Central is the oldest high school in the state of Minnesota. Its rich traditions, including academic excellence, are widely celebrated. Families prize the high value we place on academics; the varied extra-curricular opportunities; our culture of constant innovation; and our focus on relationships as the center for learning.
Our school has consistently been ranked among the nation’s Best High Schools by US News & World Report, Newsweek and the Washington Post. Culturally and economically diverse, Central High School offers opportunities for all.