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Columbus County Schools

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  • (910) 642-5168
  • PO Box 729
  • Whiteville, NC-0729
  • Website
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About this district

Columbus County Schools is a public school district in North Carolina. They serve 5,613 students across 17 schools, and its teachers have had 957 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Schools
    17
  • Students
    5,613
  • Teachers
    384

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Columbus County Schools Demographics

95%
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
45%
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 County Schools Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Columbus County Schools had a total revenue of $59.0 million in the 2016-17 school year. 13.3% came from local sources, 71.5% from state sources, and 15.1% from federal sources.

Columbus County Schools had a per-pupil revenue of $10,519 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 13.3% came from local sources, 71.5% from state sources, and 15.1% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Columbus County Schools Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Apr 23, 2024

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Columbus County Schools

$442,723
raised using DonorsChoose
957
projects funded
262
teachers funded
2,358
donors
93
projects for basic supplies
143
projects for technology
132
projects for books
71
projects for art supplies

Columbus County Schools has received support from 1,316 individuals from North Carolina and 1,042 individuals out-of-state.