East Columbus High School

1 Gator Ln, Lake Waccamaw, NC 28450 | (910) 646-4094
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 559
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 559 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 401, Lake Waccamaw, NC 28450
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Mark Bridgers
  • Fax: (910) 646-3779
  • Website: www.columbus.k12.nc.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
Date School Opened: 30-JUN-92
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
College Board Number: 340010
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 559
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 41.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 273 (48.8%)
  • Females: 286 (51.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 48 (8.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 259 (46.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 307 (54.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
East Columbus High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian9316.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For East Columbus High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade15928.4%
10th Grade15026.8%
11th Grade12422.2%
12th Grade12622.5%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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