• PROFILE

     

    COLUMBUS

    NORTH

    HIGH SCHOOL

     

    Columbus North High School
    1400 25th Street

    Columbus, IN  47201

     

    School Phone:              (812) 376-4431

    School Fax:                  (812) 376-4291

    Guidance Phone:         (812) 376-4292

     

    CEEB Code Number:  150610

     

    COLUMBUS NORTH HIGH SCHOOL

    AN OVERVIEW

     

    Columbus North High School is a four-year, comprehensive high school with an enrollment of approximately 2,100 students.  The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools accredit CNHS.  Columbus, Indiana is located in the rich farmland of Bartholomew County in the southeastern part of the state and is nationally recognized for its outstanding architecture. 

     

    Columbus North High School is one of two high schools, two middle schools, eleven elementaries, a day adult school, and an alternative school in the Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation.  North has a professional staff of 120 including five counselors.  Over 90% of the staff hold at least a master’s degree.  All administrators, counselors, and teachers are certified in their respective areas. 

     

    The school year consists of 182 days divided into two semesters, each with two nine week grading periods.  There are eight 45 minute class periods each day.

     

    GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

     

    Subject Area                             Credits

     

    English                                                         8       
    Mathematics                                               6

    Science                                                        4

    World History or Geography                     2

    U.S. History                                                  2

    U.S. Government                                         1

    Economics                                                    1

    Health                                                            1

    Physical Education                                      1

    Electives                                                     14

            TOTAL                                                  40

     

    GRADING SYSTEM

     

    Letter                12 Point           4 Point

    A+                          12                            4.33

    A                            11                            4.00

    A-                           10                            3.67

    B+                           9                             3.33

    B                             8                             3.00
    B-                            7                             2.67

    C+                           6                             2.33

    C                             5                             2.00

    C-                            4                            1.67

    D+                           3                            1.33

    D                             2                            1.00

    D-                            1                               .67

    P     (Passing)        1                               .67

    F     (Failure)          0                              .00

    W    (Withdraw)      0                              .00

    WF  (Withdraw failure)  0                     .00

     

    Conversion formula:      T = 12 point scale

                                              F = 4 point scale

     

    T = 1.0000 or less - - - - F = 2T

                                               3

    T = 1.0000 to 12.0000 - F = T+1

                                               3

    CLASS RANK / G.P.A.

     

                                                2007          2008           2009         2010           2011     

    Class Rank

    90th %tile                        10.5106     10.2000    10.3481    10.6885     10.4821 

     

    80th %tile                         9.5444      9.2500        9.5738     10.1864     9.86663

     

    70th %tile                         8.8728      8.3235        8.8729      9.4828      9.0175

     

    60th %tile                         8.1310      7.6618        8.2946      8.6111      8.4464

     

    50th %tile                          7.5208     6.8857        7.5625      7.9167     7.8136

     

    COLLEGE ENTRANCE EXAMS RESULTS

     

    SAT I

                                                 2007          2008          2009           2010

                    North Verbal       507            518            494              521

                    North Math          533            537            527              546 

     

                    Indiana Verbal     497           496            496             494

                    Indiana Math        507           508            507             505

     

                    National Verbal    502           502            501            501

                    National Math       515           515            515            516

    ACT

     

                    North Composite       23.5     22.9           22.5         24.0

                    Indiana Composite    22.0     22.0           2.2           22.3

                    National Composite  21.2     21.1           21.1         21.0

     

    PSAT

                    North Verbal                            49.6          49.6           48.8

                    North Math                               52.9          53.0           52.1

        North Writing                           47.7          47.6           46.6
     # of  students                             288 Jrs     206 Jrs     204 Jrs

     

    POST-SECONDARY PLANS

     

                                                    2007           2008         2009       2010      2011

    Post-Secondary                      91%             86%         83%        80%       90%

    Four Year College                  80%             75%         66%        66%       67%

    Two Year College                   08%            09%         16%        12%        22%

    Technical/vocational             03%            02%         01%        02%        01%

    Military                                      01%            02%        05%        03%        04%

    Entering the Workforce         08%            12%        12%        17%        07%