Hall of Fame Inductees

Stellar Trio Inducted into Athletic Hall of Fame

Columbus Academy’s Athletic Hall of Fame officially grew to 43 members as Phil Cannon ’82, Lindsey Williams ’01 and Scott Smith ’03 were enshrined during a ceremony in our dining hall on January 25, 2020.

Alumni Board president Craig Tann ’92 was on hand to help present the newest inductees with their hall-of-fame plaques after they were introduced and gave a reception speech. The trio was then recognized at halftime of…

2019 Holiday Lunch

Wittmann and Bauman Honored at Holiday Luncheon

Columbus Academy’s annual Holiday Luncheon culminated in the 2019 Distinguished Alumnus presentation to Steve Wittmann ’67 and recognition of Alumni Service Award recipient Sue Bauman. Both of this year’s honorees served the school admirably for many years and were introduced by their respective sons, Sam Wittmann ’15 and Jeff Bauman ’84. Almost 200 alumni, current teachers, former faculty and guests enjoyed the…

Kids 4 Kids 2019

Entire School Makes “Kids 4 Kids” Project Successful

Another successful “Kids 4 Kids” food and clothing drive was had this past fall as donations for the annual schoolwide service learning project concluded in November. Under the direction of Academy Service Department chair Christy Bening and PACA service leader Kimberly Allison, as well as Service Board president Abby Yakam and…

2019 Speakers

“Flourishing” an Intentional Focus for this Year’s Speakers

In early November, we had the pleasure of welcoming Dr. Tal Ben-Shahar to our community as this year's guest speaker for Columbus Academy's Celebration of Leadership, a thank you event and stimulus for leadership donors to the current school year's Annual Fund. The lecturer, entrepreneur and New York Times bestselling author spent the afternoon speaking with students in grades 8-12 during a special assembly and then sat down with members of our upper…

Gluten-Free Station

Dining Hall’s Gluten-Free Station a Huge Hit

Stephanie Campbell, who was promoted to food service director by SAGE Dining Services just before the start of this school year, created a gluten-free station in our dining hall. “Each day we have different items there that reflect our daily menu,” says Campbell, who is also a parent to Academy fifth-grader Sophia.

“The station is designated completely different from all other stations and is easily…