Don’t Be These People

Before the 2015-16 school year began last month, Academy’s senior administrators decided that they wanted to address construction and other campus issues with parents in a lighthearted yet memorable way. Things like staying out of construction areas, parking in appropriate spots, following carpool guidelines and such were important details and reminders to share with parents, … More Don’t Be These People

“Making Hay While the Sun Shines”

The title of this blog post is a direct quote from Doug Bennett, Academy’s facilities director, when asked about the great weather we’ve been experiencing these past few weeks. The sunny skies have not only improved everyone’s moods, but have also helped our construction crews make significant progress. Have you seen how fast the new … More “Making Hay While the Sun Shines”

Carpool Heroes

If you’ve seen our opening-day photos already, you probably noticed that we were blessed with sunny skies for Convocation and throughout the school day. The same can’t be said, however, for the late-afternoon car pool when the clouds decided to unleash a furious deluge as many of you were picking up children from an exhausting … More Carpool Heroes

Q & A with Doug Bennett

For our first blog post about construction, we went straight to Doug Bennett, Director of Facilities and Grounds, who is overseeing the largest physical transformation at Columbus Academy since the school moved to Cherry Bottom Road in 1968. The current multi-phase project that involves all three divisions of the school began just hours after our … More Q & A with Doug Bennett