Columbus High School

215 Hemlock St, Columbus, MS 39702 | (662) 241-7200
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,274
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 215 Hemlock Street, Columbus, MS 39702
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,274
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 78.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 613 (48.1%)
  • Females: 661 (51.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 81 (6.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 935 (73.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,016 (79.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Columbus High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Columbus High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade35828.1%
10th Grade33526.3%
11th Grade26220.6%
12th Grade30523.9%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 55%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:38%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $41,075
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Columbus High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,96335%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$44,90565%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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