Copopa Elementary School

Recent News

CLSD Listening Tour: Students, do you want to have a voice in how things are done in CLSD? Here is your chance! A listening tour is coming to our building and they want your input. Meet with Superintendent Bansek and Director of Curriculum and Technology, Mrs. Atkinson on Monday, October 21. If you are interested please sign up in the office.
4th Annual Family Math Night on the Farm
Columbia families with children in Kindergarten through 8th grade are invited to join us on the farm for another year of fantastic Math Night fun on Wednesday, October 23rd! Click here for the flyer and permission slip.

Picture Retakes: If you were absent on fall picture day, mark your calendar for picture retakes on Monday, October 28. All students must have pictures taken for ID purposes. If you want to order before picture day, you can order on and use Picture Day ID: EVTCH3BC7

Copopa's Yearbook Cover Contest!! 
Open to ALL grade levels!
Make your cover clean and neat with words spelled correctly
Use 8 1/2 X 11 in. printer paper.
Use markers or colored pencils. 
(No glitter, staples, eraser marks)
Make sure it says:
Copopa or Copopa Elementary School
*Write your name and teacher on a post-it note and put it on the back*
(if you are chosen as a winner, I will have you add your name to the front)
One cover will be chosen for the front and nine will be featured on the back cover
*Due to Mrs. Andrews by Friday, November 22nd*
September Character of the Month:  This student shows EMPATHY by thinking of other people. They also accept everyone as an equal and tolerates differences in others; they try to understand others' points of view; shows compassion and kindness to everyone; and is helpful and reaches out to others. Kindergarten: Jackson Canitia, Elise Kramer, Caleb Pavlosky; 1st Grade: Luke Anderson, Marion Bewley, Destin Weber; 2nd Grade: Olivia Corbett, Nora Elliott, Aubree Slater; 3rd Grade: Nathan Miller, Miranda Smith, Colin Zimmer; 4th Grade: Claire Bodo, Lillie Keirn, Natalie Miller. See picture of your student on our slideshow above.
School Fees: 2019-2020 fee letters will be mailed this Thursday, October 10. Once you receive your invoice, please pay your fees through the Payforit link on the left. You may also send your exact payment of cash or check with your child or stop in the office with cash, check or credit card. Fees are due October 31. Please call the office with any questions. If you require a payment plan, please contact Mrs. Lasecki. Past year's fees are overdue and should be paid immediately. 
Please see the link on the left for the CMS/Copopa Drop off/Pick up Video. 
Calling all Mini Cheer Campers! Columbia High School Cheerleading is hosting Mini Cheer Camp for grades Pre-School - 6th Grade! Come learn a chant, cheer and dance with the High School Cheerleaders and perform at the Varsity Football Game on Friday, October 18, 2019 at 7pm! Cheer camp dates are October 14th, 15th and 16th at the Columbia Middle School from 5pm-7pm. Cost is $30/mini cheer camper and you will receive a t shirt, tattoo and hair ribbon! Registration ends October 4th so turn in your paperwork before then! We look forward to seeing you all there! Click here for the registration form.     
Student Council Spirit Days schedule:
10/21: Twin Day
10/31: Halloween T-shirt or Colors
11/5: Football Day 
11/11: Veterans Day - Wear Red, White and Blue or your Camouflage
11/14: Spirit Day - Support your favorite football team
11/26: Spirit Day - Wear your team (football) colors 

If you have a child that will be five years old on or before August 1, 2019, he or she may attend Kindergarten this fall. We have a new, online parent portal called OneView where you will begin the enrollment process. You can pick up the packet that contains paperwork and also instructions for this at the Administration Center. You can also click HERE for the instructions. Any questions, please call our District Registrar, Liz Wenzel at 440.236.1236. 

Student Council also has Marvelous Mondays Wear! See our Google Calendar to the right for what each day is! 
Snack Safely: At Copopa and Columbia Middle School we have a growing number of students and families dealing with serious peanut and tree nut allergies - the food allergy that claims more lives each year than any other. Columbia Schools makes every effort to reduce exposure and cross contamination for these children. We do not intend to make this K-8 facility a nut-free building, but we are dedicated to providing a safe environment for all our children. View our Peanut Free letter HERE
What to do when your child is sick. Keep Your child home if they have had any of these symptoms in the last 24 hours: Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, too sick for regular activity, or fever above 100 F. Students should return to school when fever-free for 24 hours without medication. If antibiotics are used, wait 24 hours before returning to school. Visit your health district at or call 440.322.6367 with questions.  
Parents: The Ohio General Assembly passed House Bill 410 to promote school attendance and control truancy. This law takes effect this school year. This new law supersedes the attendance information that is currently in our student agendas and handbooks. Please make sure to check the "Forms and Documents" tab on the left to view the new attendance policy.
Drop-off and Pick-up Procedures for Copopa and CMS - Click HERE to view pamphlet. 
New students attending Copopa Elementary School for our 2019-2020 year: You must contact our registrar, Liz Wenzel, at the Administration Building at 25796 Royalton Rd. Please call for an appointment at 440.236.1236. Mrs. Wenzel will contact you to set up an appointment for you to bring in your child’s required documents and to register your child. Due to the large volume of registrants, please do not arrive at the administration center without an appointment. 
Follow us on TWITTER @CopopaElem. We post the most current happenings going on at Copopa! See the link to the left.

Copopa Chronicles

September Issue: Highlights: Important Dates, Marvelous Mondays Schedule, Marco's Pizza Nights, Family Math Night, Lunch Menu, Character of the Month, Brunswick Skate Station, 3rd Grade Science Experiment, Updated Library and Tinkerspace Pictures!

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Specials: Art, Library, Music, PE, Technology


Copopa Elementary School
13644 West River Road
Columbia Station, OH 44028
(440) 236-5020
(440) 236-1220 (Fax)
Troy Bunner, Principal
Susan Dunn, School Counselor
Office Hours: 7:45-3:45
School Hours: 8:20-3:33

Upcoming Events


M. Mondays - Twin Day

Mon Oct 21 2019

Family Math Night

Wed Oct 23 2019

Steam Club #1

Thu Oct 24 2019

Parent Remind

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