Columbus USD 493
802 South High School Avenue
Columbus, KS 66725
Phone: 620-429-3661
Fax: 620-429-2673
Web Page:
 District Office Hours: 6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Superintendent: David Carriger
News and Up to the Minute Information

Monday, October 2

  • Homecoming September 29 CUHS Homecoming 2017 will be held on Friday, September 29.Parade-2:10 p.m.Homecoming Festivities: 6:30 p.m.Homecoming Game against Prairie View: 7:00 p.m
    Posted Sep 22, 2017, 5:31 AM by David Carriger
  • Highland Harvest Highland School has experienced a very successful Fall Harvest!
    Posted Sep 12, 2017, 12:43 PM by David Carriger
  • Titan Fundraiser Saturday Did you know you could help raise up to $6,000 for CUSH by taking a simple test-drive?Mike Carpino Ford and CUHS are partnering on Saturday September 16th ...
    Posted Sep 11, 2017, 4:28 AM by David Carriger
  • Teacher of the Year Candidate USD 493 would like to congratulate Tiara Tedlock for being recognized as one of the Elementary Region 2 Teacher of the Year candidates.
    Posted Sep 8, 2017, 4:41 AM by David Carriger
  • CUHS Football at Pawnee, Oklahoma If you are using GPS for Friday night's game against Pawnee, the football stadium address is:610 Memorial Road, Pawnee, OK 74058.  Kickoff is at: 7:00 p.m
    Posted Sep 8, 2017, 4:31 AM by David Carriger
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Mission Statement

Columbus Unified School District #493 in partnership with the parents and community, will provide a quality education in a safe environment for all students, preparing them to pursue productive and fulfilling lives.

USD 493 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: David Carriger, USD 493 Superintendent of Schools, USD 493 Columbus, 802 S High School, Columbus, KS 667252, (620) 429-3661.

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