Fifteen students from Columbia’s Operation Graduation program did what some of them had once thought unlikely. They earned high school diplomas.
Students who participate in the Free and Reduced Price Meal Program during the school year are eligible to receive free meals this summer at various locations in Rensselaer County.
Summer sports camps begin the week after school ends and run throughout the summer.
A group of 14 English as a New Language students from Columbia and Goff recently visited the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.
Columbia seniors Marissa Hochberg and Tucker Zwanka each received scholarships from Rotary Club because of their academic, civic and extracurricular achievements.
Out of 785 member high schools across the state, Columbia is one of two to receive the state sportsmanship award this year, along with West Genesee High School from Section 3.