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    The Official SAT Question of the Day for Thursday, August 28 - Read Full Article

    Part or all of the following sentence is underlined; beneath the sentence are five ways of phrasing the underlined material. Select the option that produces the best sentence. If you think the original phrasing produces a better sentence than any of the alternatives, select choice A.  

    Lady Day, as Billie Holiday was usually called, was the finest jazz singer of her generation, and it was the opinion of her fans, she was the greatest jazz singer of the twentieth century.

    1. click to choose answer A  it was the opinion of her fans, she was
    2. click to choose answer B  the opinion of her fans was of her as
    3. click to choose answer C  her fans had this opinion, she was
    4. click to choose answer D  for her fans, the opinion was of her as
    5. click to choose answer E  in the opinion of her fans, she was

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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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    Upcoming Events

    Thursday, August 28
    Athletic Booster Club
    6:30 p.m.
    Friday, August 29
    Varsity Football Game
    Visit www.schedulestar.com for up-to-the-minute sports information!
    Saturday, August 30
    Football Game
    vs. Dreher
    Memorial Stadium @ 7:30 p.m.
    Wednesday, September 3
    Senior Class Meeting
    Friday, September 5
    Varsity Football Game
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    Tuesday, September 9
    College & Career Fair
    Juniors & Seniors only
    Carolina Coliseum
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    PTSA meeting
    5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    media center
    Open House
    6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Friday, September 12
    Varsity Football Game
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    Tuesday, September 16
    Senior Class Jostens Presentation
    9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
    Columbia High School AP Night Dinner
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Location: media center
    *Parents & students are invited to a working dinner to learn more about Advanced Placement (AP) opportunities for students at CHS.*

    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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