Aflonso Fernandez, better known as Flash, has taken on the role of Columbus’ Associate Development Director, replacing former Development Director Mike Harris ’88. Flash’s official start date was August 1, 2017.
The best way to get to know a university is by meeting admissions personnel and then visiting the campus. Throughout the 2017-18 school year, we will have admissions and campus recruiters from various top-notch universities visit Christopher Columbus High School to showcase themselves as well as where you can spend the next 4 years of your life.
Calling all Columbus Explorers - Join the world’s largest volunteer effort for our oceans by participating in Ocean Conservancy’s 32nd annual International Coastal Cleanup on Saturday, September 16th, 2017.
Christopher Columbus High School is proud to announce CCNN Live’s participation in the PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs program, a national journalism initiative by the PBS NewsHour to connect middle and high school students with public media stations to produce original, youth-focused news reports.
Peter Ariz and Marc Boulos have created Out The Huddle, a collaborative effort with Marc’s social media marketing company Rightsyde Media, CanesInSight and four former Miami Hurricanes football players.
Christopher Columbus High School is proud to announce that the class of 2017 had four winners and four honorable mentions awarded to Explorers at the 59th presentation of the Miami Herald Silver Knight Awards.
Christopher Columbus High School and Head Athletic Trainer Br. Herb Baker have joined forces with Nicklaus Children’s Hospital and a number of local doctors to give incoming freshman football players and cross country runners the most comprehensive mandatory physical exam for high school athletes in the south Florida area.
Mr. Duke and the Columbus Anglers Club helped St. Theresa Catholic School with their day long Earth Day Fishing Clinic, educating students on casting techniques and on the importance of respecting nature and being a responsible and ethical angler.
Members of the Columbus STEM Club became First Place Winners at the prestigious Conrad Innovation Challenge, an innovation and entrepreneurial competition which aims to develop extraordinary and viable solutions to benefit our world.
The National Constitution Center named Orlando Hidalgo the first-place winner in the 12th grade category of the Founding Freedoms Playwright Contest for his piece titled “A Republic, If You Can Keep It.”
Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 was truly a special day at Columbus as our students participated, along with students from the other Marist Schools in the United States, in the “Marist National Day of Service” in honor of the Marist Brothers’ 200th Anniversary.
CCNN Live's documentary film, Proof of Life, which followed the Castaways Against Cancer on their annual one week kayak journey, was the top documentary winner at the West Broward International Film Festival. Hundreds of films were submitted.
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 the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and is a member of the National Catholic Educational Association.