Central School

100 Summit St, Newark, NJ 07102 | (973) 733-6897
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 862
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ras Baraka
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Newark City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $25,201
  • Graduation Rate: 72.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.4
  • Enrolled Students: 39,443

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 862
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 55.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 432 (50.1%)
  • Females: 430 (49.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 67 (7.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 613 (71.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 680 (78.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Central School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black79291.9%
Asian40.5%
Hispanic657.5%
White10.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Central School
  Number Percent
9th Grade22426.0%
10th Grade18221.1%
11th Grade17720.5%
12th Grade15317.7%
Ungraded12614.6%
Source: NJ Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Central School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 06, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • the new central high on 256 18th ave is great

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