Columbia High School

Columbia High School serves 281 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Columbia High School operates within the Columbia Local School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is lower than the OH state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 281 students has declined by 30% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 281 students
Columbia High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Columbia High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Columbia High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Columbia High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 18:1
Columbia High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Columbia High School Black Students (1996-2014)
White
93%
73%
Columbia High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Columbia High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Columbia High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown OH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.23
Columbia High School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
25%
39%
Columbia High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Columbia High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 876 students has decreased by 24% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,770 is less than the state average of $11,970. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,046 is less than the state average of $11,436. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Columbia Local School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 876 876
Columbia Local School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 86% 89%
Columbia Local School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $12 MM
Columbia Local School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $12 MM $12 MM
Columbia Local School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,770 $11,970
Columbia Local School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,046 $11,436
Columbia Local School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Strongsville High School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Columbia Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Copopa Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbia StationCopopa Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 288 students13644 West River Rd
    Columbia StationOH 44028
    (440)236-5020
    0KG-4288
  • Columbia StationColumbia Middle School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 307 students13646 West River Rd
    Columbia StationOH 44028
    (440)236-5741
    0.35-8307
  • StrongsvilleSurrarrer Elementary School
    3.6 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 319 students9306 Priem Rd
    StrongsvilleOH 44149
    (440)572-7170
    3.6KG-6319
  • StrongsvilleDrake Elementary School
    4 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 443 students20566 Albion Rd
    StrongsvilleOH 44149
    (440)572-7150
    4KG-6443
  • BereaGrindstone Elementary School
    4 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 896 students191 Race St
    BereaOH 44017
    (216)898-8305
    4PK-4896

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