Columbus USD 493
802 South High School Avenue
Columbus, KS 66725
Phone: 620-429-3661
Fax: 620-429-2673
Web Page: www.usd493.com
 District Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


  • Vehicle Bids The Columbus School District will be accepting vehicle bids on a minivan and a school bus.  For more information call the Transportation Department at 620-429-1456 or see the ...
    Posted Oct 1, 2018, 12:27 PM by Brian Smith
  • Homecoming Parade The homecoming parade starts at 2:10 p.m. on Friday, September 28th.  
    Posted Sep 28, 2018, 6:11 AM by Brian Smith
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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: USD 493 Superintendent of Schools, USD 493 Columbus, 802 S High School, Columbus, KS 667252, (620) 429-3661.




The 2017 Kansas Building Report Card is available at: http://ksreportcard.ksde.org/