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Academy Welcomes Shaka Arnold as New Middle School Head

Shaka Arnold began his new role as Head of Middle School at Columbus Academy on July 2.

For the past four years, