The Golden Eagle Times

August 23, 2019

Welcome Back to School!

Every Day is a GREAT DAY to be a Golden Eagle!

Important Dates

  • 8/30 & 9/2-No School, Labor Day weekend
  • 9/12-Picture Day

  • 9/19-Junior High National Junior Honor Society Induction, CCHS Auditorium, 7PM

  • 9/30-10/4-Spirit Week

  • 10/4-Homecoming

  • 10/9 & 10/10, 5-8PM- Parent/Teacher Conferences (grades 7-12)

  • 10/15-College and Career Fair, 9-11AM (11th and 12th grade)

  • 10/16 PSAT Testing (8th-11th grade)

  • 10/18-End of the first marking period

  • 10/21-No school for students, Staff Professional Development

  • 10/23-High School National Honor Society Induction, CCHS Auditorium, 7PM

  • 10/25-Picture retakes

  • 10/30-Blood Drive

  • 11/6, 11/7, & 11/8-Communications Camp (10th-12th grade)

  • 11/11-District Wide Veterans Day Assembly, Columbia Central High School Gymnasium, 9AM

  • 11/14-Fall Academic Awards Night, 6PM (10th-12th grade)

  • 11/22-24-Fall Musical, Emma A Pop Musical

  • 11/26-Meet the Winter Teams, 7-8:30PM (high school)

  • 11/27-29-Thanksgiving Break

  • 12/6-Leadership forum

  • 12/8-Holiday Choir/Band Concert, 7PM (7th-12th grade)

  • 12/9-12/13-Canned Food Drive (7th-12th grade)

  • 12/18-12/20-First semester exams

  • 12/20-Half day of school, 11AM dismissal, End of 2nd marking period and 1st semester

  • 12/23-1/3-Holiday Break

  • 1/2-Blood Drive

Back to School Information

Please take a moment to review the PowerSchool update forms and other back to school information sent with your child on Open House or at Orientation. It is important we have your current contact information for parents, guardians and emergency contacts. Thank you!

Attention Junior High Students-Washington D.C. Meeting

There will be a brief mandatory meeting for all families that have signed up, or are interested in going to Washington D.C., Tuesday, August 27th @ 6 pm in the Media Center. Please bring your license and any questions that you may have.

Interested in Becoming a Substitute?

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Please Review the Update Exam Incentive for High School Students

Please complete the Safe Routes to School Survey

Columbia School District is applying for a federal grant to make it safe, convenient, and fun for our students to bicycle and walk to school. Parents, please take a moment to share your input by completing this short survey! Thank you for your support!

High School Yearbooks are AVAILABLE for Purchase!

Use this link to purchase a high school yearbook or buy an add for the yearbook.

Senior Portrait Information

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We Love Columbia Stickers are Available in the High School Office, $5

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Important Homecoming Information

Homecoming Theme this year is…. Seasons!


Float building will be TWO days this year! Building will take place on Saturday and Sunday before homecoming week (9/28 & 9/29).

Wagon Size and Locations-The size of the wagon can be anywhere from a four wheel trailer to a hay wagon. Locations are TBD. Please let class advisors or the school office know if you are able to provide a location or wagon.


Our theme this year is Seasons.

Freshmen: Spring

Sophomores: Summer

Juniors: Winter

Seniors: Fall


  • Monday, September 30th- A Community Bonfire will take place following the boys soccer game. More information will be provided on a later date.
  • Tuesday, October 1st-First hour classes will decorate their doors in school colors.
  • Wednesday, October 2nd- The Powder Puff game will only feature Juniors vs. Seniors this year. It will take place at the Soccer field at 5 PM. Admission will be $3.00 or $2.00 with a can of food.
  • Thursday, October 3rd- Food trucks will be present during High School lunches. More information will be provided on a later date.
  • Friday, October 4th- Floats will be outside on display during the school day and then taken downtown for the parade. A pep assembly will be taking place at the end of the day.


*Monday: Meme Day (Dress as your favorite meme. School appropriate!)

*Tuesday: Twin Day

*Wednesday: Sports Day/Powder Puff (Wear your favorite jersey)

*Thursday: Dress for your classes season (Freshmen: Spring, Sophomores: Summer, Juniors: Winter, and Seniors: Fall)

*Friday: Blue and Gold Day


Homecoming shirts are $10.00 with a $2.00 extra charge for 2XL. Please return forms with payment to the front office. Anyone in the community is able to purchase a homecoming shirt. Colors to choose from are: Gold; Grey; Navy and White. All orders are due September 12th. No exceptions!

High School Class colors for shirts:

Freshmen - Gold

Sophomore - Grey

Juniors- Navy

Seniors - White

As more information becomes available, check our social media and weekly newsletter for updates

Please help to support our Student Senate!

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Please check out these Important Messages from Most Teen's Don't

Nominate a TOP TEACHER!!

Save the Date-High School Fall Musial will be held on November 22-24, Emma A Pop Musical!

Counselor Corner

2019-2020 School Year

Small groups will be happening throughout the school year with Mrs. Caryl, CCJH Counselor. Small groups provide students with the assistance to improve skills in the areas of academic, social/emotional, and career development. Some topics that will be discussed include conflict resolution, decision making, friendships, and careers.


Student surveys and permission slips will be passed out the second week of school. Don't miss out!!

Join the After Prom Committee!!

We are excited to announce that we are bringing back Columbia Central High School's AFTER PROM PARTY for the 2020 prom! To ensure this is a fun safe and successful event, we are asking on behalf Columbia Central's of 2020, for your support! Please sign up to help by emailing You may also connect with them on Facebook:

Our first fundraiser is will be held on Saturday, October 19th. See details below:

After Prom Fundraiser

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Petey's Donuts are Available at Every Home Football Game!