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Columbus Public Schools

Contact info is sourced from our partners at MDR Education, and DonorsChoose updates our site ahead of each school year.
  • (402) 563-7000
  • PO Box 947
  • Columbus, NE-0947
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About this district

Columbus Public Schools is a public school district in Nebraska. They serve 4,025 students across 7 schools, and its teachers have had 81 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Schools
    7
  • Students
    4,025
  • Teachers
    246

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Columbus Public Schools Demographics

62%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch Data about students' economic need comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
40%
of students are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Data about school demographics comes from the National Center for Education Statistics, via our partners at MDR Education. The numbers in this chart may not add up to 100% because of limitations in the available data.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily White students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

Columbus Public Schools Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Columbus Public Schools had a total revenue of $50.8 million in the 2016-17 school year. 60.4% came from local sources, 32.7% from state sources, and 6.9% from federal sources.

Columbus Public Schools had a per-pupil revenue of $12,617 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 60.4% came from local sources, 32.7% from state sources, and 6.9% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Columbus Public Schools Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Apr 21, 2024

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Columbus Public Schools

$37,049
raised using DonorsChoose
81
projects funded
21
teachers funded
180
donors
7
projects for basic supplies
3
projects for technology
32
projects for books
4
projects for art supplies

Columbus Public Schools has received support from 110 individuals from Nebraska and 70 individuals out-of-state.