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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


The Colorado Department of Human Health & Environment has notified Aurora Public Schools of an increase of mumps cases in Colorado. A letter with important information has been shared with at-risk students and their families.

You can find the letter here.


El departamento de salud pública de Colorado (conocido en inglés como, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment) ha notificado a las Escuelas Públicas de Aurora sobre un aumento de casos de paperas en el estado. Una carta con información importante has sido compartida con los estudiantes en riesgo y sus familias.

 Usted puede ver la carta aquí.

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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