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    The Official SAT Question of the Day for Monday, December 22 - 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. 

    In some ancient cultures, colors were considered very powerful; some societies even believed that red objects had ------- effect, restoring good health through their color alone.

    1. click to choose answer A  an enervating
    2. click to choose answer B  a callow
    3. click to choose answer C  a salutary
    4. click to choose answer D  an agile
    5. click to choose answer E  a peripheral

    Today, 12/22/2014
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    Rain likely
    58% chance of precipitation.
    Tomorrow, 12/23/2014
    High: 55 Low: 53
    79% 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

    Daily Announcements

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


    Capital Parents

    DLE Parent Meetings Scheduled
    January 8, 9, & 12
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    American Education Week
    November 17-21
    "Great Public Schools: A Basic Right and Our Responsibility"
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    SOAR After School Program for

    9th & 10th Graders 

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    CHS Spirit Items on Sale Now!

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    Richland One Celebrates
    50 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.  

    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. 

    Columbia High School Tardy Policy


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    Character Trait of the Month

    December Character Trait

    Responsibility: to be held accountable for your own actions. 

    Upcoming Events

    Monday, December 22
    Athletic Events
    Wrestling @ River Bluff-
    Gator Invitational-9:00 a.m. 
    Tuesday, December 23
    Athletic Events
    Wrestling @ Chesnee Invite-9:00 a.m. 
    Saturday, December 27
    Athletic Events
    Wrestling @ Airport Duals Tournament-
    9:00 a.m. 
    SAT Registration Deadline

    Saturday, January 3
    Athletic Events
    Basketball Super Saturday Home
    vs. Lexington
    JV Girls-11:00 a.m. 
    B Team Boys-12:15 p.m. 
    JV Boys-1:30 p.m. 
    Varsity Girls-3:00 p.m. 
    Varsity Boys-5:00 p.m. 
    Monday, January 5
    PTSA Executive Board Meeting
    5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    media center
    Wednesday, January 7
    Senior Meeting
    Thursday, January 8
    DLE Parent Meeting
    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Friday, January 9
    ACT Registration Deadline

    DLE Parent Drop-In Meeting
    8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    media center

    Congratulations Corner

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

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

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