Columbia High School

1701 Westchester Dr, Columbia, SC 29210 | (803) 731-8950
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 723
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2 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1701 Westchester Drive, Columbia, SC 29210
  • Principal or Admin: Sean Alford
  • Fax: (803) 731-8953
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 723
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 51.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 353 (48.8%)
  • Females: 366 (50.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 45 (6.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 374 (51.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 419 (58.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Columbia High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black67292.9%
Asian141.9%
Hispanic141.9%
White192.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Columbia High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade24734.2%
10th Grade18625.7%
11th Grade16723.1%
12th Grade12317.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 44%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:56%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $39,525
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Columbia High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$29,55130%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,80070%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Columbia High School

  • Reviewed by Student on September 10, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I think the school could be so much better. It's not fair that other schools in your district has P.M. release and off campus lunch but we don't. I also don't like the fact we have construction going on while were in school.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 28, 2009
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school has come a long way they are getting it together.

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