Special Education Center

2571 Neil Ave

Columbus, OH 43202-2522

Tel: (614)365-5207
Grades PK-12
249 students
Special Education Center serves 249 students in grades PK - 12.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Special Education Center operates within the Columbus City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 249 students has declined by 35% over five years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 249 students
Special Education Center Total Students (2000-2014)
Gender % Special Education Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Special Education Center Total Teachers (2003-2014)
Students by Grade Special Education Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 18:1
Special Education Center Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Special Education Center Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
54%
16%
Special Education Center Black Students (2000-2014)
White
35%
73%
Special Education Center White Students (2000-2014)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Special Education Center Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.59 0.44
Special Education Center Diversity Score (2000-2014)
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.
n/a
39%
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.
n/a
5%

District Comparison

Columbus City School District's student population of 50,818 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,922 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Columbus City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
117
3
Number of Students Managed 50,818 789
Columbus City   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $947 MM n/a
Columbus City   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $920 MM n/a
Columbus City   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $17,922 n/a
Columbus City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,419 n/a
Columbus City   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 Linden-mckinley Stem Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Graham Expeditionary Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Indianola Informal K-8 School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ColumbusLinden-mckinley Stem Academy
    Grades: 7-12 | 640 students
    0.4 miles
    100 East Arcadia Ave
    ColumbusOH 43202
    (614)365-5583
    0.47-12640
  • ColumbusIndianola Informal K-8 School
    Grades: KG-8 | 594 students
    0.8 miles
    251 East Weber Rd
    ColumbusOH 43202
    (614)365-5579
    0.8KG-8594
  • ColumbusGraham Expeditionary Middle SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 194 students
    1 miles
    140 East 16th Ave
    ColumbusOH 43201
    (614)262-1111
    16-8194
  • ColumbusGraham Primary SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-3 | 119 students
    1 miles
    140 East 16th Ave
    ColumbusOH 43201
    (614)253-4001
    1KG-3119
  • ColumbusComo Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 377 students
    1.4 miles
    2989 Reis Ave
    ColumbusOH 43224
    (614)365-6013
    1.4PK-5377

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