Columbia Elementary School

  • Columbia Elementary School serves 298 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Columbia Elementary School's student population of 298 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students298 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Columbia Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Columbia Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)45-49%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)60-64%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Columbia Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Columbia Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
92%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Columbia Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.150.52
This chart display the diversity score of Columbia Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Columbia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbia School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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