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Columbia School District
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  • COLUMBIA, MO

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grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B minus
  7. Administration
    grade B+
  8. Sports
    grade A
  9. Food
    grade B minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade A minus

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Columbia School District is a highly rated, public school district located in COLUMBIA, MO. It has 18,892 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 13 to 1. According to state test scores, 42% of students are at least proficient in math and 47% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
47%
Percent Proficient - Math
42%
Average Graduation Rate
89%
Average SAT
1290
118 responses
Average ACT
27
1,039 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
18,892
Free or Reduced Lunch
45.5%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
13:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$54,321
Teachers in First/Second Year
17.7%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$14,686 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    58%
  • Support Services
    38%
  • Other
    4%

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$51,276
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$887
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$191,800
National
$217,500

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