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Avg. test scores 9%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 47%

Columbus school information

IndexColumbusMontanaNational
Average Test Scores54%39%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools340879,221
Total private schoolsn/a7724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a327,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Columbus are 9% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Columbus
  • 85.6% of people in Columbus have completed 8th grade
  • 84.4% of people in Columbus have completed high school
  • 16.2% of people in Columbus have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Columbus

      IndexColumbusMontanaNational
      Completed 8th grade85.6%89.4%84.3%
      Completed high school84.4%88.2%83.0%
      Completed some college51.2%63.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree23.2%38.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.2%29.9%30.3%
      Completed masters5.9%9.8%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Columbus, MT School Districts

      • Columbus Elementary School District
      • Columbus High School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Columbus. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Columbus, MT schools is 54%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Columbus, MT, an average of 85.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Joliet, MT55350%1%
      Reed Point, MT20627%46%
      Absarokee, MT1,10926%47%
      Columbus, MT2,20854%9%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Albion, IL2,20818%64%
      Snow Hill, MD2,20867%37%
      Seneca Knolls, NY2,20746%7%
      Tool, TX2,20795%93%
      Poquonock Bridge, CT2,20629%41%
      Columbus, MT2,20854%9%
      Source: The Columbus, MT 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.