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Class of 2024

Columbia Spirit Week Schedule – September 26, 2022
Spirit Week at Columbia High School begins on Friday, September 30 and concludes Saturday, October 8 with the Homecoming dance. Students from all classes are invited to participate and show their school spirit! View Schedule.

Columbia Yearbooks Available for Pickup – June 9, 2022
Columbia High School Yearbooks have been delivered to school and are ready for pickup. Students who pre-ordered yearbooks can pick them up on Thursday, June 9 and Friday, June 10 in the main lobby. More information.

HVCC Offering Free Summer Courses to High School Students – April 4, 2022
Hudson Valley Community College will be offering more than 50 college-level courses to high school students from the Classes of 2023 and 2024 for free this summer. More information.

Panera Fundraiser to Benefit Class of 2024 – February 18 – February 15, 2022
The Columbia Class of 2024 is hosting a Dine to Donate Fundraiser at Panera in North Greenbush on Friday, February 18 from 4-8 p.m. Panera will donate 20% of its sales during that time to the Class of 2024! More information.

RED OUT for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society – February 4 – February 3, 2022
Columbia High School is hosting a school-wide RED OUT for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and World Cancer Day on Friday, February 4. Wear your best red to show support!

Columbia Spirit Week Schedule – September 17, 2021
Spirit Week at Columbia High School begins on Monday, September 20 and concludes Saturday, September 25 with the Homecoming dance. Students from all classes are invited to participate and show their school spirit! More information.

CHS PTSO Cornhole Tournament – September 23 – September 13, 2021
The Columbia PTSO is hosting a Cornhole Tournament on Thursday, September 23 starting at 6:00 p.m. in the school parking lot. There will be prizes, food and fun! More information.

Homecoming Shirts for Sale – September 2, 2021
Homecoming shirts for the Pep Rally are now on sale. This year’s Pep Rally is scheduled for Friday, September 24 on the turf field. Order Information.

Columbia Yearbooks Ready for Pickup – July 20, 2021
The 2020-2021 Columbia High School yearbooks have arrived and are ready for distribution! Yearbook distribution will occur starting Tuesday, July 20 as a curbside pickup. More information.

Columbia Athletics Hosting Open Weight Room This Summer – July 6, 2021
Columbia Athletics is hosting open weight room hours during the summer. The weight room will be open to all students in grades 7-12 Monday through Thursday from 3:00-5:00 p.m. More information.

Columbia Regents Exam and Bus Schedule – June 2021 – June 11, 2021
Columbia High School will administer Regents Exams on June 17, June 22, June 23 and June 24. There will be no school those days except for students taking exams. (All other schools in the district will be in session.) More information.

Pfizer Vaccine Approved for Children Ages 12-15 – Posted May 13, 2021
Effective immediately, all children ages 12-15 are eligible to receive the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine, meaning all state residents ages 12 and up can now be protected against COVID-19. More information.

District Updates School Calendar for May and June – Posted May 11, 2021
The East Greenbush Central School District has updated its school calendar for this spring in response to recent information provided by the NYS Education Department.

  • Friday, May 28 – Remote Learning Day for Goff and Red Mill Only, All Other Schools Closed (makeup for power outage on October 9)
  • Tuesday, June 1 – All Schools Closed (New York State of Emergency on February 2)
  • Wednesday, June 16 – Changed to Live Virtual Wednesday for Columbia High School
  • Friday, June 18 – Changed to B Day for Columbia High School
  • Monday, June 21 – Changed to A Day for Columbia High School

District Approves In-Person Clubs and Extracurricular Activities – Posted March 26, 2021
The East Greenbush Central School District has begun approving in-person activities for student clubs. Advisors now have the option to request permission for their clubs to meet in person by submitting a form with the club’s information, meeting schedule and group size. More information.

Board of Regents Cancels Some State Tests in 2021 Due to Ongoing Pandemic – Posted March 25, 2021
The Board of Regents voted unanimously on March 15 to cancel all but four Regents Exams for June and cancel all Regents Exams in August due to the ongoing pandemic. The only Regents Exams that will be administered are federally mandated and include Algebra I, English, Earth Science (Written Test only) and Living Environment. More information.

Science Research Program Now Accepting Applications from Freshmen – Posted January 29, 2021
Columbia High School’s Science Research program is now accepting applications from current freshmen to enroll in the three-year program. The application deadline is February 12, 2021. More information.

CHS Class of 2023 Hosting Virtual Team Trivia Night – January 15 – Posted January 6, 2021
The Columbia Class of 2023 is sponsoring a Virtual Team Trivia Night on Friday, January 15 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. through Google Meet. The cost is $20 per team and anyone from Columbia is welcome to participate. Proceeds will benefit the Class of 2023. More information.

Columbia Spirit Week – November 16-24 – Posted November 16, 2020
Columbia High School will be celebrating Spirit Week starting Monday, November 16 and concluding Tuesday, November 24. More information.

NYS Education Department Cancels January 2021 Regents Examinations – Posted November 12, 2020
The January 2021 Regents Examinations have been canceled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, according to Interim State Education Commissioner Betty A. Rosa. No decision has been made regarding the June and August 2021 Regents Exams. More information.

Hoffman Car Wash Fundraiser to Benefit Columbia Class of 2024 – Posted November 4, 2020
Are you looking for a great gift idea this holiday season? The Columbia Class of 2024 is hosting a Hoffman Car Wash fundraiser! You can pick from an exterior wash for $12 or full service wash for $42. The best part is each purchase benefits the Columbia Class of 2024 by 50%! Purchase Car Wash.

2020-21 Yearbooks Are On Sale – Posted October 20, 2020
Yearbooks are now on sale! Students can order yearbooks by visiting and entering the code “11812921”. Yearbooks cost $45.00 each if ordered before January 15, 2021. If you have any questions, please contact the CHS yearbook advisor, Mrs. Missenis at

Back to School Information – Posted September 11, 2020
The 2020-21 school year begins for students in grades K-12 on Monday, September 14. We in the East Greenbush Central School District are excited to welcome our students back to school, whether they are a part of our hybrid model or the full remote option. Please review our Back to School Information which includes details on new health and safety procedures. See you soon! More information.

Freshman and New Student Orientation Scheduled for August 27 – Posted August 20, 2020
Columbia High School will welcome its incoming 9th graders and any new students to Freshman and New Student Orientation on Thursday, August 27 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The class has been divided into five smaller groups with staggered times. Students will be required to wear a mask for the entire time they are on campus. Before entering the building, students will sign-in, use hand sanitizer, and have their temperatures taken. Staff will be on hand to ensure each student is practicing social distancing in accordance to current CDC guidelines. More information.