Columbus High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#125
College Readiness Index
71.9
Math Proficiency
N/A
English Proficiency
3.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,333 Students
  • 76 Teachers

Columbus High School
1700 CHEROKEE AVE
COLUMBUS, GA 31906

Phone: (706) 748-2534

District: Muscogee County

Overview

Columbus High School is ranked 4th within Georgia. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Columbus High School is 87 percent. The student body makeup is 42 percent male and 58 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 39 percent. Columbus High School is 1 of 9 high schools in the Muscogee County.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#125
State Rank
#4

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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 1,333
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 39%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 19%
Full-Time Teachers 76

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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 100%
Proficient in Math N/A
College Readiness Index 71.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

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

Total Schools 9
Total Students 9,299
Proficient in English (district average) 83%
Proficient in Math (district average) 20%
College Readiness (district average) 20.9

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

Nearby Schools

Columbus High School is 1 of 9 schools in the Muscogee County.

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