Columbia Elementary School

Weekly Announcements

667 Balch Road Madison, AL 35758

256-430-2751 Fax: 256-430-2794

Save the date

October 23rd Student Flu Clinic (consent forms must be signed and returned)

PTA Meeting/ Trail of Treats 6:00 pm

October 24th - 26th Red Ribbon Week (see dress up days below)

October 27th Too Good for Drugs Graduation (5th grade only)

Box Tops Due

October 28th Fall Festival 10:00 - 4:00 pm

October 30th -13th St. Jude's Fundraiser

October 31st Character Day Parade - Students may wear appropriate costumes (no masks or scary costumes)

November 9th Teacher Collaborative Day. Half day for students (11:00 am dismissal)

November 10th Veteran's Day - no school

November 13th PTA Meeting 6:00 pm

November 22nd - 24th Thanksgiving Holidays


OCTOBER 23rd 5:30 - 7:00 PM

Join us at Columbia Elementary for an evening full of fun, food and treats. Pizza and drinks will be presold and are due by Friday, October 20th. Come dressed up to enter our costume contest and be ready for Trick or Treating!

PTA is requesting candy donations! Please consider donating 1 bag of candy by Friday, October 20 for distribution during Trail of Treats.

Red Ribbon Week October 24th - 26th

Tues. 10/24 - Celebrate Red Ribbon & being drug free - Wear red

Wed. 10/25 - My future is too bright for drugs - Wear neon

Also Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Awareness Day (wear teal)

Thurs. 10/26 - Sock it to drugs! - Wear crazy/silly socks

CES 3rd Annual Fall Festival

October 28th 10:00 - 4:00 pm

Food Trucks, Inflatables, Games, Arts/Crafts Vendors, Silent Auctions, Rockwall, and much more! Join us for our 3rd Annual Fall Festival hosted by Columbia Elementary School PTA!

If you are interested in becoming a vendor for this event please contact Jennifer Arent at

We are also looking for volunteers. If you are interested in volunteering please contact Kim Alexander at


“Staffulty of the Month” is a recognition program supported by administration and our wonderful PTA. Nominations will be tallied at the end of each month with the winner receiving cool gift cards, freebies, etc. and being recognized at our next “Teacher appreciation” lunch. Staffulty inlcudes teachers and all staff (CES bus drivers, custodial, clerical, cafeteria staff, etc.)J

Anyone can nominate, including students and parents….Click on the link below and complete the nomination form and submit. PLEASE be detailed in your “REASON” for nomination.