Update for Columbia Graduation and Goff Elevation Celebration

In response to further changes to New York State guidelines for outdoor gatherings announced earlier this week, Columbia High School has consolidated its three graduation ceremonies and will instead host one graduation for the Class of 2021 on Friday, June 25 on the CHS turf field at 4:00 p.m. Howard L. Goff Middle School will follow the plan for Columbia Graduation and also host one Elevation Celebration for all 8th grade students on Thursday, June 24 at 4:00 p.m. on the CHS turf field. Each student may be joined by up to four guests.

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FBLA students at GE HealthcareColumbia High School students in Future Business Leaders of America visited GE Healthcare in the Rensselaer Tech Park on Thursday. The students learned about the manufacturing facility that produces digital flat panel X-ray detectors that form the heart of imaging systems as well as other high-tech critical sub-components.

FBLA students at GE HealthcareDuring the field trip, students met with engineers, toured cleanroom facilities and viewed demonstrations of robots and 3D printers.

“This was an eye-opening experience for our students because they were able to see engineering and manufacturing career opportunities right here in their backyard,” said Columbia business teacher Donna Shepardson.

Thank you to GE Healthcare for hosting our students and to Junior Achievement for sponsoring the trip!