South Columbus Elementary School



South Columbus Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Columbus Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 47
K 72
1 79
2 52
3 63
4 63
5 71
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

South Columbus Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Columbus, GA in the Muscogee County School District. It enrolls 447 students in grades 1st through 12th. South Columbus Elementary School is the 1,055th largest public school in Georgia and the 26,766th largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 447
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,766th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,055th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 665th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,076th out of 1,342

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South Columbus Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 240
(54%)
11,885
(51%)
 Female 207
(46%)
11,206
(49%)

South Columbus Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 314
(70%)
13,457
(58%)
 Hispanic 81
(18%)
1,606
(7%)
 White 33
(7%)
6,306
(27%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
1,108
(5%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
533
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
44
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
37
(0%)

South Columbus Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 396
(89%)
14,494
(63%)
 Not Eligible 40
(9%)
7,041
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(2%)
1,556
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, South Columbus Elementary School is ranked 567th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Columbus Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

South Columbus Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 544
2006 457
2007 443
2008 440
2009 480
2010 457
2011 453
2012 447

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 12.9
2007 12.5
2008 13
2009 13.8
2010 13.2
2011 13.5
2012 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89889705882353
2006 0.99781181619256
2007 1.0248306997743
2008 0.97272727272727
2009 0.9625
2010 0.89934354485777
2011 0.90949227373068
2012 0.91051454138702

Compare South Columbus Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 91.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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South Columbus Elementary School
Columbus, GA
Public PK - 05 447 15.3:1  
Eddy Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 425 14.5:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 05 377 13.3:1 2 miles
Baker Middle School
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Public PK - 05 311 12.1:1 2 miles
Muscogee Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 373 13.9:1 2 miles
Marshall Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 357 15.2:1 3 miles
Pinehurst Christian School
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Private PK - 05 244 15:1 3 miles
Brewer Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 518 14.1:1 3 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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