Upcoming Events

Tuesday, November 4
Superintendent's Conference Day
Staff Only
Friday, November 7
Elem PTA Turkey Bingo
Monday, November 10
Athletic Club Meeting
8:00 PM

Tuesday, November 11
Veteran's Day
Schools Closed
Wednesday, November 12
BOE Work Session
7:30 PM


Today, 11/1/2014
High: 50 Low: 38
Rain likely
61% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 11/2/2014
High: 49 Low: 32
4% chance of precipitation.

Columbus News!

To learn more about the bond, please view Facilities Bond Projects under the District Information tab.

Curriculum Coffee
Nov. 6 Coffee (below) has been POSTPONED please check back for reschedule date.
Using Mathematical Models in Grades K-5

Thursday, November 6, 7:30 p.m., Hawthorne Elementary School
Become familiar with how different mathematical models, including number bonds, number lines and tape diagrams are used build a strong foundation for mathematical thinking.

Parent Workshop Series
Dr. Christine O'Rourke-Lang, Ph.D. and Board Certified Behavior Analyst will lead monthly workshops for parents of students with special needs. View topics and dates.

Learn More About the Recent Property Tax "Freeze"
New York lawmakers enacted a temporary property tax “freeze” as part of the 2014-15 state budget. For the subsequent two years, the state will reimburse property tax increases paid by homeowners to school districts and municipalities that stay within their 2 percent tax levy growth caps. The New York State School Boards Association has provided answers to some frequently asked questions about the tax freeze. View the Q&A

From the Principal

Columbus Elementary School values the unique abilities and talents of each child.  We are committed to building self-esteem, enhancing creativity and individuality, and developing healthy lifestyles. In cooperation with parents and community, the staff establishes high expectations for all students as the standard and provides a safe, nurturing environment where our students have the opportunity to become productive, knowledgeable, and responsible citizens.                                         

-Michael Cunzio, Principal

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