Columbia High School

902 Main St, Columbia, NC 27925 | (252) 796-8161
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 171
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4 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 171 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 419, Columbia, NC 27925
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Marcia Manning
  • Fax: (252) 796-0143
  • Website: www.tyrrell.k12.nc.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
College Board Number: 340870
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 171
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 17.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 9.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 75 (43.9%)
  • Females: 96 (56.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 23 (13.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 88 (51.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 111 (64.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Columbia High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black7845.6%
Asian--
Hispanic148.2%
White7946.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Columbia High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade3319.3%
10th Grade5230.4%
11th Grade4425.7%
12th Grade4224.6%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
57.9%
District:
57.9%
State:
71.7%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4

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2 reviews for Columbia High School

  • Reviewed by Student on February 18, 2011
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The school needs to get a lot of things in order and situated so that the students can have less stress on themselves.
  • Reviewed by Student on February 19, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Everybody knows everybody in this school. I like to attend this school because the teachers listen and help you when you need help. If I could attend any other school, I wouldn't. I know everybody here and I don't think I could move from my long-time friends.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Columbia High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on EOC and EOG state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Algebra II
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Civics and Economics
  • English I
  • Geometry
  • Physical Science
  • US History
  • Writing
SAT Exam Performance (2010)
Percent Tested
School:
57.8%
District:
57.8%
State:
63.0%
Math Average Score
School:
474.0
District:
474.0
State:
511.0
Critical Reading Average Score
School:
450.0
District:
450.0
State:
497.0
Writing Average Score
School:
432.0
District:
432.0
State:
477.0
Overall Average Score
School:
1,356.0
District:
1,356.0
State:
1,485.0
AYP Information (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No

EOC - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

EOC - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201075.0%81.3%77.9%
200955.0%60.3%67.9%
 
Algebra II Test
201081.8%81.8%84.9%
200933.3%33.3%72.9%
 
Biology Test
201086.4%86.4%81.2%
200961.1%61.1%71.3%
 
Civics and Economics Test
201081.5%81.5%78.7%
200955.3%55.3%71.3%
 
English I Test
201093.1%93.1%82.8%
200983.6%83.6%74.3%
 
Geometry Test
201074.3%74.3%82.3%
200943.3%43.3%73.3%
 
Physical Science Test
201082.6%82.6%76.4%
200964.3%64.3%62.7%
 
US History Test
201059.1%59.1%81.6%
200960.5%60.5%71.2%
 
Chemistry Test
200980.0%80.0%77.7%
 

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Writing Test
201074.5%74.5%70.4%
200968.3%68.3%71.1%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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