Copopa Elementary School

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Daily Announcements

Skate Station was a huge success! Thank you to all who came
and made it such a fun night! 
 There is no school for students on 
Friday, January 14 and Monday, January 17. 
Our next Marco's Pizza Night is Thursday, January 20! 
Marco's gives back 15% of sales generated from our school nights that are called in on the phone or placed in the store. They give 5% more for orders placed online. Be sure to hit the fundraiser button before you place your order online. You can give the school and teacher name any other time you order during the month and it will also count.    

Marvelous Mondays and Spirit Days
1/18: Stuffed Animal Day
1/24: Backwards Day
1/31: Wear your Favorite Color 
Attendance Policy: View the updated HERE
Columbia Station Historical Society 
This WEBSITE was the product of the collaborative effort between the Historical Society and last year's (2020-2021) third graders. Be sure to check out the virtual tour also! The kids worked really hard on this!
Face coverings are mandatory during school hours, but a parent may opt of this mandate for any reason.  It is highly recommended to wear a face covering in school, regardless of your vaccination status.  Please click HERE to opt-out of the face covering mandate.  If you plan to wear a face covering, you do not need to fill out the opt-out form.  If you choose to opt-out or wear a face covering, you can change your child’s status by contacting the building principal at the school your child attends.  Reminder that face coverings are REQUIRED on all district transportation!  If you are opting out we ask that you complete the form.
Attention Parents:
School fees for the 2021-2022 are now overdue. Check your child’s PayForIt account to see what your fees are associated with your child. Please pay with your PayForIt account online, you may also pay with a check or cash. Call the office with any questions at 236-5020.  
 Be sure to check out our NEW Copopa Way Pledge on the link to the left! 
Copopa Elementary School hours for 2021-2022:
New hours are 8:30 am - 3:30 pm.
Buses will arrive at the school at approximately 8:10 am.
Breakfast 8:00 - 8:20 am. 
Parent morning drop-off begins at 8:10 am.
Parent end of day pick-up begins at 3:20 pm.
End of day bus departs at approximately 3:30 pm.
This year, every child in grades 3-12 will receive a personal Chromebook to take to and from school!   Update your EMA information no later than August 24  on the OneView Parent Portal, agree to our Chromebook Agreement and your child will have a Chromebook waiting for them at Open House Only students with completed and updated EMAS will have a Chromebook available! Take the time to update your form today! If you have questions or problems updating your OneView account, call the main office at 440-236-5020.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the implementation of one to one chromebooks;
 individual student devices will not be permitted. 
Click HERE for an application for your FREE Lorain Public Library Card!  

See our 2021-2022 Kindergarten Information Video HERE! 

All students will receive free breakfast and lunch through the end of the school year thanks to a nationwide waiver. We are grateful and hope this will ease some of the financial burden that many of our families are dealing with at this time. Instructional fees are waived for students who meet the free meal guidelines as established by the USDA. If you feel your child is eligible, please print and fill out the Free and Reduced Lunch Application HERE  Please return the form to the school office. 

Incoming Kindergarteners: The Ohio Department of Health under Ohio Revised Code 3317.67 states that Kindergarten students are required to have updated immunizations prior to entry into Kindergarten. Required immunizations HERE. Your child may have already received these vaccines; however the school may not have proof on file. Please provide an updated copy of your child's immunization record that shows the dates that the vaccines were received. If your child has not received these vaccines, you may obtain them from your healthcare provider or other community providers such as Lorain County Public Health. 

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. 
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.

Follow us on TWITTER @CopopaElem. We post the most current happenings going on at Copopa! See the link to the left.

Copopa Chronicles

January Chronicle HERE ~ Important Dates; Marvelous Mondays & Spirit Days; Marco's Pizza Night; PE Cup Stacking; Special Readers for 1st Grade; TONS of Pictures!
December Chronicle HERE ~ Important Dates; Marvelous Mondays & Spirit Days; Fundraiser Info; Scout News; Copopa's Yearbook Contest; Marco's Pizza Night; Pet Food Pantry; Student Council Sucker Sale; Lots of Pictures!
November Chronicle HERE ~ Important Dates; Marvelous Mondays & Spirit Days: Parent/Teacher Conferences; Marco's Pizza Night; PTO Kalahari Night; Fire Safety Pics; BMX Assembly Pics; Lots More Info!
October Chronicle HERE ~ Important Dates; Marvelous Mondays & Spirit Days; Fire Prevention Week; Skate Staton Info; Character Award Winners; PTO Trick or Treat Street; Girl Scouts; Marco's Pizza Nights; Columbia Fall Festival; Family Math & Literacy Night; Tinkerspace; Social Worker; Guidance Counselor
September Chronicle HERE ~ Welcome Back; new staff; new hours; drop off and pick up procedures; new at Copopa; visitor instruction; open house; PTO kindergarten popsicle social; attendance policy; free meals for students; oneview update for parents; important dates

Copopa Schedules

























Specials: Art, Music, PE, Tech, Library


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: 8:30-3:30

Upcoming Events


Marco's Pizza Night

Thu Jan 20 2022

Columbia PTO Meeting

Wed Feb 9 2022

Marco's Pizza Night

Thu Feb 17 2022
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