Top 10 Best Columbus Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 260 public schools serving 126,129 students in Columbus, OH. Columbus has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Ohio.
The top ranked public schools in Columbus, OH are Columbus Preparatory Academy, Windermere Elementary School and Edison Intermediate. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Columbus, OH public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Ohio public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 64% statewide average). Schools in Columbus have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Ohio public schools.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Ohio public school average of 30% (majority Black).

Best Columbus, OH Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Columbus Preparatory Academy
Charter School
Math: 97% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
3330 Chippewa St
Columbus, OH 43204
(614) 275-3600
Grades: K-11
| 744 students
Rank: #22.
Windermere Elementary School
Math: 95% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4101 Windermere Rd
Columbus, OH 43220
(614) 487-5060
Grades: K-5
| 453 students
Rank: #33.
Edison Intermediate
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1240 Oakland Ave
Columbus, OH 43212
(614) 481-3630
Grades: 4-5
| 163 students
Rank: #44.
Barrington Road Elementary School
Math: 91% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1780 Barrington Rd
Columbus, OH 43221
(614) 487-5180
Grades: K-5
| 721 students
Rank: #55.
Greensview Elementary School
Math: 91% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4301 Greensview Dr
Columbus, OH 43220
(614) 487-5050
Grades: K-5
| 466 students
Rank: #66.
Evening Street Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
885 Evening St
Columbus, OH 43085
(614) 450-4400
Grades: K-7
| 512 students
Rank: #77.
Larson Middle School
Math: 89% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1240 Oakland Ave
Columbus, OH 43212
(614) 481-3630
Grades: 6-8
| 233 students
Rank: #88.
Stevenson Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1065 Oxley Rd
Columbus, OH 43212
(614) 481-3640
Grades: PK-3
| 360 students
Rank: #99.
Cassingham Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
250 S Cassingham Rd
Columbus, OH 43209
(614) 237-4266
Grades: PK-5
| 406 students
Rank: #1010.
Phoenix Middle School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2341 Snouffer Rd
Columbus, OH 43085
(614) 450-4100
Grades: 7-8
| 166 students
Rank: #1111.
High Point Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
700 Venetian Way
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 478-5545
Grades: K-5
| 513 students
Rank: #1212.
Jones Middle School
Math: 91% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2100 Arlington Ave
Columbus, OH 43221
(614) 487-5080
Grades: 6-8
| 730 students
Rank: #1313.
Upper Arlington High School
Math: 84% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1650 Ridgeview Rd
Columbus, OH 43221
(614) 487-5200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,871 students
Rank: #1414.
Chapelfield Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
280 Chapelfield Rd
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 478-5575
Grades: K-5
| 433 students
Rank: #1515.
Hamilton Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
745 Rathmell Rd
Columbus, OH 43207
(614) 491-8044
Grades: K-3
| 1,020 students
Rank: #1616.
Grandview Heights High School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1587 W 3rd Ave
Columbus, OH 43212
(614) 481-3620
Grades: 9-12
| 343 students
Rank: #1717.
Montrose Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2555 E Main St
Columbus, OH 43209
(614) 237-4226
Grades: PK-5
| 386 students
Rank: #1818.
Bexley High School
Math: 78% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
326 S Cassingham Rd
Columbus, OH 43209
(614) 231-4591
Grades: 9-12
| 721 students
Rank: #1919.
Clinton Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10 Clinton Heights Ave
Columbus, OH 43202
(614) 365-6532
Grades: K-5
| 502 students
Rank: #2020.
Bluffsview Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7111 Linworth Rd
Columbus, OH 43235
(614) 450-5100
Grades: K-6
| 487 students
Rank: #2121.
Tremont Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2900 Tremont Rd
Columbus, OH 43221
(614) 487-5170
Grades: K-5
| 644 students
Rank: #2222.
Wickliffe Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2405 Wickliffe Rd
Columbus, OH 43221
(614) 487-5150
Grades: K-5
| 523 students
Rank: #2323.
Bexley Middle School
Math: 82% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
300 S Cassingham Rd
Columbus, OH 43209
(614) 237-4277
Grades: 6-8
| 575 students
Rank: #2424.
Gahanna East Middle School
Math: 78% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
730 Clotts Rd
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 478-5550
Grades: 6-8
| 478 students
Rank: #2525.
Maryland Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2754 Maryland Ave
Columbus, OH 43209
(614) 237-3280
Grades: K-5
| 297 students
Rank: #2626.
United Preparatory Academy
Charter School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
617 W State St
Columbus, OH 43215
(877) 644-6338
Grades: K-4
| 273 students
Rank: #2727.
Hastings Middle School
Math: 81% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1850 Hastings Ln
Columbus, OH 43220
(614) 487-5100
Grades: 6-8
| 684 students
Rank: #2828.
