Columbia High School

Columbia High School serves 337 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% 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 87% graduation rate is equal to the OH state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 337 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 337 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Students by Grade Columbia High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 18:1
Columbia High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
4%
White
94%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Columbia High School Sch Ethnicity Columbia 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.
0.12 0.22
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.
15%
37%
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%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 950 students has decreased by 17% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Columbia Local School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 950 1,089
Graduation Rate 87% 87%
Columbia Local School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $12 MM
Columbia Local School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $12 MM $11 MM
Columbia Local School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,853 $10,997
Columbia Local School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,327 $10,473
Columbia Local School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby 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)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BereaCopopa Elementary School
    535 Wyleswood Dr
    BereaOH 44017
    (440)236-5020
    0 mi | 288 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • Columbia StationColumbia Middle School
    13646 West River Rd
    Columbia StationOH 44028
    (440)236-5741
    0.3 mi | 325 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • StrongsvilleSurrarrer Elementary School
    9306 Priem Rd
    StrongsvilleOH 44149
    (440)572-7170
    3.6 mi | 349 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • StrongsvilleMuraski Elementary School
    20270 Royalton Rd
    StrongsvilleOH 44149
    (440)572-7160
    4 mi | 536 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • StrongsvilleDrake Elementary School
    20566 Albion Rd
    StrongsvilleOH 44149
    (440)572-7150
    4 mi | 444 students | Gr. KG-6                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Measles in School: A Parent’s Guide in 2015
Measles, the once eradicated disease, has made a comeback in the U.S. in recent months, and a recent study estimates only 50% of people are immunized. The outbreak has raised questions about immunizations and the safety of children in public schools. Learn how to keep your children healthy and reduce their measles risk.
The Surprising Way Schools are Saving Money on Ed Tech
With technology advancing and changing faster than ever, how can educators and schools keep up? The answer: refurbished ed tech.
Related School Videos

View more school videos

Did You Know?
Lorain County, OH 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 0.34, which is higher than the Ohio average of 0.22. The most diverse school district in Lorain County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.