Due to the WIND CHILL WARNING and life threatening conditions, Columbus Public Schools will not have school on Monday, February 15, 2021.
Parents and Students, There will be school tomorrow at the Middle School, North Park, and the Cassette House. Thank you for being patient with us as we clean and prepare the facilities for school tomorrow, September 1, 2021.
CPS Families be sure to catch up on District News in the latest digital edition of the Discoveries family newsletter. https://www.smore.com/3df5c
CPS Families be sure to catch up on District News in the latest digital edition of the Discoveries family newsletter. https://www.smore.com/7f4vx
Due to continued Winter Weather Warnings there will be NO School for CPS on Tuesday, February 16, 2021. ALL parent teacher conferences will be held Wednesday evening 2/17/21 & Thursday 2/18/21 afternoon & evening.
Reminder tomorrow, Wednesday, January 27th is an early dismissal day for CPS. Elementary Schools release at 2:15pm CMS & CHS release at 2:35pm
Due to the unfortunate timing of the storm tomorrow, unknown snow totals, and the potential of impact at dismissal time, Columbus Public Schools will not have school tomorrrow. Dr. L
CPS Families: Reminder all CPS students and staff report to school tomorrow for in person learning. Tune into the district facebook page at 7pm on November 12th. Dr. L will be going live to discuss the district Orange & Red plans.
The North Park Music concert for grades 1,2 and 3 will be Thursday, Nov. 12th at 7:00 pm at the CMS Nantkes Auditorium. Families of students performing will be limited to 2 tickets per family, due to COVID regulations. Tickets will be given to each child to give to their family. The tickets will need to be presented at the door on the night of the concert. Masks are required and social distancing is recommended.
CPS Families: We have been made aware that some may be receiving duplicate messages from the district and/or school buildings. We are working to get this issue resolved. Please don't disconnect as we work on a fix as this is the main communication method used.
Today is the last day to register your 3rd-12th grade student for the CPS Basketball Virtual Shooting Challenge. The cost is $25 and you can register online at: https://bit.ly/3hgAYcX REGISTRATION CLOSES AT MIDNIGHT
At the recommendation of ECDHD, Columbus Public School Buildings will remain closed, and we will begin extended learning on March 30th through April 30th. For more information and details visit https://www.columbuspublicschools.org/article/218236?org=district-administration
Update: All school buildings are closed to the general public except for deliveries at this time. Kindergarten registration is suspended as well at this time. Lunch for students will begin on Thursday. More details will be released soon.
We continue to monitor COVID-19. An administrator conference call is at 2pm with State/Local officials. We will finalize planning & additional messaging will be sent this evening. We encourage parents to begin thinking about childcare if we should close or told to shut down.
CPS Community, please follow this link to the CPS parent letter that was sent out via remind this evening. This situation is ever changing and we will continue to provide updates as we have more information. https://5il.co/dpw2
Kindergarten Registration for 2020-2021 school year has been announced. Visit https://www.columbuspublicschools.org/article/193399?org=district-administration for all of the details.
Dr. Loeffelholz & Mr. Luebbe have accepted the Random Acts of Kindness challenge from Dr. Alder. Share your kindness photos and videos on our facebook page! Watch Friday night's challenge at the link below! https://www.facebook.com/ColumbusPublicSchools/videos/191333925399113/
The North Park PTO "Family Movie Night" will be Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, in the North Park gym. Doors will open at 6:00 pm, with the movie starting at 6:15 pm. Popcorn will be provided. Bring your own blanket or chair. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
The North Park PTO will be sponsoring a Christmas family night on Dec. 12, 2019, from 6:15-7:30 P.M., in the North Park gym. There will be Christmas decorating activities for families to do together. Santa also plans to make an appearance.
Early Childhood Education community discussions will take place October 7 & 8 from 7:00 - 8:30 pm at Columbus Middle School. We hope that many from the Columbus community will attend to discuss current needs and challenges that our community is facing. RSVP http://bit.ly/2lmT5pe
Box Tops is switching from clip and collect to scan your receipt. Here is a video that explains the new process. We will still be getting some clipped Box Tops this year, but the switch is already occurring. This video explains the change! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hh94b2BvFK4&feature=youtu.be
The USDA Summer Lunch Program will run from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. May 30-July 26 Monday through Friday at CMS, 2200 26 St. There will be no lunch served on July 4 and 5. The meal is free to all children ages 1-18. Adults accompanying a child may eat for $3.75. All meals meet USDA nutrition standards. The USDA Summer Lunch program serves meals with milk, meat, fruit, vegetables & bread. The USDA Food & Nutrition Service prohibits discrimination on race, color, national origin, age, sex or disability.
PowerSchool will be down for about an hour starting at 5 p.m. Sorry for the inconvenience.
No school for Columbus Public School students today. Required staff are to report.
On February 20, Columbus Public Schools will not be in session due to inclement weather conditions. School buildings will not be open, breakfast and lunch will not be served, and there will be no After School Program or extracurricular practices or rehearsals. Please go to the Columbus Public Schools District Facebook page for weather-related school closing updates. Spanish-language version: El 20 de febrero, las Escuelas Públicas de Columbus no van a tener clases debido al mal clima. Las escuelas van a estar cerradas, no vamos a dar desayuno ni comida, y no tendremos el Programa Después de Clase ni ensayos o prácticas extracurriculares. Por favor vaya a la página de Facebook del Distrito de las Escuelas Públicas de Columbus para ver informes sobre el cierre de clases debido al clima.
Columbus Public Schools will remain open today with students being dismissed at the regular time. As in all inclement weather events, parents can choose to check out and pick up their children early. If another adult or sibling is picking up your child, you must please call the school to let them know who that person is.
The North Park PTO will be sponsoring a Family Movie Night on Thursday, Feb. 21 from 6:30-8:00 PM in the North Park Elementary gym. All North Park families and staff are welcome. The movie is free. We hope to see you there!
The North Park PTO will be holding its January meeting on Monday, Jan. 7th at 5:30 pm in the North Park Media Center. We will be discussing our next Family Night as well as our upcoming Fundraiser. All parents and teachers are invited to attend all PTO meetings.
2019 Jam the Gym Diamond Dance Camp is from 9 a.m.-noon January 19 at CHS. The clinic is open to K-6th students. The performance is Jan. 20 beginning at 2 p.m. Registrations are due by Jan. 4. For more information, contact Kassie Neujahr at email@example.com.
2B won the Box Top competition this month and voted what color Mr. Hausmann had to dye his hair today. Be the rainbow, Mr. Hausmann! Read about the Box Top program here, https://www.boxtops4education.com/ . Keep sending those Box Tops, we have incentives each month. Thank you!
PTO Meeting Summary from Nov. 5th meeting. A date for the next family night was set. Thursday, Dec. 13th at 6:00-7:30 pm will be a holiday decorating night. Families can come and have some holiday fun making decorations and crafts for the holidays. Santa may even be there.