PROFICIENCY 72% 4% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
49%Columbus City School District
58%Columbus
69%Ohio

Independence High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Columbus City School District" in Columbus, OH. There are a total of 578 students and n/a teachers at Independence High School, for a student to teacher ratio of n/a. There are a total of 555 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Independence High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 72.0%, which is 4% higher than the Ohio average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students578
Teachers
Student/Teacher ration/a
Free lunch555
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment42
Taking some courses27
Taking some courses (not tests)12
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses26

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Independence High School, there are a total of 42 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 27 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All65-69%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School65-69%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All75-79%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School75-79%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Independence High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictOhioNational
Caucasian 6.3% 26.6% 73.6% 51.1%
African American 86.0% 56.2% 15.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.7% 2.5% 1.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 4.3% 8.9% 4.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.7% 5.6% 4.4% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Liberty Elementary School37%0.1Columbus, OH
Dunloe Elementary School47%0.6Blacklick Estates, OH
Groveport Madison Middle School North47%1.0Blacklick Estates, OH
Sedalia Elementary65%1.0Blacklick Estates, OH
Focus Learning Academy Of Southeastern Columbus52%1.2Columbus, OH
City Prep Academy20%1.3Columbus, OH
Nexus Academy Of Columbus62%1.3Columbus, OH
Performance Academy Eastland50%1.4Columbus, OH
Life Skills Center Of Columbus Southeast55%1.4Columbus, OH
Asbury Elementary School60%1.4Blacklick Estates, OH
Madison Elementary School53%1.4Blacklick Estates, OH
Oakmont Elementary School27%1.5Columbus, OH

Columbus demographics profile

StatisticColumbusOhioNational
Population837,03811,586,941318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,82925891
Median age32.139.337.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)42%56%55%
Speak English85%93%79%
Speak Spanish4%2%13%

Education level achieved in Columbus

IndexColumbusOhioNational
Completed 8th grade86.2%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school85.3%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college63.0%55.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree41.9%35.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors34.8%26.7%30.3%
Completed masters11.9%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.4%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.5%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Independence High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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