Category Archives: News and Announcements

Immunization Information for 2017-18

K – 12th Grade School Required Immunizations – 2017-18 School Year Dear parents and guardians of students in Colorado kindergarten – 12th-grade schools: Colorado law requires students who attend a public, private or parochial kindergarten – 12th grade school to be vaccinated against many of the diseases vaccines can prevent. Your student must be vaccinated […]


Chat & Charla

Chat & Charla with Principal Jeni Rouse Join Principal Rouse and enjoy morning pastries and coffee while discussing new items this Friday Nov. 11th from 8:20-9:00 a.m. “Chat & Charla” will include topics such as school performance and student programming. This will also be a time when you, as a Columbian parent can share school-improvement ideas. […]


CSC Meeting 11/14/16

The Collaborative School Committee (CSC) will be meeting on Monday November 14th from 3:30-4:30 in room 117. This month’s agenda items will include: Library update, Garden, student choice on the playground, and School Performance Framework (SPF). The school rating and strategies for improvement will be presented. All parents and staff are encouraged to attend. —————————————————————————————————— […]


Literacy Night

On November 2nd we had our Literacy Night! It was a great time with students and families participating in crafts and reading books about heroes. We also celebrated all of the students who have made reading growth during the month of October. Thanks to everyone who came out and joined us!


Columbian Primaria/Elementary App!

Estamos encantados de anunciar que para el año escolar 2016-17 tenemos una nueva manera de comunicar eventos importantes, actualizaciones y anuncios – una aplicación! Para descargar la aplicación por favor vaya a la tienda de aplicaciones (Apple o Google Play) y descarga ‘SCHOOLWAY’. Cuando se le solicite que se introduzca el código de ‘hdo6ki’. Si […]


Columbian’s Mrs. Mauritz and students in the Denver Post!

Our own Mrs. Mauritz and students were in the Denver Post! Check out the article below! We love our arts at Columbian! http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_29588456/fundings-impact-denver-art-classes-and-quality-unknown Funding’s impact on Denver Public Schools art classes, and quality, unknown Report finds disparities in quality and little information about school-level decisions By Yesenia Robles The Denver Post Almost four years after […]


Students at Columbian Celebrate Reading as Participants in ReadQuest

Denver, CO – Students at Columbian took part in ReadQuest, a nationwide reading event on Friday, February 26, 2016. They joined more than 12,000 educators and tens of thousands of students in Renaissance Learning’s annual one-day reading celebration that encouraged K–12 students to read and share their discoveries. Students read books, nonfiction articles, and took […]


January PAW Pride!

We had our PAW Pride Awards this afternoon honoring students and staff who exemplify our core values and DPS Shared Values as well as our attendance drawing! Big shout out to our staff, Ms. Ramirez, Ms. Towle, and Ms. Dickerson for receiving awards today along with our great students!


Columbian in the North Denver Tribune!

Columbian was featured in the North Denver Tribune! Principal Jeni Rouse talks about our Personalized Learning Pilot in 3rd grade and our Music, Technology, and Library classes. From the article, “A Colorado Department of Education survey on personalized learning outlined some of the top benefits for students when transitioning to this new approach. Schools that personalized […]


School Tour for Prospective Families

We will host our rescheduled prospective family school tour on December 18th at 9:30am. The tour is a great time to ask questions, get a feel for our (amazing!) school community, and learn about what makes Columbian a great place for your children. If you cannot make our tour on the December 18th we will have […]