Como Elementary School

  • Como Elementary School serves 357 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 61%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 55%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Como Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • Como Elementary School's student population of 357 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students357 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Como Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,224 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Como Elementary School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#2311 out of 3,224 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
61%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
10%
5%
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Black
38%
17%
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White
37%
71%
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Two or more races
15%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Como Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.690.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Como Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbus City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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