Upcoming Events

Mon, Apr 14 - Sun, Apr 20
Spring Recess
Monday, April 21
Day 5
School Resumes
Tuesday, April 22
Day 6
BOE Meeting
8:00 PM


Today, 4/18/2014
High: 50 Low: 33
Mostly cloudy
3% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 4/19/2014
High: 62 Low: 38
Partly cloudy
6% chance of precipitation.

Columbus News!

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

News & Updates

Vote for HES "Get Moving" Video
Hawthorne Physical Education teachers have entered a NYS Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance video contest to show the school's program and how it gets kids moving. Please vote for this video every day and help them win!  Vote Here!

School Budget — Are You Registered to Vote?
The adoption of the annual school district budget will take place at the Tuesday, April 22 Board of Education meeting. For more information, see the proposed Instructional and Non-Instructional Budgets that are posted under the BOE tab. Voter information is available under Budget News in the Board of Education tab above.

Seeking School Board Candidates
Nominating petitions are available for Mount Pleasant school district residents who are interested in running for the Board of Education. Two seats are up for election this May. Petitions may be obtained by calling the District Clerk at 769-5500. Petitions must be signed by at least 25 qualified district voters and be received by the District Clerk by 5 p.m. on Monday, April 21. See "To Become a Board Candidate." 

Facilities Steering Committee to Weigh Options
Addressing the modernization of our infrastructure and buildings is part of the district's Strategic Plan. A Facilities Steering Committee has formed to study the immediate as well as future needs of our buildings, our students and our community. To learn more about the district's Building Condition Survey and pre-Bond Planning please view the Facilities Planning page under the District Information tab. To watch the Facilities Forum video from Oct. 30, click here.