Public Schools in Columbia, Indiana

There are 6 Public Schools in Columbia, Indiana, serving a population of 9,057 people in an area of 6 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,509 people, and 1 Public School per square mile.

In Indiana, Columbia is ranked 297th of 865 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 277th of 865 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Columbia Public Schools

Find Columbia, Indiana public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Coesse School 2250 South 500 East Columbia, IN

Columbia City High School 600 North Whitley Street Columbia, IN

Indian Springs Middle School 1692 Indiana 9 Columbia, IN

Little Turtle Elementary School 1710 Indiana 9 Columbia, IN

Mary Raber Elementary School 700 East Jackson Street Columbia, IN

Northern Heights Elementary School 5209 Indiana 109 Columbia, IN

About Columbia Public Schools

Columbia Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Columbia, IN. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Indiana, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Columbia Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Columbia school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Columbia Public School Statistics

Find Columbia Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Columbia Public School Enrollment
 ColumbiaWhitley County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment90 (84.1%)211 (56.1%)
Kindergarten Enrollment28 (53.8%)295 (72.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)424 (87.1%)1,534 (80.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)371 (96.4%)1,537 (84.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)563 (88.9%)1,629 (87.4%)
Columbia Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 ColumbiaWhitley County
Less than 9th Grade Education181 (3.0%)626 (2.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)582 (9.6%)1,434 (6.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)2,042 (33.6%)9,418 (40.8%)