The Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO) has awarded Columbia Public Schools with the 2020-2021 Meritorious Budget Award (MBA). The MBA promotes and recognizes excellence in school budget presentation and is conferred only to school districts whose budgets have undergone a rigorous review by professional auditors and have met or exceeded the program's stringent criteria.
Columbia Public Schools welcomes John Warner Middle School as the district's seventh middle school. The building was completed on-time and on-budget and is ready to welcome students once the district returns to in-person instruction. Watch the virtual tour on CPS-TV at https://bit.ly/JWMS20. Thank you to our voters for the approval of the $35 million bond project to make the school possible.
The Board of Directors of The Global Health Leaders Conference at Johns Hopkins University would like to congratulate Rock Bridge High School students Shruti Gautam and Saloni Chaurasia for presenting at The 2020 GHLC at JHU (held virtually).
On August 10, the Columbia Board of Education approved the addition of another in-person learning option for the 2020-21 school year: hybrid in-person. In-person learning could be five-day in-person or hybrid in-person (two-days in-person, 3 days online) or fully online depending on the number of COVID cases in our community. The district will make a decision on the format of in-person learning for the start of the school year by August 24. Learn more at www.cpsk12.org/fall2020
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM Policy Committee Meeting
7:30 AM Board of Education Work Session
4:30 PM Finance Committee Meeting