• CPS Community Relations Department

    The Columbia Public Schools Community Relations Department serves to enhance the education of all Columbia students. We develop and coordinate award-winning communications, educational partnerships, volunteers and special events involving Columbia Public Schools and the Columbia community. We manage the district's Partners in Education and volunteer programs which highlight community involvement within the school district, strengthening relationships and connecting business and community resources to schools.

    To be the best school district in our state.
    To provide an excellent education for all our students by adhering to our organizational goals.
    To be a valuable asset for our community by preparing our children so that they will be competitive in an ever-changing, unpredictable world.
    The non-negotiable family principles that guide us
    • Trust
    • Integrity
    • Transparency
    • Collaboration
    • Empathy
    • Grace