Christopher Columbus High School

3000 Sw 87th Ave
Miami, FL 33165-0331
     Tel: (305)223-5650
Grades: 9 - 12 | 1391 students
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Founded in 1958, Christopher Columbus High School has fostered three distinct traditions: the pursuit of academic excellence, the heritage of Catholic education, and the unique spirit and mission of the Marist Brothers.
Christopher Columbus High School is a private, Roman Catholic, college-preparatory high school, conducted by the Marist Brothers of the Schools.
We aim to make Jesus Christ known and loved, as we prepare young men for higher education and for their continuous challenge of harmonizing faith, culture and life.
We foster a family spirit among all who are committed to the success of the school and promote opportunities to work together as a community of learners.
Christopher Columbus High School is committed to a comprehensive educational program in academics, spirituality, and physical development which will lead our students to the experience of personal faith and of their vocation as good Christians and virtuous citizens.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Programs Supported yes
Year Founded 1958

Student Body

Total Students 1391 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 84%
State avg.: 36%
Students by Grade Christopher Columbus High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki pants, uniform shirt, tie)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $9,100


Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCross Country,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Brendan Catholic High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Brendan Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Brendan Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • MiamiSt. Brendan Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    8755 SW 32nd Street
    MiamiFL 33165
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.1 mi | 648 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • MiamiSt Brendan Catholic High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    2950 Sw 87th Ave
    MiamiFL 33165
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.1 mi | 1165 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MiamiSchool Of Virtue & Academic Excellence
    Alternative School  (Christian)
    8567 Sw Coral Way #144
    MiamiFL 33155
    Alternative School  (Christian)
    0.5 mi | 18 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • MiamiFantasyland Learning Center
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    8670 Bird Rd
    MiamiFL 33155
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.6 mi | 112 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • MiamiFlorida Christian School
    4200 Sw 89th Ave
    MiamiFL 33165
    0.7 mi | 1395 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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