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Overview

School District NameColumbus School District
School District Websitehttp://www.columbus.k12.wi.us
School District Phone Number(920) 623-5950
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WI)
# of Schools4 Schools2,287 Schools
# of Students1,355 Students861,712 Students
# of Teachers88 Teachers58,136 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Columbus School District, which is ranked within the
    7/
    10
    , top 50% of all 439 school districts in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Columbus   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Columbus   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Columbus   School District and public school graduation rate of WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.260.49
# of American Indian Students7 Students10,619 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students18 Students34,180 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students91 Students103,433 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
12%
# of Black Students17 Students79,012 Students
% Black Students
1%
9%
# of White Students1,166 Students601,232 Students
% White Students
86%
70%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student667 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students55 Students32,570 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:9955,187
# of Students in Kindergarten:9556,921
# of Students in 1st Grade:8457,618
# of Students in 2nd Grade:11058,448
# of Students in 3rd Grade:9060,887
# of Students in 4th Grade:8961,995
# of Students in 5th Grade:9662,832
# of Students in 6th Grade:9061,625
# of Students in 7th Grade:10361,657
# of Students in 8th Grade:9462,439
# of Students in 9th Grade:11766,005
# of Students in 10th Grade:10464,405
# of Students in 11th Grade:8664,611
# of Students in 12th Grade:9867,082
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,197 in this school district is less than the state average of 14961. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,891 is less than the state average of $14,667. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WI)
Total Revenue$15 MM$2 MM
This chart display total revenue of Columbus   School District and average revenue for each school distric in WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$14 MM$2 MM
This chart display total spending of Columbus   School District and average spending for each school distric in WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,19714961
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Columbus   School District and average revenue per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,89114667
This chart display average spending per public school student in Columbus   School District and average spending per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Columbus School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Columbus Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 56%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    400 S Dickason Blvd
    Columbus, WI 53925
    (920) 623-5950

    Grades: 4-8 | 472 students
  • Discovery Charter School Charter School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    200 Fuller St
    Columbus, WI 53925
    (920) 623-5950

    Grades: K-3 | 113 students
  • Columbus High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1164 Farnham St
    Columbus, WI 53925
    (920) 623-5950

    Grades: 9-12 | 405 students
  • Columbus Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    200 Fuller St
    Columbus, WI 53925
    (920) 623-5950

    Grades: PK-3 | 365 students
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