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The new TCS Strategic Plan displayed in the corridor which connects Elementary with Middle and High School. Copies of this information have been posted throughout the campus.

Strategic Plan Guides TCS into the Future

Santiago Restrepo Londoño, Discoverer Staff Writer
January 11, 2020

A new strategic plan guiding TCS into the future is being introduced this year with new goals and priorities centered on the students as positive learners and agents of change. The plan was drafted...

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Middle School students during P.E playing soccer. An exemplar of what the new policy requires in a photo.

New Privacy Policy Introduced at TCS

Santiago Restrepo Londoño, Discoverer Staff Writer
November 30, 2019

A new privacy policy concerning the publishing of photos and videos of students will improve safety for the TCS community by improving child safety and avoiding possible legal sanctions. After some...

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The office of Darian Geroge, empty after his injury.

HS VP Absent for Three Weeks After Injury

David Palacios, Discoverer Staff Writer
November 29, 2019

High School VP George injured his right foot on October 26 during a basketball game in the HS Coliseum when he was dribbling and tried to pass the ball. He has been going through MRI and other procedures...

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Julian Camacho, 11th grade student at TCS returning a book during amnesty week.

Amnesty Week: Perfect time to turn in your books

Samuel Susaeta Martinez, Discovery Staff Writter
June 7, 2019

Every year at TCS there’s one week where the students can return late books they haven’t turned in by their deadlines, all this without having to pay a fine The library staff decided to create an...

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Photo taken from Juan Fernando Mesa’s office showing one part of the planner of The Columbus School from made in August 2000. This part of the planner shows a total of 4 synthetic fields, each one behind the other until the border of the baseball field.

More Synthetic Fields at The Columbus School?

Samuel Susaeta Martinez, Discoverer Staff Writer
May 9, 2019

There is a current debate over the number of synthetic fields needed at TCS; on the original plans of  TCS installations, there are a total of 4 synthetic fields. But is it really necessary to build all...

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Planner (taken from Juan Fernando’s office)  shows the exact place where the new cafeteria will be placed. In the picture on the right we can see the actual, real life place where the cafeteria will be built. It is important to mention that since the walkway is in the middle of the new cafeteria, a underground tunnel will be made to be able to keep the walkway.

New Elementary Cafeteria

Samuel Susaeta Martinez, Discoverer Staff Writer
May 9, 2019

The building of the new elementary cafeteria is scheduled for August 2020, emphasizing the expansion  TCS is trying to make and create more useful spaces for their students. For many years the elementary...

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Middle school administration office, responsables of the planning

A useful and particular last week of school

Simon Abisaad , The discoverer, Beat writer
May 28, 2018

TCS administration has designed a new last week of school, in which thee school is giving the last opportunity for students who need to recoup and help everyone to have an enjoyable and restless vacations....

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Credits: HS Administration

Schedule Adjustments

Alejandro Gomez, Staff Writer
May 23, 2018

Lately, with students arriving late to school because of terrible traffic jams in Las Palmas, TCS has been adjusting the schedule for the day so that lost time at the beginning is distributed between the...

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Middle schools out of service

Middle schools out of service

Simon Abisaad, The discoverer beat writer
May 22, 2018

Since the week right after spring break, Middle School leadership has implemented a new controversial policy that bans all cell phone use in the TSC campus. This decision was made by the Middle School...

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Credits: Google Earth

Senior Carpool 2018-2019

Alejandro Gomez, Staff Writer
May 22, 2018

Seniors driving to The Columbus School has been an issue of great controversy from the students since the beginning of time, and this year STUCO may be on the verge of finding a revolutionary solution....

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This is how the school construction is going so far.

School workers break their back to get new block ready

Pedro Uribe, DISCOVERER BEAT WRITER
March 23, 2018

The school has been working stopless to get the new block of the school ready for the beginning of the next school year in August. The school have invested almost 4000  million pesos to get this new...

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Credits: Google Earth

Who’s in our School?

Alejandro Gomez, Staff Writer
March 23, 2018

Limit in access control data in The Columbus School range from student access to guest database issues that don’t allow administration, staff, and security to know who’s walking around our campus and...

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