Columbus High School

Grades 9th - 12th   District 8   1241 Students

1700 Cherokee Avenue Columbus, GA 31906
Phone 706-748-2534 , Fax 706-748-2546

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Columbus High School is a college preparatory magnet school and ranks among the best high schools in the state and in the country (see U.S. News and World Report, May, 2012, ( see Newsweek, 2013, school stands out in its commitment to the college-bound student. Its liberal arts college preparatory program is designed to develop a well-rounded student by offering a wide range of advanced college preparatory courses in English, mathematics, social studies, science, foreign language, computers, and fine arts. Students are expected to take courses in all areas through a core curriculum that is compacted, accelerated, and that exceeds state standards. The curriculum has the flexibility, however, to meet individual academic goals and interests. Individual interests are met through diverse elective offerings, gifted classes, 31 Advanced Placement Courses, and the opportunity for students to develop an academic concentration in an area of their interest ranging from mathematics and science to English or the fine arts.

School Accolades

Ranked in the Top 5% of High Schools in America

Ranked #2 in the state of Georgia

Columbus High ranked as top high school in class of 500!

Partners In Education



St. Paul United Methodist Church

Ft. Benning Maneuver Battle Lab

Principal Dr. Marvin Crumbs

Dr. Marvin Crumbs
Michele Grier
Assistant Principal
Michele Grier

Sonya Allen
Assistant Principal
Sonya Allen

Board Representatives
Frank Myers [District 8]
Kia Chambers [at large]