PRESS RELEASE—-COLUMBUS AFTERSCHOOL ACADEMY The Columbus Municipal School District in order to meet the needs for academic support has already begun to implement the CMSD Afterschool Academy at all schools. The academy is designed to support approximately 270 students in grades 3-5, 90 students in grades 6-8, and 53 students in grades 9-12. In addition Read More »
Falcon Family Movie Night is Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at the Columbus Malco Cinema. This private showing of “The Penguins of Madagascar” is for Falcons and their families only. Admission is $8.00 per person and includes popcorn and a drink. Tickets must be purchased in advance by Friday December 5,2014 – 12:00 noon at your Read More »
Originally, November 19th was scheduled as a 60% day for students. That has been changed to a regular school day.
For 1st and 3rd grade students at Cook Elementary Fine Arts Magnet School, an exciting time to experience Japanese culture will be theirs just by coming to school this year. On Tuesday, November 11, these adventurers will begin their partnership with Chieko Iwata, the coordinator of Mississippi State University’s Japan Outreach Initiative (JOI). She will Read More »
Franklin Academy Health & Wellness Magnet School’s McTeacher’s night scheduled for November 11 has been cancelled. It will be rescheduled for a later date.
Columbus Municipal School District has partnered with Kelly Educational Staffing (KES) for our substitute teacher needs beginning in December 2014. KES will handle all the aspects of our substitute teacher program including hiring, training and scheduling. There are several advantages to this partnership such as the opportunity for substitute employees to have year-round employment and Read More »
The following dates are confirmed for McTeacher Night events where staff and teachers man the McDonald’s store at the counter, drive thru, and fry station to raise monies for their respective locations. The schools receive 10% of the gross sales generated during the 3-hour period and there are “Tip Jars” at each register. All monies Read More »
A modern adaptation of Shakespeare’s Hamlet, written and directed by Miss Chelsea Petty will be presented on November 6-7, 2014 at 6:30 in the Columbus Middle School auditorium. Tickets are $5.00. Click here for more.
Kick off for Project Falcon SOAAR, the new afterschool STEM project at Columbus Middle School, was held Monday, October 20th at the school. The special guest was former MTV host, author and motivational speaker, Mr. Fonzworth Bentley, who has provided us with his character curriculum for one of the three enrichment courses to be taught Read More »
The November 10, 2014, Regular School Board meeting at 6:00 p.m. has been canceled and rescheduled on the following dates and times: A Special Board Meeting of the Columbus Municipal School District Board of Trustees will be held November 10, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. at Brandon Central Services Center. The CMSD Board of Trustees Read More »