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
9 116
10 104
11 76
12 65

Columbia High School is a public high school of the Columbia Borough School District located in Columbia, PA. It has 361 students in grades 9th through 12th. Columbia High School is the 606th largest public high school in Pennsylvania and the 13,398th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.7 to 1.

Total Students: 361
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.5

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Columbia High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 195
(54%)
195
(54%)
 Female 166
(46%)
166
(46%)

Columbia High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 232
(64%)
232
(64%)
 Hispanic 78
(22%)
78
(22%)
 Black 36
(10%)
36
(10%)
 Two or More 14
(4%)
14
(4%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Columbia High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 189
(52%)
189
(52%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 172
(48%)
172
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Columbia High School is ranked 524th out of 719 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Columbia High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.6%) is slightly higher than the state average of 45.1%. 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.

Columbia High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 712
2006 693
2007 670
2008 607
2009 608
2010 573
2011 511
2012 536
2013 557
2014 356
2015 361

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 13.4
2007 12.1
2008 11.1
2009 11.6
2010 11.5
2011 11
2012 13.4
2013 14.1
2014 12.5
2015 12.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45926966292135
2006 0.38528138528139
2007 0.39701492537313
2008 0.43492586490939
2009 0.52631578947368
2010 0.52530541012216
2011 0.60665362035225
2012 0.54477611940299
2013 0.65529622980251
2014 0.67415730337079
2015 0.47645429362881

Compare Columbia High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
1,398.6% 14.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.1%
 
This School 47.6%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Public 09 - 12 361 12.7:1  
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Public 07 - 08 610 14.4:1 6 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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