Avg. test scores 6%
High school dipl. 12%
Bachelors degree 10%

Columbus school information

Average Test Scores52%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools31,86979,221
Total private schools487224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1147,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Columbus are 6% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Columbus
  • 94.4% of people in Columbus have completed 8th grade
  • 92.7% of people in Columbus have completed high school
  • 33.5% of people in Columbus have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Columbus

      Completed 8th grade94.4%89.0%84.3%
      Completed high school92.7%87.8%83.0%
      Completed some college66.8%59.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree45.6%38.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors33.5%28.4%30.3%
      Completed masters8.4%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.2%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.4%1.1%1.3%

      Columbus, WI School Districts

      • Columbus School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Columbus. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Columbus, WI schools is 52%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Columbus, WI, an average of 94.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sun Prairie, WI31,72153%8%
      Beaver Dam, WI16,44050%2%
      Pardeeville, WI2,09648%3%
      Randolph, WI1,79447%4%
      Marshall, WI3,93442%15%
      Columbus, WI5,00452%6%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Gardnertown, NY5,00429%42%
      Mathis, TX5,00359%19%
      Jackson, AL5,00230%39%
      Auburn, IL5,00622%55%
      Demarest, NJ5,00768%39%
      Columbus, WI5,00452%6%
      Source: The Columbus, WI 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.