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Columbia Graduation – Posted June 29, 2015
Alex DeMarco and John Sawchuk
Columbia’s Class of 2015, comprised of 358 graduates who earned more than $2.2 million in scholarships, walked across the stage at Hudson Valley Community College’s McDonough Sports Complex to receive their high school diplomas on Saturday. Full story.

Operation Graduation Students Earn Degrees – Posted June 29, 2015
Alex DeMarco and John Sawchuk
A group of 14 students who were once in danger of dropping out of school, persevered and earned their high school diplomas at Columbia on Thursday afternoon. Full story.

East Greenbush Ranks 5th Out of 84 Capital Region School Districts – Posted June 26, 2015
The East Greenbush CSD moved into the Capital Region’s top five districts in the Albany Business Review’s 2015 Schools Report rankings, which were released on Friday. Full story.

Students, Teachers and Administrators Honored at School Year’s Final Board Meeting – Posted June 25, 2015
Alex DeMarco and John Sawchuk
At the District’s final Board of Education meeting of the school year, students and teachers were recognized for their outstanding accomplishments. Full story.

District Recognizes Three Departing Technology Committee Members – Posted June 25, 2015
Alex DeMarco and John Sawchuk
The District thanked Board of Education member Susan Garrigan-Piela, fifth grade teacher Peter Goodwin and fourth grade teacher Mary Ann Morgan on Monday for their longstanding service on the Technology Committee. Full story.

End of Year Letter from Superintendent Dr. Angela Nagle – Posted June 24, 2015
Superintendent Dr. Angela Nagle congratulates students on another successful school year. Read the letter.

Investing in the Future: Students Get Lesson in Personal Finance – Posted June 23, 2015

Students learned about budgeting, saving and investing money, using credit cautiously and protecting their finances during their Junior Achievement Personal Finance course this semester. Full story.

Rainbow Games Empowers Students Posted June 18, 2015

Everyone deserves the opportunity to go for gold. That’s why Columbia High School has been holding its Rainbow Games for young people with special needs for more than 10 years. Full story.

Thank You from the Food Service Department Posted June 17, 2015

The Food Service Department would like to thank everyone for their participation in the Lunch Program this year. Full story.

Middle School and High School Reading Lists Now Available – Posted June 15, 2015
The District's Summer Reading List is now available for middle school and high school students. Summer Reading List.

Columbia Celebrates Teachers – Posted June 12, 2015

Columbia High School congratulated its newly tenured teachers Donna Shepardson, Laura O’Brien and Jaclyn Davey on Friday morning, while recognizing Bruce Palmer who is retiring at the end of the school year. Full story.

Columbia Student Wins 2nd Place at Saratoga Arts Show – Posted June 11, 2015

Columbia senior Robert Ferson won second place at the Horsing Around with the Arts Show at the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame in Saratoga Springs on April 22. Full story.

Nine Employees Awarded Tenure – Posted June 11, 2015
Newly tenured teachers
Nine District teachers and administrators who were awarded tenure during the 2014-15 school year were recognized at Wednesday evening’s Board of Education meeting at the Administration Center. Full story.

Columbia Science Olympiad Team Receives Resolution at State Capitol – Posted June 10, 2015
Science Olympiad Team
Columbia’s state champion Science Olympiad team visited the New York State Capitol on Monday afternoon to receive a resolution from the State Assembly. Full story.

Teachers Receive Golden Apple Awards for Teaching Excellence – Posted June 8, 2015
Patti Hannmann
French teacher Patti Hannmann is one of five District teachers who received the Golden Apple Award for Teaching Excellence from Senator Kathleen Marchione on Friday. Full story.

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CREATING HONOR AND SUCCESS

Columbia High School's Class of 2015 graduated on Saturday, June 27.

U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools Silver Medal 2012