Accountability rating

B

Central Heights ISD: B

Total students

345

Avg. teacher experience

13.5 years

Central Heights ISD: 13.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

97.8 %

Central Heights ISD: 97.8%

Statewide: 90%

Central Heights High School is a high school in Nacogdoches, TX, in the Central Heights ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 345 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 31.6% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 2.6% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $43,655, which is $10,467 less than the state average. The average SAT score at Central Heights High School was 1138. The average ACT score was 23.9. In the Class of 2018, 97.8% of students received their high school diplomas on time or earlier. The dropout rate was 0.3%.

Contact information

Website

centralhts.org

Address

10317 Us Hwy 259 N
Nacogdoches, TX 75965

Office phone number

(936) 552-3408

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Central Heights High School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 07. Students who started eighth grade in 2007 in this region had a college graduation rate of 22.9 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 07.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

345

African American

10 (2.9%)

Central Heights ISD: 4.7%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

3 (0.9%)

Central Heights ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

3 (0.9%)

Central Heights ISD: 1.3%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

54 (15.7%)

Central Heights ISD: 17.3%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Central Heights ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

268 (77.7%)

Central Heights ISD: 73.4%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

7 (2%)

Central Heights ISD: 3.1%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

2.9%

American Indian

0.9%

Asian

0.9%

Hispanic

15.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

77.7%

Two or more races

2.0%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

31.6 %

Central Heights ISD: 34%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

33.3 %

Central Heights ISD: 40.1%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

2.6 %

Central Heights ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

31.6%

Econ. disadvantaged

33.3%

Limited Eng. proficiency

2.6%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

2.6 %

Central Heights ISD: 4.9%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

95.1 %

Central Heights ISD: 30.7%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

5.2 %

Central Heights ISD: 5.2%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

9.3 %

Central Heights ISD: 6.4%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

2.6%

Career and technical

95.1%

Gifted and talented

5.2%

Special education

9.3%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Overall

B

Central Heights ISD: B

Student achievement

A

Central Heights ISD: B

School progress

B

Central Heights ISD: B

Closing the gaps

B

Central Heights ISD: B

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2019 Accountability Manual.

Four-year graduation rates

The percentage of students who started ninth grade in 2014-2015 who received a high school diploma on time — by Aug. 31, 2018. (Learn more about how four-year graduation rates are defined.)

All students

97.8 %

Central Heights ISD: 97.8%

Statewide: 90%

African American

Masked

Central Heights ISD: Masked

Statewide: 86.5%

American Indian

Masked

Central Heights ISD: Masked

Statewide: 85.1%

Asian

N/A

Central Heights ISD: N/A

Statewide: 96.4%

Hispanic

91.7 %

Central Heights ISD: 91.7%

Statewide: 88.2%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Central Heights ISD: N/A

Statewide: 86.4%

White

98.6 %

Central Heights ISD: 98.6%

Statewide: 93.6%

Two or more races

Masked

Central Heights ISD: Masked

Statewide: 91.4%

African American

Masked

American Indian

Masked

Asian

N/A

Hispanic

91.7%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

98.6%

Two or more races

Masked

Dropout rates

The dropout rate for students in grades 9-12 for the 2017-2018 school year. It is calculated by dividing the number of dropouts by the number of students who were in attendance at any time during the school year.

All students

0.3 %

Central Heights ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.9%

American Indian

Masked

Central Heights ISD: Masked

Statewide: 2.9%

African American

0 %

Central Heights ISD: 0%

Statewide: 2.8%

Asian

Masked

Central Heights ISD: Masked

Statewide: 0.5%

Hispanic

1.8 %

Central Heights ISD: 1.8%

Statewide: 2.3%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Central Heights ISD: N/A

Statewide: 2.7%

White

0 %

Central Heights ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1%

Two or more races

0 %

Central Heights ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.6%

College readiness

AP/IB participation

The percentage of students in grades 11 and 12 taking at least one Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) exam in any subject during the 2017-2018 school year.

All students

0 %

Central Heights ISD: 0%

Statewide: 25.8%

African American

0 %

Central Heights ISD: 0%

Statewide: 17%

American Indian

Masked

Central Heights ISD: Masked

Statewide: 21.9%

Asian

Masked

Central Heights ISD: Masked

Statewide: 60.9%

Hispanic

0 %

Central Heights ISD: 0%

Statewide: 23.5%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Central Heights ISD: N/A

Statewide: 20.2%

White

0 %

Central Heights ISD: 0%

Statewide: 27.8%

Two or more races

0 %

Central Heights ISD: 0%

Statewide: 28.9%

AP/IB performance

The percentage of test-taking students who passed at least one AP or IB exam in the 2017-2018 school year. A passing score on the AP exam is a 3, 4 or 5. On an IB exam, it is a 4, 5, 6 or 7.

All students

N/A

Central Heights ISD: N/A

Statewide: 50.7%

African American

N/A

Central Heights ISD: N/A

Statewide: 29.2%

American Indian

N/A

Central Heights ISD: N/A

Statewide: 51%

Asian

N/A

Central Heights ISD: N/A

Statewide: 74.6%

Hispanic

N/A

Central Heights ISD: N/A

Statewide: 38.4%

Pacific Islander

N/A

Central Heights ISD: N/A

Statewide: 52.5%

White

N/A

Central Heights ISD: N/A

Statewide: 64.8%

Two or more races

N/A

Central Heights ISD: N/A

Statewide: 62.8%

SAT

The average SAT score for the Class of 2018, with critical reading, writing and mathematics results combined. The maximum score is 2400. For the small percentage of students who took the redesigned SAT with a maximum score of 1600, their scores were converted to the equivalent scores on the previous SAT using College Board concordance tables.

Avg. SAT score

1138

Central Heights ISD: 1138

Statewide: 1036

ACT

The average ACT composite score for the Class of 2018. The maximum score is 36.

Avg. ACT score

23.9

Central Heights ISD: 23.9

Statewide: 20.6

College-ready graduates

A graduate is considered college ready in Reading or Math if he or she has met or exceeded the college-ready criteria on the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) test, the SAT or the ACT test. These figures are for the Class of 2018.

Reading

59.1 %

Central Heights ISD: 59.1%

Statewide: 58.2%

Math

56.8 %

Central Heights ISD: 56.8%

Statewide: 46%

Reading + Math

53.4 %

Central Heights ISD: 53.4%

Statewide: 42.1%

Reading

59.1%

Math

56.8%

Reading + Math

53.4%

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

27

African American

0 (0%)

Central Heights ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Central Heights ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Central Heights ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

1.6 (6.1%)

Central Heights ISD: 3.6%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Central Heights ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

25.4 (93.9%)

Central Heights ISD: 96.4%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Central Heights ISD: 0%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

2 (7.4%)

Central Heights ISD: 2.4%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

16.5 (61.2%)

Central Heights ISD: 67.8%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

8.5 (31.4%)

Central Heights ISD: 29.9%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Central Heights ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

12.8

Central Heights ISD: 14

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

13.5 years

Central Heights ISD: 13.7 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$43,655

Central Heights ISD: $44,087

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

$30,957

Central Heights ISD: $31,331

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$35,253

Central Heights ISD: $34,883

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$40,543

Central Heights ISD: $41,305

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$46,894

Central Heights ISD: $46,294

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$53,574

Central Heights ISD: $52,606

Statewide: $62,039

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