PROFICIENCY 10% 75% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #90 of 107 in Fresno Unified
  • Ranked #135 of 166 in Fresno
  • Ranked #8380 of 10298 in California
Proficiency Averages
23%Fresno Unified

Columbia Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Fresno Unified" in Fresno, CA. There are a total of 606 students and 30 teachers at Columbia Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 510 free lunch students and 77 reduced lunch students.

Columbia Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 9.5%, which is 75% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio21:1
Free lunch510
Reduced lunch77


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 Columbia Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

3<= 5%
4<= 5%
5<= 5%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

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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Columbia Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 1.6% 10.4% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 12.0% 8.9% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 4.9% 11.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 79.8% 66.6% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.6% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.3% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.1% 2.1% 3.1% 3.1%

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Fresno demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)4,52423291
Median age30.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%52%55%
Speak English57%56%79%
Speak Spanish29%29%13%

Education level achieved in Fresno

Completed 8th grade74.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school72.1%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college52.6%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree28.3%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors20.5%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters6.6%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.5%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Columbia Elementary 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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