Columbus Elementary School

at 1003 N Leavitt St, Chicago, 60622 United States

Columbus School is located in Chicago's Ukrainian Village on the corner of Augusta and Leavitt. We are a high performing Level 1+ neighborhood school.

Columbus Elementary School
1003 N Leavitt St
Chicago , IL 60622
United States
Contact Phone
P: (773) 534-4350

Opening time

  • Mondays: 07:45- 15:15
  • Tuesdays: 07:45- 15:15
  • Wednesdays: 07:45- 15:15
  • Thursdays: 07:45- 15:15
  • Fridays: 07:45- 15:15

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Open House tomorrow from 4:00 - 5:30. There will be 2 sessions. They both start in the gym. Hope to see you there! Session one: 4:00; Session two: 4:30.

Published on 2014-09-16 01:49:55 GMT

Parents and community members, we have openings in all grade levels except for 3rd grade. If you know of anyone who would like a free, high quality education for their child, please send them our way. They do not need to live in our attendance boundaries. It's a simple process to apply right at the school. 773-534-4350 is the school number for more information.

Published on 2014-09-10 13:55:20 GMT

Parents, many important forms were sent home this week. Please fill them out and send them in. The classes with the most forms turned in gets an extra recess next week!

Published on 2014-09-05 03:19:28 GMT

Follow us on twitter @CColumbusES

Published on 2014-09-03 00:18:28 GMT

School starts Sept. 2nd at 7:45 a.m. Please be in attendance for the first day. It shows your child how much you value their education. Supply lists are on the website or stop in the main office and request one. See you soon!

Published on 2014-08-23 00:28:15 GMT

All entering 8th grade students are required to have a t-DAP vaccination. Please bring proof of this once school has started. Most clinics at Walgreens and CVS offer this. Call the school office after August 20th with any questions.

Published on 2014-08-12 16:18:10 GMT

Due to cleaning and administrative meetings, the school will be closed this week. Please email me if you need to get a hold if me. You can also email Ms. Robison.

Published on 2014-08-05 14:27:32 GMT

First LSC meeting of the year is on Tuesday, August 12 at 3:15 pm.

Published on 2014-08-05 00:57:03 GMT

Air Conditioning construction is happening at the school right now. It's set to continue through mid-July. Looking forward to a cool start to the school year.

Published on 2014-06-27 02:13:13 GMT

Have a safe and fun summer. School hours are very limited. Mrs. Oleksy and Ms. Robison have been assigned to travel to various schools to support summer school. Columbus hours will be 1:00 - 3:00. If you need to see either Mrs. Oleksy or Ms. Robison, please email us and we'll contact you to make an appointment. or

Published on 2014-06-21 15:54:46 GMT

The 8th graders are going to Starved Rock today. Here's hoping the weather cooperates, everyone stays safe, and they have a day they'll remember for a long time to come. Have fun, 8th graders!

Published on 2014-06-04 07:57:41 GMT

The Spelling Bee has been postponed. A flyer will go home with details.

Published on 2015-01-09 00:51:55 GMT

School is in session tomorrow. It will be colder than today, so please bundle your children up appropriately. See you in the morning!

Published on 2015-01-09 00:28:40 GMT

School is closed tomorrow, Thursday, Jan. 8, due to the severe cold weather.

Published on 2015-01-07 23:59:57 GMT

Parents, we have been having neighbors complain due to traffic safety issues at arrival and dismissal. Please, do not double park, keep your speed at or below the speed limit, and always watch for children. I know we all want to keep our kids safe. Thank you.

Published on 2015-02-20 21:31:33 GMT

Tomorrow is $1.00 Jeans Day. Students can wear green, red, or black tops with jeans 👖 in honor of African American History Month. Please support our school with this little fundraiser. 😀

Published on 2015-02-19 19:48:24 GMT

CPS schools are closed tomorrow due to severe cold weather.

Published on 2015-02-19 00:00:54 GMT

Tomorrow is out of uniform for Valentine's Day ❤️. Students can wear pink💗, red ❤️, and white clothes. Blue jeans 💙 are acceptable. No dollar is required. 😃.

Published on 2015-02-13 00:16:36 GMT

Please watch the news and check back here frequently to find out if school will be open or closed tomorrow.

Published on 2015-02-01 23:30:52 GMT

Welcome Chicago Cares! About 20 people are here painting our railings and trim to honor the memory of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Published on 2015-01-19 14:32:36 GMT

Tomorrow is $1.00 Jeans Day. Please support our school by giving a dollar that goes towards field trips, classrooms libraries, and technology. It is student choice as to what top to wear. See everyone tomorrow!

Published on 2015-01-09 02:44:03 GMT

I want to take a moment to congratulate Ms. Robison on her new position. She is now working for the Office of Language and Cultural Education as an instructional support specialist. They are lucky to have such a knowledgeable and caring person. Columbus School will miss her.

Published on 2015-07-20 14:05:10 GMT

The LSC organization meeting will take place on Monday, July 13 at 6:00 P.M. All are welcome to attend. The meeting will be held in the lunchroom.

Published on 2015-07-09 15:56:04 GMT

The LSC organization meeting scheduled for this evening is postponed. Please check back for the new date and time.

Published on 2015-07-06 19:30:33 GMT

Columbus School will be open this week on Tuesday and Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until noon. Ms. Robison will be here on those days, along with Ms. Maribel, the clerk. Mrs. Oleksy will be at summer workshops all week. If you need to get a hold of Mrs. Oleksy, please email her at Have a wonderful week!

Published on 2015-07-06 17:01:52 GMT

There is an LSC Organizational Meeting on Monday, July 6, 2015 at 6:00 PM. This is an open meeting. All are welcome to attend.

Published on 2015-07-02 15:33:28 GMT

Summer Hours: Clerk: Tuesday and Thursday, 8:00 a.m. until noon. Admin: will be in most days 8:00 - 2:45. Will post on Facebook and website when out of building by week. This week Mrs. Oleksy will be out on Wednesday and Friday for workshops. Ms. Robison will be out on Thursday. Call the office before you stop by to make sure someone is here to help you. 773-534-4350. Have a great summer!

Published on 2015-06-23 19:16:32 GMT

8th grade and Kindergarten students can come pick up their report cards from the main office.

Published on 2015-06-19 17:15:46 GMT

Tomorrow is the LAST day of school! No uniforms tomorrow! Dress appropriate for school. It will be a FULL day of school.