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    The Official SAT Question of the Day for Wednesday, April 23 - 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. 

    Although the scientist claimed to have made a major breakthrough in his research, the evidence he offered as proof of his assertion was ------- at best.

    1. click to choose answer A  conclusive
    2. click to choose answer B  indubitable
    3. click to choose answer C  paltry
    4. click to choose answer D  copious
    5. click to choose answer E  extensive

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    A Message From Our Principal

    Welcome to Columbia High School!

    I would like to welcome everyone back for the 2013-14 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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    Fairness:"to play by the rules, to be open-minded to the viewpoints of others."

    Capital Parents

    Senior Class Parent Meeting
    Thursday, April 10
    Auditorium, 6 p.m.

    District Accreditation
    Parent Survey

    In order to determine how Richland One
    is meeting its mission, parents
    are invited to participate in a survey

    To complete the survey, go to


    Parent Spring Fest
    Thursday, April 24
    6-8 p.m.
    Cafeteria Breezeway
    Click here for a flyer!

    Wrestling and Basketball Shirts are On Sale!


    Power School Parent Portal is Open
    The Parent Portal allows you to check student grades and attendance.
    Parent letters will be distributed with report cards on November 7.

    Columbia High School Tardy Policy


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    Upcoming Events

    Wednesday, April 23
    Academy of Finance Advisory Board Meeting
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Main Office Conference Room
    Track - Richland One Championships
    5:00 PM
    @ Memorial Stadium
    Boys Soccer
    5:30 PM
    @ Saluda
    Boys Tennis (Home)
    5:30 PM
    vs. North Central

    Thursday, April 24
    Deadline for Senior Payment of Senior Debts
    Interim Reports Issued
    Girls Soccer (Home)
    5:30 PM
    vs. Strom Thurmond
    Parent Spring Fest
    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    CHS Cafeteria Breezeway
    *Community Agencies
    *Food & Drinks
    *Prize Drawings
    Friday, April 25
    JV Baseball (Home)
    5:00 PM
    vs. Eau Claire

    Congratulations Corner

    Congratulations ROTC Award Winners!

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

    2013-14 Teacher of the Year 
    Ms. Yumi Kobayashi

    2013-14 Classified Employee of the Year
    Mr. James Hook

    Comments, concerns, questions, and suggestions regarding all areas of Columbia High School are welcomed.  Contact the Site Manager.  

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