27%
  • Assemblies
    14%
  • Central Celebration
    10%
  • Pep Band
    8%
  • Homecoming
    4%
  • Pep rallies
    4%

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,240
Free or Reduced Lunch
14%
84%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 19 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 19 responses
95%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 19 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$62,304
Teachers in First/Second Year
22.4%
65%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 23 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 23 responses
91%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 23 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$18,546 / year
National
$12,239
89%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 28 responses
46%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 28 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 28 responses

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