Central Private School

12801 Centerra Court,
Baker, LA, 70714-0707
Tel: (225)261-3341
Grades: PK - 12 | 297 students
Central Private School is committed to preparing students for the future in a safe, nurturing Christian environment in which students are encouraged to grow, share, and learn with a faculty dedicated to academic excellence.
We offer an accelerated college preparatory curriculum wherein students are encouraged to pursue individual interests, excel beyond basic academic standards, and achieve success as productive members of the community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Academic Assistance Teacher
Year Founded 1967

Student Body

Total Students 297 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Central Private School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 11 students
Average ACT score 23
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,600
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Ellen Frazier
Admissions Associate Crystal Dupuy

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Football, Golf, Softball, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
CheeringDance,
FootballGolf,
SoftballTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Beta Club, Dixie Darlings Dance Team, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Fellowship of Christian Students, Jr Beta Club, Library Club, National Honor Society, Principal's Advisory Council, Prom Committee, Quiz Bowl Beta Club, Jr Beta Club, Library Club, Prom Committee, Quiz Bowl, Dixie Darlings Dance Team,
Fellowship of Christian Athletes,
Fellowship of Christian Students,
National Honor Society,
Principal's Advisory Council,

School Notes:

  • Founded in 1967, Central Private School has a tradition of excellence that is long-standing. Our K-8 students consistently score 1-3 grade levels above national grade levels, and our seniors include a 2009 National Merit Scholar and 2010 West Point appointee to the US Military Academy Class of 2014. Our graduates are well-prepared for college and many are successful professionals. Our tuition is not only moderate but an excellent value for the quality education offered. We are "Central's Best Kept Secret."
  • Profile last updated: 09/01/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Starkey Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Starkey Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Starkey Academy (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Baton Rouge Starkey Academy
    10510 Joor Road
    Baton Rouge , LA , 70818
    (225)261-1390
    1.7  mi  |  213  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Baton Rouge
    Central Academy & Child Care
    (Christian)
    9739 Joor Road
    Baton Rouge , LA , 70818
    (225)261-1743
    (Christian)
    2.1  mi  |  117  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Baker Bethany Christian School
    (Christian)
    13855 Plank Rd
    Baker , LA , 70714
    (225)774-0133
    (Christian)
    4.1  mi  |  178  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Baton Rouge St. George School
    (Roman Catholic)
    7880 Saint George Drive
    Baton Rouge , LA , 70809
    (225)293-1298
    (Roman Catholic)
    4.2  mi  |  970  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Greenwell Springs St Alphonsus Liguori School
    (Roman Catholic)
    13940 Greenwell Springs Rd
    Greenwell Springs , LA , 70739
    (225)261-5299
    (Roman Catholic)
    4.4  mi  |  386  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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The average private school tuition in East Baton Rouge County, LA is $5,033 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in East Baton Rouge County, LA is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).