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5400 N 1st Ave

Evansville, IN 47710

(812) 435-8292

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,122

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Central High School

Central is a decent school if you child is in need of special education, and is a decent school (not good, but OK) if you child is gifted. However, for the vast majority of students, the school is not good. Students fall between the cracks daily. Punishment is meted out days or weeks after the behavior ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/03/12

Both of my daughters graduated from Central within the last 3 years. Central has some great teachers and a wonderful principal. They seem to have allot of student involvement. My only concern is that I felt my daughters were a little underprepared for all the writing they had to do in college. I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/23/09

I graduated from CHS in 2007. I thought that i couldn't ask for a better school. There is an extreme amount of school spirit, games are great to go to. The teachers are more than willing to do everything they can to help achieve your best.

Posted by a student on 02/18/08

central high school is a good school no matter what middle you came from they dont treat the kids from thompkins different from the kids from harwood, central treats you the central way and that's an good way if you wanted to find a great high school for your kids check out central im a junior at central ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/22/07

I got to Central High School and it has its prosd and cons. Central pulls from two middle schools which are Harwood and Thompkins. Harwood's school district is from downtown to Buena Vista Road which is a rough area of town and Thompkins pulls from Buena Vista road to the Vanderburgh/Gibson County line ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 09/09/06

This, is a very good quality school. Where your child, can recieve a quality education, it is for grades (9-12).

Posted by a student on 11/05/04

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Test scores for Central High School

ECA* Test Scores

Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2012
Central High School
Evansville-vanderburgh Sch Corp
* In 2011-2012 Indiana used the End-of-Course (ECA) assessment to test students in middle and high school in Algebra I, Biology I, and English 10. The ECA is a criterion-referenced assessment developed specifically for students completing their instruction in Algebra I, Biology I, or English 10. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.

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Evansville schools — Central High School is located at 5400 N 1st Ave, Evansville IN 47710. 5400 N 1st Ave is in the 47710 ZIP code in Evansville, IN The school district for Central High School is the Evansville-vanderburgh Sch Corp. Central High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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