425 W. Milford St.
Glendale, CA 91203
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Columbus Elementary School serves 459 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 459 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Columbus Elementary School's student population of 459 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
459 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Columbus Elementary School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
30%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
46%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Columbus Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
11%
12%
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Hispanic
23%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
62%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Columbus Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Columbus Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Columbus Elementary School?

459 students attend Columbus Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

62% of Columbus Elementary School students are White, 23% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Columbus Elementary School?

Columbus Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Columbus Elementary School offer ?

Columbus Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

What school district is Columbus Elementary School part of?

Columbus Elementary School is part of Glendale Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 459 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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