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    SAT QUESTION OF THE DAY

    The Official SAT Question of the Day for Tuesday, March 3 - Read Full Article

    Choose the word or set of words that, when inserted in the sentence, best fits the meaning of the sentence as a whole. 

    To some scholars of medieval Britain, the legendary King Arthur is a genuine historical figure, while to others he and his Round Table are nothing more than ------- of myth and romance.

    1. click to choose answer A  harbingers
    2. click to choose answer B  trifles
    3. click to choose answer C  spoilers
    4. click to choose answer D  figments
    5. click to choose answer E  inventors

    Today, 3/3/2015
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    A Message From Our Principal

    Welcome to Columbia High School!

    I would like to welcome everyone back for the 2014-15 school year. It is with great pride that I serve as the principal of Columbia High. We have the best students, staff, and community. My goal is to work every day to provide a safe and nurturing environment for students to receive solid and challenging instruction from a dedicated staff of teachers.

    Shenequa Coles, Principal

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    Professional Football Player Visits CHS

    Dallas Cowboys Football Player
    Dekoda Watson poses with
    students and staff 

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    There is Still Time to Get Your High School Diploma!
    Act 155 Diploma Appeal

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    Capital Parents

    Financial Aid Workshop for Juniors & Seniors
    Thursday, March 5, 2105
    Cafeteria
    6-7:30 p.m. 

    CHS Chick-Fil-A Night
    Bush River Road

    5-8 p.m. 
    *Mention CHS when ordering

    Healthy Capital 5K Run/Walk 
    Saturday, March 21, 2015
    8:30 a.m. 
    Click here for flyer.
    Click here for registration form.


    DLE Parent Information Sessions
    Coming in March...
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    Sharon Flake Coming to CHS!
    March 10, 2015

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    Sign up for School Text Alerts!
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    Digital Learning Environment (DLE) Laptops Fees Due

    Click here for DLE Parent Presentation
    DLE Parent Consent Form
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    SOAR After School Program for

    9th & 10th Graders 

    Click here for an application.


    CHS Spirit Items on Sale Now!

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    Richland One Celebrates
    50 Years of Desegregation


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    ATTENTION PARENTS/GUARDIANS!
    Please notify the school registrar of any address and/or phone number changes
    so that we may keep your contact information up-to-date.You may reach our registrar
    at 731-8931.  


    Power School Parent Portal is Open
    The Parent Portal allows you to check student grades and attendance.
    The portal is now open. If you received a login last school year, it will remain the same. Parent letters will be distributed during Open House. Any letters not picked up will be given to students at school. 
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    Columbia High School Tardy Policy

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    Upcoming Events

    Tuesday, March 3
    Athletic Events
    Softball Scrimmage vs. C.A. Johnson-5 p.m. 
    DLE 9th, 10th, 11th Grade Parent Information Session
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    video conference lab across from
    media center
    Wednesday, March 4
    Athletic Events
    Varsity Baseball@ Westwood for Fairfield Central
    Preseason Tournament-5 p.m. 
    Girls Soccer @Newberry-5:30 p.m. 
    Boys Soccer @ Newberry-7 p.m.
    Track Scrimmage @ Lower Richland-5 p.m. 
    Thursday, March 5
    Athletic Events
    Softball Scrimmage vs. Calhoun County-5:30 p.m. 
    Girls Soccer @ Strom Thurmond-5 p.m.
    Varsity Baseball @ Fairfield Central vs. Fairfield Central for
    Fairfield Central Tournament-5 p.m. 
    Senior Class Meeting
    Advisor/Advisee
    cafeteria
    Financial Aid Workshop
    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    cafeteria
    Get assistance with filling out FAFSA forms
    Friday, March 6
    Athletic Events
    Varsity Baseball @ Fairfield Central vs. Fairfield Central- 5 p.m. 
    Saturday, March 7
    ACT Prep Saturday Session
    9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Tuesday, March 10
    Sharon Flake Author Visit
    2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    media center
    *parents RSVP with Mrs. Williams
    Sharon Flake Book Order Form
    Thursday, March 12
    CHS Chick-Fil-A Night on Bush River Road
    5:00 PM - 8:00 PM


    Congratulations Corner

    CHS Teacher Featured in
    University of South Carolina Publication


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    Terrell Blocker Named WLTX Player of the Week
    Click here to view news clip.


    ROTC Participates in Archery Tournament


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    CHS Students Place 2nd in HOSA Competition




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    Wilson & Shaw Named to
    North-South All-Star Wrestling Team!

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    Congratulations Mrs. Nancy Thomas!
    CHS 2014-15 Teacher of the Year



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