Manchester Central High School

207 Lowell St, Manchester, NH 03104 | (603) 624-6363
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,214
Local School
Directory
Rating

No Reviews Yet
Find Old Friends From Manchester Central High School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Manchester Central High School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 207 Lowell St., Manchester, NH 03104
  • Principal or Admin: John R. Rist
  • Fax: (603) 624-6376
School Operational Details
  • Shared Time School
School District Details
  • Manchester School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,753
  • Graduation Rate: 82.6%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.1
  • Enrolled Students: 15,804

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,214
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 126.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,091 (49.3%)
  • Females: 1,123 (50.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 115 (5.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 469 (21.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 584 (26.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Manchester Central High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian90.4%
Black1617.3%
Asian873.9%
Hispanic27012.2%
White1,68376.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Manchester Central High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade68430.9%
10th Grade61327.7%
11th Grade49722.4%
12th Grade42019.0%
Source: NH Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Be The First To Review Manchester Central High School!

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

Local School
Directory
Rating
How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Manchester Central High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on NECAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

NECAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201130.0%28.0%36.0%
201033.0%27.0%33.0%
 
Reading Test
201173.0%68.0%74.0%
201081.0%73.0%73.0%
 
Science Test
201125.0%20.0%24.0%
201022.0%18.0%24.0%
 
Writing Test
201161.0%46.0%45.0%
201069.0%59.0%50.0%
 
Source: NH Department of Education 2010-2011

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
Manchester West High School
9-12 | 1,367 Students | 1.2 miles away

3 out of 5
Manchester Memorial High School
9-12 | 2,079 Students | 2.2 miles away

3 out of 5
Bedford High School
9-12 | 1,211 Students | 5.1 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Goffstown High School
9-12 | 1,219 Students | 6.6 miles away

1 out of 5
Londonderry High School
9-12 | 1,762 Students | 9.3 miles away

1 out of 5
Merrimack High School
9-12 | 1,504 Students | 9.4 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Pinkerton Academy
9-12 | 3,315 Students | 9.7 miles away

4.5 out of 5
Pembroke Academy
9-12 | 949 Students | 10.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Campbell High School
9-12 | 533 Students | 11.7 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Bow High School
9-12 | 618 Students | 11.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Manchester Central High School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Cutting Class
Depression is a very real problem for today's youth. When your spirit doesn't feel good, a lot of...
The Difference Between Boys and Girls
Boys and girls are different. Give a toddler girl a G.I. Joe and she'll probably try to mother it....
Changing Schools Isn't Easy: Tips for a Successful Transition
It isn't easy for students to make the transition into a new school, especially if they have...