Worthington Hills Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1221 Candlewood Dr
Columbus, OH 43235
(614) 450-4700
Grades: K-6
| 519 students
Rank: #2929.
Kilbourne Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
50 E Dublin Granville Rd
Columbus, OH 43085
(614) 450-4200
Grades: 6-8
| 470 students
Rank: #3030.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
515 Havens Corners Rd
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 478-5555
Grades: K-5
| 417 students
Rank: #3131.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
136 Carpenter Rd
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 478-5560
Grades: K-5
| 559 students
Rank: #3232.
Arts & College Preparatory Academy
Charter School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4401 Hilton Corporate Dr
Columbus, OH 43232
(614) 986-9974
Grades: 9-12
| 401 students
Rank: #3333.
Granby Elementary School
Math: 78% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1490 Hard Rd
Columbus, OH 43235
(614) 450-4500
Grades: PK-6
| 454 students
Rank: #3434.
Gahanna South Middle School
Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
349 Shady Spring Dr
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 337-3730
Grades: 6-8
| 641 students
Rank: #35 - 3635. - 36.
Indian Springs Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
50 E Henderson Rd
Columbus, OH 43214
(614) 365-6032
Grades: K-5
| 396 students
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[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Columbus, Ohio

Columbus, Ohio Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1111 Windsor Ave
Columbus, OH 43211
(614) 995-1545
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4656 Heaton Rd
Columbus, OH 43229
(614) 433-7510
Grades: K-8
| 363 students
43 South Douglass St
Columbus, OH 43205
(614) 252-4441
Grades: 6-8
| 82 students
1455 Huy Rd
Columbus, OH 43224
(614) 365-5977
Grades: PK-K
| 53 students
2400 Mock Rd
Columbus, OH 43219
(614) 365-5453
Grades: PK-5
| 253 students
1555 Bryden Rd
Columbus, OH 43205
(614) 564-9444
Grades: K-3
| 50 students
345 E Deshler Ave
Columbus, OH 43206
(614) 365-5514
Grades: 6-9
| 367 students
387 E Beck St
Columbus, OH 43206
(614) 365-6513
Grades: K-5
| 209 students
2740 Lockbourne Rd
Columbus, OH 43207
(614) 365-5414
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
1270 Brentnell Ave
Columbus, OH 43219
(614) 365-6079
Grades: PK-5
| 286 students
4077 Karl Rd
Columbus, OH 43224
(614) 365-5985
Grades: 9-12
| 506 students
3700 Corporate Dr Ste 140
Columbus, OH 43231
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4738 Kae Ave
Columbus, OH 43213
(614) 863-2883
Grades: 1
| 194 students
2440 Dawnlight Ave
Columbus, OH 43211
(614) 478-3875
Grades: K-6
| 109 students
4176 Helenrose Ln
Columbus, OH 43230
(614) 995-1985
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
4605 Hilton Corporate Dr
Columbus, OH 43232
(614) 863-1604
Grades: K-3
| 101 students
1565 Integrity Dr East
Columbus, OH 43209
(614) 443-3390
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2800 S Hamilton Rd
Columbus, OH 43232
(614) 322-7970
Grades: 6-11
| 70 students
1255 Leonard Ave
Columbus, OH 43203
(614) 297-1288
Grades: K-9
| 29 students
31 North 17th St
Columbus, OH 43203
(614) 365-6085
Grades: 6-8
| 71 students
3940 Karl Rd
Columbus, OH 43224
(614) 365-5996
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
35 Midland Ave
Columbus, OH 43223
(614) 324-1492
Grades: K-7
| 176 students
290 Brevoort Rd
Columbus, OH 43214
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2001 Hamilton Ave
Columbus, OH 43211
(614) 365-8811
Grades: 6-12
| 827 students
2283 Sunbury Rd
Columbus, OH 43219
(614) 478-9943
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Po Box 29645
Columbus, OH 43229
(614) 523-2600
Grades: 9-12
| 48 students
251 E Weber Rd
Columbus, OH 43202
(614) 365-6014
Grades: 6-8
| 432 students
1418 East Broad St
Columbus, OH 43205
(614) 372-2401
Grades: 6-9
| 49 students
350 Columbus City Center Dr
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 586-1800
Grades: 6-9
| 80 students
1234 East Deshler Ave
Columbus, OH 43206
(614) 365-5518
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
43 South Douglass St
Columbus, OH 43205
(614) 365-6087
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
4717 Hilton Corporate Dr
Columbus, OH 43232
(877) 644-6338
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1955 Richmond Rd
Columbus, OH 43223
(614) 801-8100
Grades: K-4
| n/a students
873 Walcutt Ave
Columbus, OH 43219
(614) 252-1015
Grades: PK-K
| 50 students
720 Mount Vernon Ave
Columbus, OH 43203
(614) 291-0235
Grades: K-5
| 86 students
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