Columbus Elementary School

  • Columbus Elementary School serves 626 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Columbus Elementary School operates within the Glendale Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 626 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students626 students
Columbus Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Columbus Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Columbus Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeColumbus Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Columbus Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
15%
11%
Columbus Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
25%
54%
Columbus Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
6%
Columbus Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
59%
24%
Columbus Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Columbus Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsColumbus Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.570.41
Columbus Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
63%
50%
Columbus Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
9%
Columbus Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Glendale Unified School District's student population of 26,095 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,895 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,293 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameGlendale Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
4
Number of Students Managed26,0951,597
Glendale Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$284 MM$18 MM
Glendale Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$268 MM$18 MM
Glendale Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,895$10,966
Glendale Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,293$11,255
Glendale Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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