Columbia Academy



Columbia Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Columbia Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 260
7 212
8 237
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Columbia Academy is a public elementary school located in Columbia Heights, MN in the Columbia Heights Public School District. It enrolls 709 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 709
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.84

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Columbia Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 363
(51%)
1,172
(51%)
 Female 346
(49%)
1,145
(49%)

Columbia Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 237
(33%)
693
(30%)
 Hispanic 236
(33%)
757
(33%)
 White 148
(21%)
509
(22%)
 Two or More 46
(6%)
208
(9%)
 Asian 31
(4%)
113
(5%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
34
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
3
(0%)

Columbia Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 511
(72%)
1,629
(70%)
 Not Eligible 136
(19%)
453
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 62
(9%)
235
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Columbia Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 40.5%. 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.

Columbia Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 643
2006 640
2007 607
2008 573
2009 565
2010 605
2011 579
2012 598
2013 661
2014 662
2015 709

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 13.6
2007 12.7
2008 13.1
2009 15.3
2010 16.6
2011 15.3
2012 15.6
2013 16.5
2014 15.2
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59564541213064
2006 0.6109375
2007 0.64579901153213
2008 0.69808027923211
2009 0.72743362831858
2010 0.75371900826446
2011 0.75647668393782
2012 0.78260869565217
2013 0.81694402420575
2014 0.80664652567976
2015 0.80818053596615

Compare Columbia Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,460.2% 14.6:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 80.8%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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