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Columbia Middle School
17600 E. Columbia Ave.
Aurora, CO 80013 [map]
Phone: 303-690-6570
Fax: 303-326-1251
24 Hour Attendance Line:
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Gifted & Talented
Aurora Public Schools offers a wide range of services for all identified gifted and talented and high potential students. For more information, visit the AGATE Website.

Welcome to Columbia Middle School!

Columbia’s Story - Our Beliefs About Student Learning
Our job is to accelerate learning for every APS student, every day. We believe that all students will learn and find academic achievement at higher levels. It is our commitment to create an environment in our classrooms and in our building resulting in high levels of performance and growth within our community of learners. We are confident that, with our support, students will master challenging academic material and become empowered learners. We are all accountable for our part in the success of every member of our learning community. We are prepared, dedicated and determined to work collaboratively with students, parents, colleagues and our community to achieve a shared educational purpose that elevates ALL. Our community needs us to do our job!



Columbia's Main Office Hours Are:

M-T-Th-F = 8:00AM-4:30PM

Wednesdays = 9:30AM-4:30PM

Important Columbia Documents

Columbia Community,

Below are some very important documents you can refer to throughout the year. Please feel free to contact the main office at 303-690-6570 if you need something else not listed below.

Staff Voicemail and Email Listing 2016-2017

Columbia's Supply List 2016-2017

Lista de Utiles de Columbia 2016-2017 (Spanish)

Calendar of Events 2016-2017

Calendario de Eventos 2016-2017 (Spanish)

Athletics Flyer with Sports Season Dates 2016-2017

Informacion sobre deportes con fechas de temporadas 2016-2017 (Spanish)

Student Guidelines and Other School Policies 2016-2017

Resumen de Reglamento y otra informacion importante 2016-2017 (Spanish)

Columbia BYOD Policy 2016-2017

Reglamento de aparatos electronicos personales en Columbia 2016-2017 (Spanish)

Drop-Off and Pick-Up Procedures


Please help us keep our students safe by following the drop-off and pick-up procedures established by the District specifically for Columbia Middle School.

Download Traffic Flier Drop off and Pick Up info 2015-2016




Climate Survey Results


2013-14 Staff Climate Survey Results

 2012-2013 Staff Climate Survey Results

2011-2012 Staff Climate Survey Results


 2013-14 Student Climate Survey Results

2012-13 Student Climate Survey Results

Student Climate Survey Results 2011-2012

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Closures & Notices
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