The Columbus Academy
With over 75 percent of the students playing sports, Columbus Academy has won 57 team and individual state championships in 12 different sports.
- The Columbus Academy is an independent coeducational Pre-K through 12 college-preparatory day school committed to academic excellence.
- Often noted as the area's most rigorous academic program, Columbus Academy is proud of its exceptional facilities and the students, faculty and staff who possess the dedication, talent, and enthusiasm that make Columbus Academy such a special place.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)|
Independent Schools Association of the Central States
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Total Students||1087 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 21%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||140 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||8:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||15 students|
|Number of AP Courses||19 courses|
|Advanced Courses||Biology, Calculus 1, Calculus 2, Chemistry, Chinese, Comparative Government, Computer Science 1, Economics, English Composition, English Literature, Latin, Modern European History, Physics 1, Physics 2, Spanish Language, Statistics, US Government, US History, World History|
|Average SAT score||1390|
|Average ACT score||29|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Feb. 10 / rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$23,700|
|Tuition Notes||$2.5 million in need-based financial aid is available; merit scholarship program for new 9th grade students|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$10,200|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||John Wuorinen|
|Total Sports Offered||15 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Diving, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseball, Basketball,|
Bowling, Cross Country,
Diving, Field Hockey,
Track and Field, Volleyball,
- The Columbus Academy is an independent coeducational Pre-K through 12 college-preparatory day school committed to academic excellence. Often noted as the area's most rigorous academic program, Columbus Academy is proud of its exceptional facilities and the students, faculty and staff who possess the dedication, talent, and enthusiasm that make Columbus Academy such a special place.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- ColumbusGrades: NS-12 | 651 students
3650 Reed Rd
Columbus, OH 43220
- ColumbusGrades: PK-12 | 567 students
65 S. Drexel. Ave.
Columbus, OH 43209
- BlacklickGrades: PK-8 | 391 students
7510 E Broad Street
Blacklick, OH 43004
- ColumbusGrades: PK-12 | 440 students
817 N Hamilton Rd
Columbus, OH 43230
- Canal WinchesterGrades: PK-12 | 478 students
Po Box 400
Canal Winchester, OH 43110
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