Christopher Columbus High School

A Catholic School for Young Men in the Marist Tradition since 1958

Accepted Students

Class of 2026 Explorers

Congratulations to those admitted to Christopher Columbus High School's Class of 2026! It was Mr. Marinelli and the Administrations' sincere pleasure to review the tremendous talents, diverse backgrounds, and unique qualities of every applicant. Each Explorer should be proud of their selection from among such a talented group of prospective students. Welcome to the Columbus family!

Explore our curriculum, find out more about the Mas Family Program or other honor level classes, learn about the Externship program and see how Explorers work side-by-side with alumni.
Next Steps:
  • Submit your enrollment deposit online through the MyCCHS portal by Tuesday, February 1, 2022
  • Save the date for the Placement Exam on Saturday, February 5, 2022
  • Show off your #CPride by ordering something from ColumbusExplorers.Shop

Share Your Excitement

  • Change your profile or cover photo to one of the #LeadTheWay graphics
  • Meet your future classmates by using #Explorers2026 on social media
  • Become a fan of Christopher Columbus High School on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. Subscribe to our YouTube channel
  • We learned through our standard social listening that our current Explorers, incoming students and proud alumni wanted CCHS-specific GIPHY stickers and we now have an official brand channel. To welcome the Class of 2026, we’ve released our first GIPHY sticker pack—of course flaunting our #CPride, navy and red and all things ADELANTE!
By applying to Christopher Columbus High School, you’ve taken the first step towards joining a community of 1,700 Explorers, expert faculty, dedicated coaches and staff, and over 15,000 active alumni. You’ve identified a future for yourself, and you’ve seen how our Brotherhood for Good opens doors to make that happen!

Christopher Columbus High School | 3000 SW 87 Avenue | Miami, FL 33165 | (305) 223-5650
Christopher Columbus High School is a private, Roman Catholic, college-preparatory high school, conducted by the Marist Brothers of the Schools. We aim to make Jesus Christ known and loved, as we prepare young men for higher education and for their continuous challenge of harmonizing faith, culture and life. We foster a family spirit among all who are committed to the success of the school and promote opportunities to work together as a community of learners. 

Columbus is fully accredited by Cognia and is a member of the Marist Association of Secondary schools, the National Catholic Education Association and the Independent Schools of South Florida.