Christopher Columbus High School

A Catholic School for Young Men in the Marist Tradition since 1958
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Beach Clean Up & Kids Fishing Clinic

The Anglers Club and Spearfishing Club completed its first ever beach cleanup and kids fishing clinic.

The volunteers spent hours cleaning portions of the Old Rickenbacker Bridge and Hobie Beach. The result ended with a total of 72 gallons of trash collected and removed from the shoreline preventing it from entering the ocean.
 
After the beach clean up, the club hosted a Kids Fishing Clinic and the children participating received a free rod and reel combo from the FWC and FishFlorida. This gave the kids the opportunity to fish with their big brother(s), dad, and friends along the bridge and shoreline after the beach cleanup.
 
In conjunction with the classroom recycling project, these two new projects were instilled to get the boys engaged in efforts to protect and enjoy the environment. Also, it brings awareness to be more conscious of the items that we buy and how we should discard it.
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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 AdvancEd and a member of the National Catholic Educational Association.