Columbia Elementary believes in educating the whole child and promotes a holistic educational experience that extends beyond the Specific academic measures that determine a school's state-issued letter grade.

Some of our activities that support this belief are shared here

We promote the Fine Arts & Literacy, by hosting an Arts and Literacy Night

We promote Performing Arts through a School Choir and Orchestra, and other performing opportunities by grade levels


We have a 6th Grade Orchestra that meets twice each week and performs on occasion

We promote Student Service and Leadership through Student Government and a Student Council

The Student Council oversees Recycling at the school

We promote collaboration through a School Community Council and Parent Teacher Association which are made up of parent and school employee members

We promote Unity and Patriotism by honoring veterans and their families

We promote Citizenship and Civic Duty

Lunch with the Mayor, Tamara Tran 



We promote Fitness and Physical Education with our PTA orchestrating our school's main fundraiser, the Fun Run


We host other after-school activities that promote Physical Fitness, such as Race Cats and Karate

We promote Emotional Health by teaching and implementing the strategies of Mindfulness