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    The Official SAT Question of the Day for Tuesday, September 2 - 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. 

    It was difficult to believe that the sophisticated piece of technology had ------- through the centuries from such ------- and rudimentary apparatus.

    1. click to choose answer A  developed . . an intricate
    2. click to choose answer B  resulted . . a complicated
    3. click to choose answer C  evolved . . a quaint
    4. click to choose answer D  degenerated . . an obsolescent
    5. click to choose answer E  differed . . an exotic

    Today, 9/2/2014
    High: 97 Low: 73
    Partly cloudy
    21% chance of precipitation.
    Tomorrow, 9/3/2014
    High: 97 Low: 73
    Slight chance thunderstorms
    23% chance of precipitation.

    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

    Capital Parents

    Richland One Celebrates
    40 Years of Desegregation


    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.  

    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


    Power School Parent Portal is Open
    The Parent Portal allows you to check student grades and attendance.
    Parent letters will be distributed with 1st 9 weeks interim reports. 

    Columbia High School Tardy Policy


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    Upcoming Events

    Tuesday, September 2
    Athletic Events
    Girls Tennis @ Keenan High School-5 p.m.
    JV & Varsity Volleyball @ Keenan High School-5/6:30 p.m.
    Wednesday, September 3
    Athletic Events
    Girls Tennis Home vs. Batesburg-Leesville-5 p.m.
    Senior Class Meeting
    Thursday, September 4
    Athletic Events
    Girls Tennis Home vs. Fairfield Central
    Volleyball Home vs. Fairfield Central-5/6:30 p.m.
    Athletic Events
    Girls Tennis Home vs. Fairfield Central
    Volleyball Home vs. Fairfield Central-5/6:30 p.m.
    Friday, September 5
    Athletic Events
    Varsity Football @ River Bluff-7:30 p.m.
    Varsity Football Game
    Visit www.schedulestar.com for up-to-the-minute sports information!
    Tuesday, September 9
    College & Career Fair
    Juniors & Seniors only
    Carolina Coliseum
    *contact guidance for more information
    PTSA meeting
    5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    media center
    Open House
    6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

    Congratulations Corner

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

    CHS Joins Chick-Fil-A for
    Back to School Bash


    CHS Students Score Big in the
    Richland District One Combine!


    CHS JROTC Adopts-a-Highway

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