The West Inaugural Quiz Bowl Tournament was a success this past weekend with teams traveling from all over the state to participate. Our West team placed second and fourth out of 23 teams with two of our team members placing in the individual awards as well. Ben Cohen placed 9th, and Isaac Stiepleman placed 10th out of 90 students. Our West team who placed second included: Isaac Stiepleman, Ben Cohen, Evan Loehr, Danny Saab and Ben Edidin. The West team who placed fourth included: Celena Schmoldzi, Grace Gomez-Palacio, Thomas McGrath, and Rhiannon Schnetzer. Congrats to West teams!!
Columbia Public Schools has committed to providing positive coaching training for our MSHSAA coaches (high school and middle schools). The training was provided by the Missouri Institute for Positive Coaching; a highly respected program designed by Dr. Rick Mc Guire UMC Track and Field head coach. With our commitment, we have included positive expectations for parents /guardians.