November 16, 2018

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  • November 16 - Book Bingo @ CES, 6-8 pm
  • November 16-18 - CCHS Fall Musical, The Addams Family
  • November 19 & 20 - Elementary Parent Teacher Conferences, 4-7:00 pm
  • November 21-23 - Thanksgiving Break, No School
  • November 29 - Smiles on Wheels @ Columbia Options High School
  • December 1 -- First Lego League Competition at CCHS, 8 am
  • December 3-7 - Elementary Santa Secret Shop
  • December 8 - Casino Bus Trip Fundraiser for Spain field trip
  • December 10 - School Board Meeting, 7 pm
  • December 10-14 - CCHS Canned Food Drive
  • December 13- CCHS Holiday Choir Concert, 7 pm
  • December 17 - CCHS Holiday Band Concert, 7 pm
  • December 21 - Half Day
  • December 24-January4 - Holiday Break; School Resumes January 7
  • December 27 - Blood Drive @ CCHS, 8:30 am-2:30 pm
  • January 15 - Vision Screening, 7th & 9th Grades

Toys for Motts!

Maria Cook, Columbia Central Alumni and a current Central Michigan University student, is launching the sixth annual toy drive this year! This toy drive is for Mott Children's Hospital and the toys go to patients that are spending the holiday season in Mott Children's Hospital. Collection boxes will be located in each school office as well as the Fitness Center.

Toy Collection Deadline: 12/12/18

Please take time to watch this video describing the Toys for Motts program:



Mrs. Samson's 9th grade Physical Science students have banned together to help fight the epidemic of "vaping" in schools. They are ambitious, intelligent, caring students who want the peers in their community to transition into successful 21st century learners. Through this STEM project they can meet this goal and help shape the health and well being of fellow students from around the world. Please read more about this important project and ways you can support them throughout their process.


Elementary Parent-Teacher Conferences

Conferences will be held on November 19th and 20th from 4-7 pm. Look for more information coming home with your student!
Congratulations to senior Golden Eagle Soccer player Micah Sonnenberg! Micah was named Jackson Citizen Patriot Soccer Player of the Year!

Columbia Central's Alissa Fish repeats as Citizen Patriot girls Golfer of the Year!

Win up to $18,000 through the American Legion 2019 Constitutional Speech Contest! Register by November 20, 2018. Learn more at:

Congratulations to the Columbia Central All Conference Honorees

Girls Golf

Alissa Fish – 1st team

Aubree Dickens– 1st team

Elizabeth Tyndall – 2nd team


Kohl Partridge – 1st team offense

Gehrig Elliott – 1st team offense

Lucas Mendez - 2nd team defense

Micah Sonnenberg – 1st team special teams

Carson Daniels – 2nd team offense

1st team defense

Mason Crane - 2nd team defense

Riley Wilcox - honorable mention offense

Ryan Tumas - honorable mention offense

honorable mention defense

Derek Schiel – honorable mention offense

Carter Wilber - honorable mention offense

Boys Soccer

Micah Sonnenberg - 1st team

Samuel Lyke – 1st team

Ivan Panergo – 1st team

Dustyn Shaw – 2nd team

Cameron Williams – 2nd team

Alex Taylor - honorable mention


Abigail Price - 2nd team

CUES Parents! Your Opinion Counts!

Take a moment to fill out the parent survey. The results are confidential, and the feedback is used to make our school the best it can be!

Link to Survey:

Cash Bash Tickets are Available!

The 5th Annual Golden Cash Bash will be held on Saturday, February 23, 2019, from 5:00 pm to 10:30 pm at the Gene Davis & Sons Banquet & Convention Center. The cost is $80 per ticket, and each ticket will admit two people. Tickets are available for purchase in all district offices.