Columbia High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
13.2
Math Proficiency
3.1
English Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,199 Students
  • 79 Teachers

Columbia High School
2106 COLUMBIA DR
DECATUR, GA 30032

Phone: (678) 874-0802

District: DeKalb County School District

Overview

At Columbia High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Columbia High School is 36 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 100 percent. Columbia High School is 1 of 27 high schools in the DeKalb County School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,199
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 100%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 79%
Full-Time Teachers 79

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 88%
Proficient in Math 80%
College Readiness Index 13.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 27
Total Students 28,117
Proficient in English (district average) 86%
Proficient in Math (district average) 75%
College Readiness (district average) 22.5

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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