Columbus North High School

Columbus North High School serves 2,048 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Columbus North High School operates within the Bartholomew Con Corp School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 2048 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 122 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,048 students
Columbus North High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 122 teachers
Columbus North High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Columbus North High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 17:1
Columbus North High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
Columbus North High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
7%
9%
Columbus North High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
1%
13%
Columbus North High School Black (1988-2012)
White
82%
71%
Columbus North High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Columbus North High School Sch Ethnicity Columbus North High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.32 0.25
Columbus North High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
24%
41%
Columbus North High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
7%
8%
Columbus North High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,394 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Bartholomew Con Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
4
Number of Students Managed 11,394 1,613
Bartholomew Con  Corp School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 76% 79%
Bartholomew Con  Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $139 MM $21 MM
Bartholomew Con  Corp School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $140 MM $18 MM
Bartholomew Con  Corp School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,504 $13,002
Bartholomew Con  Corp School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,582 $11,056
Bartholomew Con  Corp School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Columbus Area Career Connection (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Columbus Area Career Connection (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbus Area Career Connection (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Columbus Columbus Area Career Connection
    Vocational School
    1400 25th St
    Columbus , IN , 47201
    (812)376-4240
    Vocational School
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Columbus Northside Middle School
    1400 27th St
    Columbus , IN , 47201
    (812)376-4405
    0.3  mi  |  788  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Columbus Lillian Schmitt Elementary School
    2675 California
    Columbus , IN , 47201
    (812)376-4307
    0.3  mi  |  684  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Columbus International School Of Columbus
    Charter School
    3136 North National Rd
    Columbus , IN , 47201
    (812)314-7078
    Charter School
    0.5  mi  |  86  students  |  Gr.  7-11
  • Columbus Richard L Johnson Early Education Center
    1209 South Sycamore St
    Columbus , IN , 47201
    (812)376-4569
    0.9  mi  |  96  students  |  Gr.  PK

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Columbus, IN public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.36, which is higher than the Indiana average of 0.29. The most diverse school in Columbus is Gables Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.