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  • Houston Co High School
  • Box 519, Columbia
  • Houston County
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 337
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1

Columbia school information

Average Test Scores37%37%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,30779,221
Total private schoolsn/a35324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1027,963
The Columbia, AL educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Columbia public schools have average test scores of 37% which is 1% lower than than the Alabama average and 25% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Columbia public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in Alabama and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 77.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 77.3% have completed high school, 11.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Columbia

Completed 8th grade77.8%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school77.3%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college51.9%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.6%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.6%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.9%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%

Columbia, AL School Districts

Houston County School District

There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Columbia. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Columbia, AL schools is 37%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Columbia, AL, an average of 77.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Columbia schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Columbia, AL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Webb, AL1,39447%4%
Headland, AL4,69137%24%
Ashford, AL2,21136%28%
Blakely, GA4,78725%49%
Columbia, AL52837%25%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
New Auburn, WI52847%4%
Ulen, MN52857%16%
Canaan, NH52845%9%
Parkdale, OR52842%15%
St. John, WA52857%16%
Columbia, AL52837%25%
Source: The Columbia, AL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.