Columbia Middle School

  • Columbia Middle School serves 751 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Columbia Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

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School Overview

  • Columbia Middle School's student population of 751 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students751 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Columbia Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Columbia Middle School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#1332 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
42%
34%
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Black
17%
5%
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White
30%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Columbia Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAurora Joint District No. 28 Of The Counties Of Adams And A School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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