Columbia, PA
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Columbia 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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Columbia Borough Sd School District Details

Columbia Borough Sd School District
200 N Fifth St
Columbia, PA 17512

1,347 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Columbia Borough Sd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA 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
Columbia High School
901 Ironville Pike
Columbia, PA, 17512
09-12
Columbia Middle School
45 N 9th St
Columbia, PA, 17512
05-08
Park Elementary School
50 S 6th St
Columbia, PA, 17512
KG-04

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 65.8% 70.4%
Black 9.4% 15.5%
Hispanic 24.2% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 71.7% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 65.1% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,285 $9,623,485 45.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $798 $1,054,158 5.0%
Staff $540 $713,340 3.3%
General Administration $248 $327,608 1.5%
School Administration $538 $710,698 3.3%
Operation $1,170 $1,545,570 7.3%
Transportation $4 $5,284 0.0%
Other $481 $635,401 3.0%
Total Support $3,778 $4,990,738 23.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,052 $6,673,692 31.4%
Total Expenditures $16,115 $21,287,915 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,735 $13,390,566,678 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $633 $1,096,074,070 4.0%
Staff $390 $675,482,850 2.4%
General Administration $340 $588,134,805 2.1%
School Administration $601 $1,040,616,999 3.8%
Operation $1,301 $2,252,963,601 8.1%
Transportation $707 $1,223,364,484 4.4%
Other $411 $711,703,639 2.6%
Total Support $4,383 $7,588,310,408 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,905 $6,759,769,940 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,023 $27,738,692,185 100.0%
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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