Columbus High School



Columbus High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Columbus High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 330
10 326
11 312
12 301

Columbus High School is a public high school of the Muscogee County School District located in Columbus, GA. It has 1,269 students in grades 9th through 12th. Columbus High School is the 184th largest public high school in Georgia and the 4,424th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 21.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,269
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21:1
Full Time Teachers: 60.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,424th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 184th out of 509
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 453rd out of 478
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 238th out of 478

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Columbus High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 735
(58%)
4,522
(50%)
 Male 534
(42%)
4,535
(50%)

Columbus High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 704
(55%)
2,594
(29%)
 Black 312
(25%)
5,199
(57%)
 Asian 112
(9%)
203
(2%)
 Hispanic 79
(6%)
623
(7%)
 Two or More 58
(5%)
410
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
23
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Columbus High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,002
(79%)
2,921
(32%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 196
(15%)
5,658
(62%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 71
(6%)
478
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Columbus High School is ranked 369th out of 478 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Columbus High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.0%) is significantly lower than the state average of 56.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Columbus High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1259
2006 1240
2007 1272
2008 1224
2009 1313
2010 1401
2011 1333
2012 1306
2013 1292
2014 1255
2015 1269

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 16.5
2007 16.7
2008 15.7
2009 17.6
2010 18.8
2011 17.7
2012 17.9
2013 18.2
2014 20.6
2015 21

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2263701350278
2006 0.20322580645161
2007 0.19025157232704
2008 0.16258169934641
2009 0.25742574257426
2010 0.16987865810136
2011 0.18829707426857
2012 0.20061255742726
2013 0.20278637770898
2014 0.19123505976096
2015 0.21040189125296

Compare Columbus High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,577.8% 15.8:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,100.0% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.0%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 56.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Columbus High School
Columbus, GA
Public 09 - 12 1,269 21:1  
Grace Christian School
Columbus, GA
Private PK - 12 115 9:1 1 miles
Early College Academy of Columbus at Waverly Terrace
Columbus, GA
Public 09 - 12 169 15.6:1 2 miles
St Anne-Pacelli Catholic School
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Private PK - 12 606 12:1 2 miles
Carver High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,191 17.2:1 2 miles
Jordan Vocational High School
Columbus, GA
Public 09 - 12 787 15.3:1 2 miles
Hardaway High School
Columbus, GA
Public 09 - 12 1,276 17.7:1 2 miles
Hallie Turner Private
Columbus, GA
Private UG - UG 60 12:1 2 miles
South Girard School
Phenix City, AL
Public 08 - 08 449 18.4:1 4 miles
Brookstone School
Columbus, GA
Private PK - 12 789 6:1 4 miles
Kingdom Christian Academy & Preparatory School
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Private PK - 12 54 6:1 4 miles
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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