Columbia Primary School

Serves grades PK - 2

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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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
913 West Avenue
Columbia, MS 39429
Phone
(601) 736-2216
District
COLUMBIA SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
MARION COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
419
Classroom Teachers
27

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Mississippi

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Better than ×% of MS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Columbia Primary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 41
Proficiency in Reading 39
Proficiency in Math 43

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.30
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.56
AVG FOR STATE 14.73
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 64 15.3%
Kindergarten 115 27.4%
Grade 1 108 25.8%
Grade 2 126 30.1%
Total 419 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 53.0% 48.9% 45.2%
Black 43.6% 47.8% 48.8%
Hispanic 2.2% 2.2% 4.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 1.0% 1.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 75.9% 74.1% 74.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 68.3% 66.3% 68.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.6% 7.8% 5.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 10,851 2,986,530
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 160.4 62
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.6% 20.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.1% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.6% 25.4%
65 OR OLDER 16.9% 15.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,770 1,105,576
Single Parent Households With Children 13.4% 14.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 80.2% 83.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 15.5% 21.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.6% 6.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.0% 10.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 5.7% 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.6% 16.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.1% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 24.3% 18.8%
$15,000 or less 22.6% 17.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,295 $9,006,795 45.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $558 $949,158 4.8%
Staff $591 $1,005,291 5.1%
General Administration $206 $350,406 1.8%
School Administration $457 $777,357 3.9%
Operation $772 $1,313,172 6.6%
Transportation $364 $619,164 3.1%
Other $300 $510,300 2.6%
Total Support $3,249 $5,526,549 27.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,103 $5,278,203 26.6%
Total Expenditures $11,648 $19,813,248 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,010 $2,373,092,750 51.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $465 $220,142,509 4.8%
Staff $407 $193,002,364 4.2%
General Administration $289 $137,053,748 3.0%
School Administration $537 $254,371,995 5.5%
Operation $899 $425,950,672 9.2%
Transportation $422 $200,109,995 4.3%
Other $236 $112,009,396 2.4%
Total Support $3,257 $1,542,693,018 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,510 $715,368,585 15.4%
Total Expenditures $9,776 $4,631,141,847 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%