Columbia Elementary School

Columbia Elementary School serves 243 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Columbia Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Columbia Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

School Overview

Columbia Elementary School's student population of 243 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students243 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Columbia Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,255 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Columbia Elementary School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#1009 out of 3255 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
62%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
89%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.210.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMount Vernon City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Columbia Elementary School is Knox County Career Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mount Vernon Middle School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Vernon Knox County Career Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.9 miles
    306 Martinsburg Rd
    Mount Vernon, OH 43050
    (740) 397-5820
    0.9 9-12 n/a
  • Mount Vernon Mount Vernon High School Math: 52% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,124 student
    0.9 miles
    300 Martinsburg Rd
    Mount Vernon, OH 43050
    (740) 393-5900
    0.9 9-12 1,124
  • Mount Vernon Mount Vernon Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 849 students
    0.9 miles
    298 Martinsburg Rd
    Mount Vernon, OH 43050
    (740) 392-6867
    0.9 6-8 849
  • Mount Vernon East Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 263 students
    1.4 miles
    714 E Vine St
    Mount Vernon, OH 43050
    (740) 393-5985
    1.4 PK-5 263
  • Mount Vernon Pleasant Street Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 385 students
    1.6 miles
    305 E Pleasant St
    Mount Vernon, OH 43050
    (740) 393-5990
    1.6 PK-5 385

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