Columbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center

  • Columbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center serves 191 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Columbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29%.

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Columbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Columbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center's student population of 191 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Columbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,792 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Columbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1783 out of 1792 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Columbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Columbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
99%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Columbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Columbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2000-01 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Columbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.020.47
This chart display the diversity score of Columbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Columbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Columbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Louis City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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