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Central High School
  • Public, Magnet
  • Philadelphia, PA

Academics at Central High School

Academics Overview

Academics
grade A
Based on SAT/ACT scores, colleges students are interested in, and survey responses on academics from students and parents.
Average Graduation Rate
98%

State Test Scores

Percent Proficient - Reading
99%
Percent Proficient - Math
99%

AP and College Prep Courses

AP Exam Pass Rate
63%
AP Enrollment
23%
AP Math Enrollment
High
AP Science Enrollment
Very High
Number of AP Courses Offered
23
AP Other Enrollment
Average
Advanced Math Enrollment
Very High
IB Program Offered
Yes

SAT and ACT Test Scores

Average SAT
1240
1,336 responses
Math
630
Verbal
610
Average ACT
28
133 responses
Math
28
Reading
28
English
28
Science
26
Test Prep Options
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Colleges Students Are Considering

What Students Want to Study

What Students Say

Poll
How challenging are academics at this school?
Based on 177 responses
  • This school is nationally recognized.
    61%
  • This school is the best in the area.
    39%
Poll
How seriously do students take their classes at this school?
Based on 130 responses
  • Very seriously. Students are there to learn with an eye on the future.
    58%
  • Seriously. Students are there to learn, but aren't necessarily thinking about the future.
    36%
  • Somewhat seriously. Students are more focused on what's going on this weekend.
    5%
  • Not seriously at all. They're more interested in socializing and partying.
    1%

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