Winter Recess

All schools will be closed for Winter Recess starting Monday, February 19 through Friday, February 23.

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Friday, February 16 – Week 1/Day 5

The weight room will be closed after school today.

All schools will be closed for Winter Recess starting Monday, February 19 through Friday, February 23.

Columbia Softball will hold an open gym tomorrow and next Saturday from 12:30 to 2:00 p.m. for any girls interested in trying out for softball!

Congratulations goes out to the top scorers for this week’s Math League contest. The final contest of the year will be in March.

  • Kate Manning
  • Paul Neil
  • Jake Smith
  • Mason Smith

Second place scores went to:

  • Jaron Abat
  • Aadit Akula
  • Lizzy McMahon
  • Pierce Dalton
  • Aiden Oates
  • Lincoln Gipson
  • Thomas Pallon
  • Neea Gizzo
  • Matisen Roy
  • Snehaa Gopinath
  • Isabella Seibert
  • Omkar Kamat
  • Samuel Ulmer

Attention seniors – This is a yearbook reminder for you and your parents. Please remind your parents to place a tribute ad in the yearbook for you! The deadline is in one week. They don’t want to miss out on putting your sweet baby pictures in the yearbook!

Attention Freshmen – The National Honor Society is offering Homework Help on Tuesdays and Thursdays after school in the library. NHS Students will be there to help with your homework and prepare you for a successful semester. Please sign up in Mrs. Farnan’s office!

If you are interested in Cosmetology as a potential career, consider attending a tour of the Orlo School of Cosmetology on Wednesday, March 6th. Please note that this is a change in the date! Juniors and seniors are invited to tour the school and receive a complementary service. Permission slips are available in Guidance. This field trip is limited, so get those permission slips handed in ASAP.

Attention Seniors – The last free HVCC Instant Admit Day, here at Columbia, will be held on Wednesday March 6, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Guidance Office. If you are interested in meeting with an admissions counselor, please sign up for an appointment in Guidance.

Calling all Seniors! The time has come for any talented poets in the senior class who want to submit a poem to be read at graduation. This poem will also be featured in the 2024 edition of the Columbian Yearbook. Check your email and look for flyers in the hallways for information. The due date for the poem is Friday, March 1st. See Mrs. Shaw in Room S-309 with any questions.