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
9 293
10 298
11 232
12 273

Columbus High School is a public high school of the Columbus Public Schools located in Columbus, NE. It has 1,096 students in grades 9th through 12th. Columbus High School is the 28th largest public high school in Nebraska and the 5,311th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,096
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 69.78

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Columbus High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 576
(53%)
576
(53%)
 Female 520
(47%)
520
(47%)

Columbus High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 730
(67%)
730
(67%)
 Hispanic 320
(29%)
320
(29%)
 Two or More 19
(2%)
19
(2%)
 American Indian 14
(1%)
14
(1%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Black 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Columbus High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 648
(59%)
648
(59%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 331
(30%)
331
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 117
(11%)
117
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Columbus High School is ranked 22nd out of 0 ranked schools in Nebraska, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Columbus High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 40.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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 1151
2006 1162
2007 1164
2008 1176
2009 1118
2010 1129
2011 1111
2012 1096

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 16.6
2007 16.2
2008 16.1
2009 15.3
2010 15.3
2011 15.3
2012 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.32580364900087
2006 0.28055077452668
2007 0.2585910652921
2008 0.27040816326531
2009 0.37030411449016
2010 0.37732506643047
2011 0.3987398739874
2012 0.40875912408759

Compare Columbus High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.6% 13.3:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
This School 40.9%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Columbus High School
Columbus, NE
Public 09 - 12 1,096 15.7:1  
Scotus Central Catholic Jr/Sr High School
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Private 07 - 12 400 15:1 1 miles
Lakeview Junior High School
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Public 07 - 08 100 11.8:1 5 miles
Lakeview High School
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Public 09 - 12 253 11.7:1 5 miles
Schuyler Central High School
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Public 09 - 12 453 12.7:1 16 miles
David City Secondary School
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Public 07 - 12 310 12:1 18 miles
Shelby - Rising City High School
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Public 09 - 12 114 9.8:1 18 miles
Aquinas Middle High School
David City, NE
Private PK - 12 514 11:1 19 miles
St Francis Schools
Humphrey, NE
Private KG - 12 213 10:1 19 miles
Humphrey Jr-Sr High School
Humphrey, NE
Public 07 - 12 121 10.5:1 19 miles
Leigh High School
Leigh, NE
Public 07 - 12 65 5.9:1 20 miles
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