Christopher Columbus High School

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

Last Thursday, CCHS Debate Novices competed in the South Florida Civics and Debate Initiative Novice competition...and we showed out!

Christian Ordonez won first place in his first ever Lincoln-Douglas competition, defeating the previous two time champion on his way to victory. Sebastian Loubet placed third in LD!
Jorge Cereceda and Carlos Rodriguez (first timer) placed first in Public Forum. Frank Kowalski and Julian Hererra (both first timers) placed second in PF.
Nicholas Diaz placed 3rd in congress debate. Sebastian Broche (first timer) also placed 3rd in Congressional Debate
Congratulations to these Explorers:
We will also be competition today “in Colorado” for a world schools tournament. Please wish the following Explorers good luck:
Noah Sastoque
Javier Hidalgo-Gato
Hansel Heres
Marcelo Andreu
Hans Bendixen
Gabriel Perez
Andres Paneque
Gianfranco Illas
Mathew Calvino
Bruno Barreiro
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.