Columbus Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Muscogee County School District Details

Muscogee County School District
1200 Bradley Dr.
Columbus, GA 31901

31,733 Students enrolled in District

53 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Muscogee County School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Georgia

(10 is best)

Better than of GA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
44%
37%
44%
32%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Aaron Cohn Middle School
7352 Garrett Rd
Midland, GA, 31820
06-08
Allen Elementary School
5201 23rd Ave
Columbus, GA, 31904
KG-05
Arnold Middle School
2011 51st St
Columbus, GA, 31904
06-08
Baker Middle School
1215 Benning Dr
Columbus, GA, 31903
06-08
Blackmon Road Middle School
7251 Blackmon Rd
Columbus, GA, 31909
06-08
Blanchard Elementary School
3512 Weems Rd
Columbus, GA, 31909
KG-05
Brewer Elementary School
2951 Martin Luther King
Columbus, GA, 31906
PK-05
Britt David Elementary Computer Magnet Academy School
5801 Armour Rd
Columbus, GA, 31909
KG-05
Carver High School
3100 8th St
Columbus, GA, 31906
09-12
Clubview Elementary School
2836 Edgewood Rd
Columbus, GA, 31906
KG-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 25.3% 40.0%
Black 61.2% 37.8%
Hispanic 10.2% 17.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.9% 4.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 75.2% 59.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 73.1% 54.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.1% 5.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,174 $196,117,000 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $505 $16,026,000 4.2%
Staff $550 $17,479,000 4.5%
General Administration $76 $2,404,000 0.6%
School Administration $634 $20,123,000 5.2%
Operation $852 $27,062,000 7.0%
Transportation $472 $15,004,000 3.9%
Other $422 $13,411,000 3.5%
Total Support $3,511 $111,509,000 29.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,433 $77,295,000 20.1%
Total Expenditures $12,119 $384,921,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,525 $11,524,433,000 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $565 $998,054,000 4.7%
Staff $538 $950,230,000 4.5%
General Administration $132 $233,728,000 1.1%
School Administration $677 $1,195,608,000 5.6%
Operation $800 $1,412,553,000 6.7%
Transportation $513 $906,857,000 4.3%
Other $364 $642,609,000 3.0%
Total Support $3,589 $6,339,639,000 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,880 $3,320,620,000 15.7%
Total Expenditures $11,994 $21,184,692,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%