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. School Quarantine Update - January 2022

Please click below for our COVID-19 website:

Quicklinks and District/School Calendar

Columbia District News

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Help Wanted

Columbia Public Schools is looking to hire. We have several openings. All new employees must be vaccinated or have a medical or religious exemption. Click here for the Human Resources page to learn more.


We extend our congratulations and thanks to Mrs. Munoz as she retires from H.W. Porter School. We thank her for her dedication and years of service to the students of Columbia.

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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!

District and School Communications

School Handbook.pdf

Student Handbook

Guide to HWP


Student Grades and Attendance

School Messenger

Parent Notification System

Board of Education Members Info

Contact our Board Members

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