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  • TOM Day 1

    TOM Day 1

    Paulina Bernal, The Discoverer Staff

    October 6, 2017

    TOM, Tikum Olam Makers, is currently being held at The Columbus School from October 5 - 7 where dozens of volunteers from TCS, EIA and Comite de rehabilitacion have come toegther to improve the conditions of dissabled people.

    TOM name tags for the participants.

  • TCS Community Welcomes Piero Cataldo

    TCS Community Welcomes Piero Cataldo

    Juan David López Devia, Discoverer Staff Writer

    October 6, 2017

    New 10th grade TCS student Piero Cataldo joined the Columbus School High School community from Bogota at the beginning of this school year. Piero came to The Columbus School from Bogota when his father got a new job in Medellin. “The reason why Piero came to this school is because his father moved from Bo...

    Enrique Macia (left) Daniela Correa (right) Piero Cataldo (center)

    Juan David Lopez

  • Cycling is the New Black

    Cycling is the New Black

    Manuela Gomez, The Discover Staff Writer

    October 6, 2017

    Cycling has become a popular activity among the TCS High School students for enjoyment and to improve their physical fitness. While some of the students are riding on the weekends others are riding after school or even coming to school on their bikes. “I started cycling to school on the la...

    TCS High School student Elisa Cuartas rides in La Union on a recent weekend.

    Manuela Gomez

  • Columbus School Welcomes TOM Colombia

    Columbus School Welcomes TOM Colombia

    Camilo Diez Velasquez, Discoverer Contributor

    October 4, 2017

    Creating and innovating; that’s what Columbus High School students will be doing for the next 6 weeks as they search for solutions to overcome the daily struggles of disabled persons. TCS students will participate in the first ever Tikkun Olam Makers (TOM): Colombia. The event’s goal is to find...

    11th grader and TOM participant Agustin Jaramillo takes a photo of the client he will be working with at the Columbus School October 5-7.

    David Gold

  • The Discoverer Arrives at The Columbus School

    The Discoverer Arrives at The Columbus School

    Manuel Villegas, Discover Staff Writer

    October 3, 2017

    Escaping from the routine of traditional English classes, 11th graders are studying journalism working on The Discoverer,  The Columbus School News Portal. Approximately 82 11th graders are writing articles, conducting interviews and shooting photos on news  and events to inform TCS community on everyth...

    Discoverer reporter Pedro Jaramillo interviews Library Assistant Lina Isaza.

    Manuel Villegas

HIGH SCHOOL

GIN Facing Changes

GIN Facing Changes

Gabriella Maya, Discoverer Staff Writer

Global Issues Network is the association in charge of environmental changes in The Columbus School. In the last years, it has experienced drastic changes that are causing controversy within its team members. GIN was brought...

October 6, 2017

Is Synthetic Really Worth It?

Is Synthetic Really Worth It?

The newest addition for the Columbus School is the synthetic soccer field with the plan to add up to three more, if the current ones are popular among the TCS community. It was finished almost a month ago and it is located near the hi...

October 6, 2017

New policy in the athletic program

New policy in the athletic program

Maria Londono, New policy in the athletic program

To improve The Columbus School’s athletic program, the board and general assembly approved a new policy that would improve the quality of the Polideportivo services. Basically the new policy consists on implementing three ma...

October 6, 2017

TCS Community Welcomes Piero Cataldo

TCS Community Welcomes Piero Cataldo

Juan David López Devia, Discoverer Staff Writer

New 10th grade TCS student Piero Cataldo joined the Columbus School High School community from Bogota at the beginning of this school year. Piero came to The Columbus School from Bogota when his father got a new job i...

October 6, 2017

Cycling is the New Black

Cycling is the New Black

Manuela Gomez, The Discover Staff Writer

Cycling has become a popular activity among the TCS High School students for enjoyment and to improve their physical fitness. While some of the students are riding on the weekends others are riding after school or even comi...

October 6, 2017

Everything You Need to Know About Community Service

Everything You Need to Know About Community Service

Simon Pelaez, Discoverer Staff Writer

Community and social service has become an extremely problematic topic for students as it gives them more to worry about outside their studies, but without it, they can not graduate. Colombian Law requires all students to complete ...

October 5, 2017

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MIDDLE SCHOOL

6th Graders Create Dream Vacation

6th Graders Create Dream Vacation

Luis Felipe Saldarriaga, Discoverer Staff Writer

For their first quarter final project 6th graders are using basic mathematics skills, such as ratios, decimals and concept of currency to plan their dream vacation. The middle school students are doing what their parents usually do, ...

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ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

4th Graders Create Plant-tastic Project

4th Graders Create Plant-tastic Project

Juan Pablo Angel, Discoverer Staff Writer

As a new project in 4th-grade students took part in a greenhouse experiment to benefit both science class and the foundation. Outside of classrooms in 4th-grade teachers created small gardens. Together...

October 6, 2017No Comments

GETTING THE PERFECT DUO: ART AND TEACHING

GETTING THE PERFECT DUO: ART AND TEACHING

October 5, 2017

3rd Graders Explore Ancient Egypt

3rd Graders Explore Ancient Egypt

October 5, 2017

Art, Candle Night, and Helping Friends

Art, Candle Night, and Helping Friends

October 5, 2017

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