Columbia Middle School

Voice Recognition

Daily Announcements

Thursday, May 26, 2022 

Attention all CMS Students: If you have LIBRARY BOOKS still out, please bring them to the library immediately and put them in the return slot. If you were given a notice to pay for the book, please bring the exact cash amount or send in a check payable to: COPOPA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL.  The check can be dropped off in the middle school office.  
Football: Attention all upcoming 7/8th graders interested in playing football for CMS next year. Please sign up in the office.  
Yearbooks!! Forget to order a yearbook? Bring $15.50 to school before they are all sold out! See Mrs. Bellisario in room 2 with your $15.50 asap. It is first come first serve!  
Cross Country: Any boy or girl currently in 6, 7 or 8 grade interested in joining cross country next year, please sign up in the office. See Mr. Bailey or Mr. Hershey at Copopa with any questions.
Attention all upcoming 7/8th graders interested in cheering for the 2022-23 school year!
There will be a cheer clinic held on May 25 after school until 4:00 in the CMS cafeteria. Tryouts will be held on May 31 from 2:45-4 in the gym. All information will be handed out at the clinic on May 25. Bring your school spirit! 
5/6 grade Intramural Volleyball: When picking up your student after their games, please do not enter the oval in front of the school until the elementary dismissal is finished at 3:40pm. Once the busses have left, you may enter the oval to pick up your student. You may also park in the back lot and walk into the middle school to pick up your student. See game schedule HERE
Boys/Girls Golf: Any 8th grader interested in playing golf next year at the high school should sign up in the office.
Football Youth Camp: Columbia High School Football is taking applications for their Youth Camp for boys entering grades 3-8 in the fall of 2022. The camp takes place June 21-23 at CHS See the flier for details and to sign up your young  Raider!! See Camp Registration/Flyer HERE 

Wrestling Weight Lifting: Any current 6-8 grader interested in wrestling, there is offseason lifting every Monday, Wednesday, at the High School weight room from 8-9 pm, Friday from 7-8 pm, and every Saturday from 1-2 pm.  See Mr. Juliani with any questions. 
Attention 6th grade Parents: The Ohio Department of Health (ODH), under Ohio Revised Code 3313.671, requires all students entering the 7th grade to provide written proof that they have received the Meningococcal (meningitis) vaccine booster and Tdap booster. Your child may have already had this vaccine; however, the school may not have proof on file. You must provide the school with proof of these boosters by no later than September 19, 2022  Please contact nurse Mindi Porter with any questions at 440-236-5741.
School Fees: School fees for the 2021-2022 are overdue.  Letters were sent home again on April 14 to students still owing fees. Check your child’s PayForIt account or PowerSchool account to see your students fees. Fees must be paid in full for your child to be able to use extracurricular transportation. Please pay with your PayForIt account online, you may also pay with a check or cash. Call the office with any questions at 236-5741.
2021-2022 School Year: 
School Day: 7:35 am – 2:35 pm.
Buses arrive at the school by 7:20 am.
Car riders drop-off begins at 7:20 am. 
Car riders dismissed at 2:30 pm.
Bus riders dismissed at 2:35 pm.

Attendance Policy: View the updated HERE
Power School Information: Access PowerSchool from the MS website (toggle on left). The mobile app district code is ZZGS.  
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.   
Folllow us on Twitter @RaiderMiddle  


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


Cheer Tryouts- CANCELLED

Tue May 31 2022
View text-based website