• Welcome to Columbia Elementary School!

    We are proud to be the home of the 2016 Colorado Distinguished Principal of the year, Mrs. Karen Shaw and a 2013 recipient of the U.S. Department of Education National Blue Ribbon Award!!!

    blue ribbon principal of year


    School Hours:

    • Playground Open at: 7:30 AM

    • Front Doors Open at: 7:45 AM

    • Breakfast Served at: 7:45 AM

    • Tardy Bell Rings at: 8:00 AM

    • Dismissal Bell Rings at: 2:30 PM


    Mission Statement


         The Columbia Community will collaboratively ensure that learning takes place for ALL by being responsible, setting high standards and accepting no excuses.  Our students will be contributing members of society who are respectful, responsible, and capable life-long learners.


    Columbia Cougar Code


    Be Respectful, Responsible, Safe, and Kind


    835 E. St. Vrain St. Colorado Springs, CO 80903     Phone (719) 328-2700
    Student Hours 8:00am-2:30pm
    *We ask that no students be on the school grounds until 7:30 am as there is no supervision before this time.




District News

  • Superintendent Search

    The School District 11 Board of Education is seeking community input in the search for a new superintendent. Community members may participate in a survey and/or community feedback meetings to identify the top characteristics in a superintendent most important to School District 11.

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