Columbia Schools Great News Network
The Columbia County Schools' Great News Network is a bi-weekly email sent to all staff showcasing awesome events, teachers, students, and happenings across the district. We hope that you enjoy seeing what other schools and offices are doing.
columbia city elementary
columbia high school
five points elementary
The teachers and students enjoyed hamburgers and hotdogs grilled by Mr. Scippio. Thanks to parents, staff and PTO for the food and prizes. Every student went home with something. The three big winners won Razor scooters!
fort white elementary
fort white middle/high school
lake city middle school
6th grader Sarah S. qualified for the FLYRA (Florida Youth Running Assn) Middle School State Meet which is this Saturday May 13 at the IMG Academy in Bradenton FL, by running 5:32.77 in the 1500m at the Big Bend Striders Invitational in Tallahasse on 4/29.
8th grader Zhaquon G. qualified by running 2:17.32 in the 800m yesterday (May 8) at the Last Chance JAC Middle School Qualifier at Providence School in Jacksonville.
Congrats to these athletes for their hard work this season!
melrose park elementary
Bellamy Beaver visited Melrose Park to speak to the kindergarteners. The students enjoyed learning about water conservation and getting to hug Bellamy!
On April 28th, Niblack Elementary had their annual "Prom" for the students. Students and parents were invited to attend this formal event in the multipurpose room at Niblack. The students were treated to a dinner and they danced the night away to a local DJ. The students looked great, and everyone had a very enjoyable evening.
richardson middle school
Congratulations also to our first, second, and third place winners in the school competition. Pictured are (from left) Assistant Principal Janice Camp, third place winner Christopher H., second place winner Gracie T., first place winner Emily K., and Principal April Vinson.