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550 Warrior Way

Grand Junction, CO 81504

(970) 254-6200

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,575

Students Per Teacher: 19

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Central High School

Central High School has the BEST coaches there are! The coaches are amazing,and are willing to help you receive your personal record in whatever sport you want to pr in! Totally recommend central to you,if you play in sports!

Posted by a student on 03/14/14

I'm only rating this school a two because my child felt comfortable in only 4 classes. This school has an amazing JROTC program that kept my child's heart strong. She was able to improve her writing and singing in the Creative Writing Class and Choir that this school provides. The German class also has ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/14/14

As a parent of two former students, I can tell you that the performing arts programs are amazing, but the drama department has really gone down hill in the past 3 years. There are still amazing teachers that work hard to teach students all they need to learn if they want to, but it is never forced. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/20/12

I would not recommend this school to any parents who wish for their student(s) to excel and value communication. The principal of CHS lowers the bar for students and doesn't care about instilling core values such as building character and responsibility. The primary goal at CHS is to get students their ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 04/05/10

Central High School may not have the best standardized test scores in this area, but watch out! This school is on the move with innovative ideas in education, a superior administration and support staff, and teachers who are working hard to improve students ability to learn and grow. The teachers at ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 09/14/07

I graduated from this school five years ago. When I moved to this school I was entering my junior year, and not only was I coming from another city, it seemed like I was coming from another world. The school I had come from was a 5A, award winning school with the highest level of acedemics, sports, and ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 06/12/06

The academic quality of this school is great, students get the attention they need from educated teachers. The music program is spectacular and a rewarded one too! The range in avalibility of sports is one of a kind... They offer everything from football to lacross. The level of parental involement is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/09/05

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Test scores for Central High School

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Test Year: 2012
Central High School
Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
* In 2011-2012 Colorado used the Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The TCAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Grand Junction schools — Central High School is located at 550 Warrior Way, Grand Junction CO 81504. 550 Warrior Way is in the 81504 ZIP code in Grand Junction, CO The school district for Central High School is the Mesa County Valley School District No. 51. Central High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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