Welcome to Columbus Elementary!
We're so glad you're here!
Welcome students, families, friends, and neighbors. Columbus Elementary is a high performing Level 1+ school with high quality teachers. We are small in comparison to other CPS schools, but we are big when it comes to success, caring, and belonging.
News & Announcements
Happy Summer, Everyone!
While you're enjoying the warm weather and family fun, keep in mind that school supply sales start in July. You can find your child's classroom supply list under the PARENTS & STUDENTS tab at the top of this page.
The school uniform is the same as last year. Click on "Parent Resources" at the top of the page to find a flyer showing our uniform policy.
Columbus and CPS
Chicago Public Schools - Calendar - Details
Please click on the Calendar tab at the top for upcoming events such as field trips, parent meetings, jeans day, and more!
Columbus Teachers Share Classroom News via Social Media
Did you know that some of our staff have started social media pages for their classrooms? If you want to see what's going on in first and fourth grade, like their pages:
Mrs. Gibb's Account:
Facebook: Columbus Room 201
Ms. Blochowiak's Instagram: 1st.grade.with.ms.blochowiak
Facebook: Columbus Counselor
Mrs. Oleksy also has a Facebook page you can like. She shares homework, teaching, and parenting tips, along with pertinent information about Columbus. Be sure to like her page: Principal Oleksy.