New Educators Celebrated for their Hard Work and Success
Just like their students, new Columbus City Schools educators found their school year full of mentorship, inspiration, and growth.
Northland Makes History at First Poetry Showcase, Places Third Overall
“I think those kids are going to remember that for a long time,” said Chris Monteiro, club co-advisor and English teacher at the school. “We were not expecting it after hearing all of the poems. Every single school showed up.”
Columbus Alternative Seniors Mary and Remmon are Well-Prepared for their Future with IB Program’s Rigorous Curriculum
Both Mary Takem and Remmon Mengisteab take International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme courses together, speak two languages fluently, and have overcome learning obstacles during the pandemic.
Centennial Senior Naa Shidaa Korley Leads the Way in School, Community
Whether in class or out helping her community, Centennial High School senior Naa Shidaa Korley puts her heart into everything she does. Her drive and passion have led to her achieving excellence in and out of the classroom. Korley serves as class president and has stayed in the top 5% of her class, earning her the title of valedictorian.
Senior Overcomes Pandemic Obstacles to Attend Tennessee HBCU
Independence student Damarco Sellers is ready to inspire others with his journey.
CCS Students Honored at I Know I Can Celebration
Twenty-seven scholars received the I Know I Can Founders’ Scholarships, which are worth up to $10,000 per academic year for up to four years. Students celebrated their accomplishments at a recent celebration at The Fives Columbus.
WATCH: Dr. Chapman Says "Thank You" To CCS Community
Dr. Angela Chapman sends a thank you message to the community after being appointed as the 22nd Superintendent in Columbus City Schools history.
Wellness Wednesdays with Janine Harris
Practice this simple body awareness meditation to focus your thoughts and to create ease and relaxation in your body. For this week's Wellness Wednesdays video, hear from Janine Harris, co-founder of Everyday Mindfulness & Movement.
Students and Families Prepare for Kindergarten at District Countdown to Kindergarten Event
The event was a chance for families to get information about the upcoming school year to help ease the transition for their young learners.