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70 Fricker St

Providence, RI 02903

(401) 456-9111

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,095

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Central High School

horrible school...don't send your kids to this school is wasting time.. no improvement.... i went to this school last year and it was a mess, kids bulling other students all the time..

Posted by a student on 08/25/12

Central high has come a long way. As a graduated Senior i believe this school has given me all the tools i needed to have a successful experience when applying to college. The administration and teachers have been working no stop to improve curriculum in our classes. The success in our sports have created ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/15/12

this school has improved so much duriong the past few years. as a student i am proud of my school and i know that with the hard work of the students and teachers, it will only get better. the entire building was red-done a while back but it still feels brand new, both students and faculty have maintained ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/10/11

Central is a great educational environment, I'm a new freshmen and I heard alot of awful rumors about Central. Rumors aren't true! I am proud to be a student here! our newspaper is great! we have awesome classes and programs. we have new books and the schools out look alone looks better than classical! ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/21/09

The standard of the the school is above average but the students tend to be unserious.

Posted by a student on 10/06/08

My son attends Central high school and it is a great enviornment. There's never any fights and any trouble going on there which makes it easier for students to learn instead of having to deal with drama and gossip. The whole school is being remodeled and no nonsence is being tolerated at this school. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/19/08

this school is getting way better, believe me, i was there from freshman year and now im a junior.

Posted by a student on 11/03/07

I was 1 of the many students the graduated June/2004. This school is slowly moving in an upward position just like most of the other providence schools. The only difference being that my peers and the rest of the population at Central High school are determined to get those scores up. The Administrators, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/03/04

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Test scores
Test scores for Central High School

NECAP* Test Scores

Grade Level: 11

Test Year: 2012
Central High School
Providence School District
Rhode Island
* In 2011-2012 Rhode Island used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing; and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Rhode Island. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Providence schools — Central High School is located at 70 Fricker St, Providence RI 02903. 70 Fricker St is in the 02903 ZIP code in Providence, RI The school district for Central High School is the Providence School District. Central High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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