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  • Columbus High School
  • 103 Cardinal Ln, Columbus
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 486
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Columbus Elementary School
  • 1324 Bowie, Columbus
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 771
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Columbus J H
  • 702 N Rampart St, Columbus
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 332
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
  • Columbus Alternative School
  • 105 Cardinal Ln, Columbus
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 16
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 178:1
  • Columbus Alternative School New Ulm Campus
  • 105 Cardinal Ln, Columbus
  • Grades: 3 - 12 · Students: 21
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1

Columbus school information

Average Test Scores57%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools37,41879,221
Total private schools11,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
The Columbus, TX educational system consists of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Columbus public schools have average test scores of 57% which is 21% lower than than the Texas average and 16% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Columbus public schools is 14:1, compared to 14:1 in Texas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 80.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.8% have completed high school, 19.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Columbus

Completed 8th grade80.5%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school78.8%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college40.6%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree24.2%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.3%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters3.3%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.0%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

Columbus, TX School Districts

Columbus Independent School District

There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Columbus. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Columbus, TX schools is 57%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Columbus, TX, an average of 80.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Columbus 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 Columbus, TX schools.

Source: The Columbus, TX 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.