Columbia Middle School

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Daily Announcements

Summer 2021
Enjoy your summer!

Report Cards: Report cards may be accessed and printed from your Power School account. The Parent Portal will remain open through June 17. It will close for the summer until August. Please make sure you check your child's report cards prior to June 17.

Office Hours: The office is closed now and will reopen on Monday, August 9.

Columbia Middle School Hours for the 2021-2022 School Year:
School Day: 7:35 am – 2:35 pm
Buses arrive at the school at approximately 7:20 am
Parent morninig drop-off begins at 7:20 am
Parent end of day pick-up begins at 2:25 pm
End of day bus departs CMS at approximately 2:38 pm

All academic fees, fines, lunch charges and the return of any CLSD property including textbooks and uniforms must be returned to the school. Please make sure all debts are paid asap. Pay with your PayForIt account online or cash or check (payble to CMS) in the office. 
Columbia Youth Wrestling Camp 2021: 
Who: Open to all ages 
When: June 28-30 from 11am - 1 pm
Where: Columbia High School
See Information/Registration Form HERE
Columbia Youth Football Camp 2021:
Who: Boys entering 3-8 grade in the 2021/2022 year.
When: Monday, June 21 - Wednesday, June 23 from 11:00am - 1:00pm
Where: Columbia High School Practice and Game Field
See Information/Registration Form HERE 
Columbia Youth Football and Cheer are back!  Attached you will find information about Columbia Youth Football and Cheer and how to sign your son or daughter up this fall!  If you have any questions, please contact CYF by visiting their website on the attached FLYER.
Girls Youth Basketball Camp 2021:
Who: Girls entering 3-8 grade
When: Monday, June 28 - Wednesday, June 30 from 9:30 am-12:00pm.
Where: K-8 Gym
See Information/Registration Form HERE  
Boys Youth Basketball Camp 2021: 
Who: Boys entering 2- 8 grade.
When: Monday, June 14 - Wednesday, June 16 from 12:30-3:00pm.
Where: K-8 Gym 
See Information/Registration Form HERE 
Girls Volleyball Skills Camp 2021:
Who: Girls entering 3- 8 grade.
When: Monday, July 19 - Wednesday, July 21 
Where: K-8 Gym 
See Information/Registration Form HERE
Attention parents of 6th grade students: Lorain County Public Health Department reminds you that before a student can enter 7th grade they must receive one dose of the Tdap vaccine and one dose of the meningitis vaccine. You can contact your medical provider to receive these vaccines or Lorain County Public Health can safely vaccinate your child. Call 440-284-3206 for an appointment. 

Lorain Public Library Access Card Application: Applications were sent home with all students. An Access Card does not need an ID, or a signature for registration – just date of birth and contact information. Applications may be turned in to the school office or directly to the library.  Print an application HERE

View the updated Attendance Policy 8.5.20.pdf 
Power School Information: Access PowerSchool from the MS website (toggle on left). If you are using the mobile app the district code is ZZGS. 
Are you interested in knowing what we offer at our middle school? Click on the link to check out our CMS Course Selection Guide for the 2020-2021 school year. See Mrs. Figliano with any questions.
New students attending CMS for the 2021-2022 year: If your child will be a new student at Columbia Middle School this fall, online registration must be completed on our website; see directions under enrollment/registration. Please complete the online forms before you come in for a registration appointment. To make an appointment, email our registrar at [email protected] 
Mrs. Wenzel's office is located in the Administration Building at 25796 Royalton Rd. Due to the large volume of registrants, please do not arrive without an appointment.
Academic Fees: Students who participate in extracurricular activities that require bus transportation will be denied that privilege if school fees are not paid. Fees may be viewed on your child's PowerSchool account and paid on the PayForIt system by credit card. Payment is also accepted in the office with cash (exact amount), check or credit card or mail your payment to the middle school. If you require a payment plan, contact Mrs. Bowes  in the main office. A signed payment plan contract will allow students with outstanding fees to continue to use school transportation.   
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Student-Athletes: All student-athletes must complete the athletic forms on OneView prior to the first mandatory practice of the season. A current OHSAA Physical Form must be uploaded in PDF format on the OneView site and hard copy submitted to your child’s coach no later than the first official day of practice. Students will not be permitted to participate in any practice without the submission of the online forms on the OneView portal on our website. The hard copy of your child’s current physical form must be on file or submitted to your child’s coach no later than the first official day of practice. See the Oneview instructions HERE for first time users to create an account. OHSAA sports physicals are valid for one calendar year. The 2021/2022 OHSAA Preparticipation Physical Form is available in the information rack across from the office or downloaded HERE  

Participation Fees: The 2021-2022 athletic participation fee is $150 per athlete per season with a $300 family cap per season for athletes in 7-12 grade. This fee is due no later than the first athletic contest. School transportation for all extra curricular activities will be denied until all past and current school fees are paid.
Schedules and Information: Click on the CMS Athletics link on the left.
The Columbia Athletic Booster organization supports our 7th through 12th grade athletes. Please consider joining. Membership form and information explains the benefits of being a booster member.   


Columbia Middle School
13646 West River Road
Columbia Station, OH 44028
(440) 236-5741
(440) 236-9274 fax 
Toni Filut, Principal
Emily Figliano, Counselor 
Office Hours  7:00-3:00
School Hours  7:35-2:35

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