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Columbus Public Schools

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Columbus


Columbus Public Schools School District Details

Columbus Public Schools School District
2508 27 Th St
Columbus, NE 68602

3,740 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Columbus Public Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Nebraska

(10 is best)

Better than of NE school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Centennial Elementary School
500 Centennial St
Columbus, NE, 68602
PK-05
Columbus High School
2200 26 Th St
Columbus, NE, 68602
09-12
Columbus Middle School
2410 16 Th St
Columbus, NE, 68602
06-08
Emerson Elementary School
2410 20 Th St
Columbus, NE, 68602
PK-05
Lost Creek Elementary School
3772 33 Rd Ave
Columbus, NE, 68602
PK-05
North Park Elementary School
2200 31 St St
Columbus, NE, 68602
PK-05
Pathways Beyond/early Steps To Success Building School
2508 27 Th Street
Columbus, NE, 68602
PK-PK
West Park Elementary School
4100 Adamy St
Columbus, NE, 68602
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 59.9% 70.7%
Black 0.9% 7.0%
Hispanic 37.6% 18.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 2.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 1.5%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 50.5% 44.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.4% 35.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.0% 9.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,492 $24,383,952 63.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $466 $1,750,296 4.5%
Staff $499 $1,874,244 4.8%
General Administration $129 $484,524 1.2%
School Administration $499 $1,874,244 4.8%
Operation $720 $2,704,320 7.0%
Transportation $112 $420,672 1.1%
Other $365 $1,370,940 3.5%
Total Support $2,789 $10,475,484 27.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,032 $3,876,192 10.0%
Total Expenditures $10,313 $38,735,628 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,370 $2,304,108,327 59.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $392 $122,590,686 3.2%
Staff $304 $95,104,282 2.5%
General Administration $309 $96,490,600 2.5%
School Administration $545 $170,476,485 4.4%
Operation $995 $310,986,021 8.1%
Transportation $363 $113,468,566 2.9%
Other $259 $80,929,947 2.1%
Total Support $3,167 $990,015,978 25.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,800 $562,746,637 14.6%
Total Expenditures $12,337 $3,856,865,760 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Lakeview Community Schools School District Details

Lakeview Community Schools School District
3744 83 Rd St
Columbus, NE 68601

776 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

UNREPORTED Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Lakeview Community Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Nebraska

(10 is best)

Better than of NE school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Lakeview High School
3744 83 Rd St
Columbus, NE, 68601
09-12
Lakeview Junior High School
3744 83 Rd Street
Columbus, NE, 68601
07-08
Platte Center Elementary School
155 Platte St
Platte Center, NE, 68653
PK-06
Shell Creek Elementary School
16786 280 Th St
Columbus, NE, 68601
PK-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 73.0% 70.7%
Black 0.5% 7.0%
Hispanic 24.8% 18.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 2.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 1.5%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.7% 44.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.1% 35.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.6% 9.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,094 $6,738,654 61.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $725 $537,225 4.9%
Staff $320 $237,120 2.2%
General Administration $336 $248,976 2.3%
School Administration $1,013 $750,633 6.8%
Operation $1,047 $775,827 7.0%
Transportation $391 $289,731 2.6%
Other $570 $422,370 3.8%
Total Support $4,402 $3,261,882 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,360 $1,007,760 9.2%
Total Expenditures $14,857 $11,009,037 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,370 $2,304,108,327 59.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $392 $122,590,686 3.2%
Staff $304 $95,104,282 2.5%
General Administration $309 $96,490,600 2.5%
School Administration $545 $170,476,485 4.4%
Operation $995 $310,986,021 8.1%
Transportation $363 $113,468,566 2.9%
Other $259 $80,929,947 2.1%
Total Support $3,167 $990,015,978 25.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,800 $562,746,637 14.6%
Total Expenditures $12,337 $3,856,865,760 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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