Columbia Heights Public Schools

Oct. 8, 2020 Update

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District Launches School Board Meeting Live Stream

Columbia Heights Public Schools has launched a live stream option for stakeholders to tune into School Board meetings live.

Tune into the live coverage of Cable Channel 18 and watch School Board meetings live at

Local 710 Hosts School Board Candidate Forum

Local 710 will host a Columbia Heights Public Schools Board of Education candidate forum 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13 via live stream.

Three candidates are competing for three open seats on the Board: Mary Granlund, Lorien Mueller (incumbent) and Naty Severson (incumbent). Columbia Heights High School Junior Drake Phan will moderate the forum.

Tune into the forum live 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13 at by choosing “Watch LIVE.” The forum will be recorded and made available on the District’s YouTube channel for those who cannot tune in live.

Openings in PreK 4!

Columbia Heights Public Schools offers FREE full- and half-day PreK 4 programming! There are currently openings at each elementary school! Space is limited, register now!

PreK 4 programming provides an engaging and educational environment to prepare your child for Kindergarten. Classes are taught by licensed early childhood education teachers. PreK 4 curriculum is aligned with the Kindergarten curriculum and the Minnesota Early Learning Standards.

PreK 4 classes are held Monday-Friday and located at Highland, North Park and Valley View Elementary Schools. For more information, call 763-528-4517.

How-To Resources & Videos

Having trouble accessing Schoology courses? Not sure how to change your Zoom screen name? Or maybe you need to know how to split the screen on your Chromebook?

The District's Technology Integration team has put together resources and videos to help navigate the basics of learning from home. You can even share these resources with those who might be helping with child care during the school days!

Need Tech Support?

Need technology support? Call our Student Tech Support Line 763-528-4598.

Looking for other resources? Check out the parent resource page on your school's website or our Resource Hub as it relates to COVID-19 and learning this school year.

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Score/Results Update

  • CA Boys Soccer continues their undefeated season, now 4-0! Only two remaining games next week!
  • Girls Varsity Tennis Section 4AA Tournament (0) vs. Centennial (7)

Section Tournaments for Boys Soccer, Girls Soccer, Girls Tennis, and Girls Swim & Dive have begun or will begin soon! Keep checking the Activities Calendar for updates!

CAA Eligibility Center to host webinar for college bound student athletes and their families on Oct. 10, register here. Information on Football and Volleyball attendance/streaming COMING SOON!

FREE COVID-19 Testing

The Minnesota Department of Health, in partnership with Anoka County, will host free COVID-19 testing events noon-7 p.m. Oct. 13-15 at the National Guard Armory (408 Main St., Anoka).

Testing is open to everyone, with or without symptoms. Tests will be conducted via nasal swab, and insurance is not needed. Sign up for a time slot below!

Start the School Year Strong!

Columbia Heights Public Schools is a small, diverse school district providing students with the skills, knowledge, tools and support they need to excel both in and out of the classroom. We are committed to providing outstanding educational opportunities, so all learners can develop to their full potential. We truly provide “Worlds of Opportunity for Each and Every Learner” from birth through adulthood where “All Belong, All Succeed.”

Become a Hylander today!

The Placement Center is OPEN for in-person enrollment weekdays 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. (social distancing guidelines are being followed) or you can register online below!

Have You Completed These Forms?

We still need these important forms from some families! Make sure you've filled out yours for this school year!

Student Needs Survey

Technology, Internet Use & Device Agreement

Education Benefits Application (Free/Reduced Lunch)
Meal Delivery Survey