Columbia High School



Columbia High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Columbia 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
9 173
10 159
11 167
12 167

Columbia High School is a public high school of the Columbia Community Unit School District 4 located in Columbia, IL. It has 666 students in grades 9th through 12th. Columbia High School is the 289th largest public high school in Illinois and the 8,511th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 21.1 to 1.

Total Students: 666
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.5

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Columbia High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 338
(51%)
338
(51%)
 Male 328
(49%)
328
(49%)

Columbia High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 617
(93%)
617
(93%)
 Hispanic 23
(3%)
23
(3%)
 Two or More 16
(2%)
16
(2%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Black 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Columbia High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 601
(90%)
601
(90%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 42
(6%)
42
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(3%)
23
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Columbia High School is ranked 588th out of 0 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Columbia High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (9.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 45.6%. 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.

Columbia High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 526
2006 536
2007 555
2008 598
2009 598
2010 635
2011 645
2012 666

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.8
2006 19.9
2007 25.2
2008 20.3
2009 17.9
2010 19
2011 19.3
2012 21.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.036121673003802
2006 0.027985074626866
2007 0.027027027027027
2008 0.05685618729097
2009 0.068561872909699
2010 0.078740157480315
2011 0.094573643410853
2012 0.097597597597598

Compare Columbia High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,110.0% 21.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 9.8%
 
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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