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Centennial High
2606 North Central Ave.
Compton, CA 90222

Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 2%
  • English learners: 20%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 39%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 80%
  • Special education within past two years: 12%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 1.87
(based on the 79% who responded)
Graduate School
 2%
College Graduate
 4%
Some College
 19%
High School
Graduate
 28%
Not a High School
Graduate
 46%

State Rank: 1 out of 101
API Score:
(2012)
5532
Student Ethnicity:
Hispanic/Latino
 68%
African American
 31%

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 90222:

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Anderson Elementary rank: 6 in Compton
Animo Locke 1 College Preparatory Academy rank: 2 in Los Angeles
Animo Locke II College Preparatory Academy rank: 1 in Los Angeles
Animo Locke Technology High rank: 1 in Los Angeles
Animo Watts College Preparatory Academy rank: 1 in Los Angeles
Avalon Gardens Elementary rank: 5 in Los Angeles
Barack Obama Charter rank: 2 in Los Angeles
Benjamin Banneker Special Education Center rank: C in Los Angeles
Carver Elementary rank: 5 in Los Angeles
Cesar Chavez Continuation High rank: A in Compton
Enterprise Middle rank: 2 in Compton
King/Drew Medical Magnet High rank: 6 in Los Angeles
Lincoln Elementary rank: 5 in Los Angeles
Lovelia P. Flournoy Elementary rank: 1 in Los Angeles
Martin Luther King Elementary rank: 1 in Compton
McKinley Elementary rank: 1 in Compton
Middle College High rank: 7 in Los Angeles
New Designs Charter School-Watts rank: 2 in Los Angeles
One Hundred Eighteenth Street rank: 5 in Los Angeles
One Hundred Sixteenth Street Elementary rank: 3 in Los Angeles
One Hundred Twelfth Street Elementary rank: 1 in Los Angeles
One Hundred Twenty-Second Street Elementary rank: 6 in Los Angeles
Ronald E. McNair Elementary rank: 6 in Compton
Tibby Elementary rank: 6 in Compton
Vanguard Learning Center rank: 2 in Los Angeles
Washington Elementary rank: 6 in Compton
Willowbrook Middle rank: 1 in Compton

Notes:
  1. The State Rank is determined by a school's API Score in comparison to all other schools in California. (1 is the worst, 10 is the best). An equal number of schools occupy each rank. * This rank comes from the 2012 California Academic Performance Index (API) Base report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2012.
  3. Alternative Schools receive APIs but do not receive ranks
  4. Parent Education is the average of all responses where "1" represents "Not a high school graduate" and "5" represents "Graduate school."
  5. More information: 2012 Base API Information Guide (PDF; 490KB; 65pp.)