East Columbus High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
3.8
Algebra Proficiency
2.8
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 532 Students
  • 38 Teachers

East Columbus High
1 GATOR LN
LAKE WACCAMAW, NC 28450

Phone: (910) 646-4094

District: Columbus County Schools

Overview

At East Columbus High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at East Columbus High is 13 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 67 percent. East Columbus High is 1 of 4 high schools in the Columbus County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Bronze

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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 532
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 67%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 63%
Full-Time Teachers 38

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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 83%
Proficient in Algebra 80%
College Readiness Index 3.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
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 4
Total Students 1,959
Proficient in English (district average) 83%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 82%
College Readiness (district average) 4.6

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Nearby Schools

East Columbus High is 1 of 4 schools in the Columbus County Schools.

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