Columbia District &
Horace W. Porter School

COVID-19 School Operations

At this time, children attending preschool through grade 8 at H. W. Porter School will be attending in person learning 5 days a week.

Please click below for our COVID-19 website:

Quicklinks and District/School Calendar

Columbia District News

New Website!

We hope you like our new website!

The site was designed to be user friendly. Use the top menu to find both district and HWP resources. Please let us know if you are having trouble finding anything.

Teacher of the Year and Para of the Year!

Congratulations to Grade 3 Teacher Ms. Helen Martin, our 2021-2022 Teacher of the Year and to Ms. Shannon Cruz, our 2021-2022 Paraprofessional of the Year!

New High School Contracts Negotiated 20202030

Posted January 29, 2021

The Board of Education has approved a previously negotiated contract extension agreement allowing Columbia School District students to continue to attend Bolton High School and E.O. Smith High School. The extended contracts will be effective through June 2030. To learn more, click here for a recent article in The Chronicle.

District and School Communications

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Board of Education Members Info

Contact our Board Members

School Messenger

Parent Notification System


Student Grades and Attendance

School Handbook.pdf

Student Handbook

Guide to HWP