Columbus County Schools School District

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Overview

School District NameColumbus County Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.columbus.k12.nc.us
School District Phone Number(910)642-5168
School District Grades OfferedPK - 13
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NC)
# of Schools19 Schools2,704 Schools
# of Students6,387 Students1,554,263 Students
# of Teachers422 Teachers99,595 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1

District Comparison

  • Columbus County Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 283 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Columbus County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Columbus County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Columbus County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.650.67
# of American Indian Students416 Students21,144 Students
% American Indian Students
6%
1%
# of Asian Students6 Students49,361 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# of Hispanic Students643 Students261,939 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
17%
# of Black Students2,021 Students397,905 Students
% Black Students
32%
26%
# of White Students3,184 Students760,311 Students
% White Students
50%
49%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students2,071 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students132 Students62,494 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:22618,793
# of Students in Kindergarten:418114,802
# of Students in 1st Grade:443118,016
# of Students in 2nd Grade:431121,296
# of Students in 3rd Grade:408122,859
# of Students in 4th Grade:421122,832
# of Students in 5th Grade:490119,852
# of Students in 6th Grade:509117,226
# of Students in 7th Grade:497110,069
# of Students in 8th Grade:536118,598
# of Students in 9th Grade:568130,355
# of Students in 10th Grade:534123,417
# of Students in 11th Grade:452112,837
# of Students in 12th Grade:454102,149
# of Ungraded Students: - 1,162

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,927 is higher than the state average of $9,693. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,780 is higher than the state average of $9,473. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NC)
Total Revenue$65 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Columbus County Schools  School District and average revenue for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$64 MM$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Columbus County Schools  School District and average spending for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,927$9,693
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Columbus County Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,780$9,473
This chart display average spending per public school student in Columbus County Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Columbus County Schools School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | NC School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Riegelwood Acme Delco Elementary School Math: 55-59% / Reading: 40-44% | Top 50%
    16337 Old Lake Road
    Riegelwood, NC 28456
    (910)655-2957

    Grades: PK-5 | 323 students
  • Delco Acme Delco Middle School Math: 20-24% / Reading: 25-29% | Bottom 50%
    26133 Andrew Jackson Hwy
    Delco, NC 28436
    (910)655-3200

    Grades: 6-8 | 137 students
  • Whiteville Ccca - Fair Bluff /southeastern Campuses Math: 35-39% / Reading: 65-69% | Top 50%
    4564 Chadbourn Hwy
    Whiteville, NC 28472
    (910)642-7141

    Grades: 9-13 | 303 students
  • Cerro Gordo Cerro Gordo Elementary School Math: 50% / Reading: 44% | Top 50%
    7685 Andrew Jackson Hwy
    Cerro Gordo, NC 28430
    (910)654-4250

    Grades: PK-8 | 354 students
  • Chadbourn Chadbourn Elementary School Math: 40-44% / Reading: 30-34% | Bottom 50%
    409 E Third Avenue
    Chadbourn, NC 28431
    (910)654-3825

    Grades: PK-5 | 282 students
  • Chadbourn Chadbourn Middle School Math: 20-24% / Reading: 20-24% | Bottom 50%
    801 W Smith Street
    Chadbourn, NC 28431
    (910)654-4300

    Grades: 6-8 | 101 students
  • Lake Waccamaw East Columbus High School Math: 30-34% / Reading: 30-34% | Bottom 50%
    32 Gator Lane
    Lake Waccamaw, NC 28450
    (910)646-4094

    Grades: 9-12 | 431 students
  • Evergreen Evergreen Elementary School Math: 35-39% / Reading: 25-29% | Bottom 50%
    7211 Old 74 Hwy
    Evergreen, NC 28438
    (910)654-3502

    Grades: PK-8 | 263 students
  • Tabor City Guideway Elementary School Math: 50-59% / Reading: 40-49% | Top 50%
    11570 Swamp Fox Hwy East
    Tabor City, NC 28463
    (910)653-2723

    Grades: PK-5 | 145 students
  • Hallsboro Hallsboro Middle School Math: 20% / Reading: 42% | Bottom 50%
    89 School Road
    Hallsboro, NC 28442
    (910)646-4192

    Grades: 6-8 | 203 students
  • Hallsboro Hallsboro-artesia Elementary School Math: 30-34% / Reading: 25-29% | Bottom 50%
    1337 Giles Byrd Road
    Hallsboro, NC 28442
    (910)646-3510

    Grades: PK-5 | 387 students
  • Hallsboro Harlem Promise Charter School
    Po Box 248
    Hallsboro, NC 28442
    (910)646-4192

    Grades: 5-8 | 379 students
  • Nakina Nakina Middle School Math: 25-29% / Reading: 40-44% | Bottom 50%
    9822 Seven Creeks Hwy
    Nakina, NC 28455
    (910)642-8301

    Grades: 6-8 | 195 students
  • Whiteville Old Dock Elementary School Math: 60-64% / Reading: 50-54% | Top 30%
    12489 New Britton Hwy
    Whiteville, NC 28472
    (910)642-2084

    Grades: PK-5 | 284 students
  • Tabor City South Columbus High School Math: 40-44% / Reading: 40-44% | Bottom 50%
    40 Stallion Drive
    Tabor City, NC 28463
    (910)653-4073

    Grades: 9-12 | 796 students
  • Tabor City Tabor City Elementary School Math: 30-34% / Reading: 30-34% | Bottom 50%
    203 Stake Road
    Tabor City, NC 28463
    (910)653-3618

    Grades: PK-5 | 426 students
  • Tabor City Tabor City Middle School Math: 20-24% / Reading: 30-34% | Bottom 50%
    701 W Sixth Street
    Tabor City, NC 28463
    (910)653-3637

    Grades: 6-8 | 168 students
  • Cerro Gordo West Columbus High School Math: 40-44% / Reading: 45-49% | Top 50%
    7294 Andrew Jackson Hwy
    Cerro Gordo, NC 28430
    (910)654-6111

    Grades: 9-12 | 478 students
  • Whiteville Williams Township Math: 45% / Reading: 38% | Bottom 50%
    10400 James B White Hwy
    Whiteville, NC 28472
    (910)653-3791

    Grades: PK-8 | 732 students
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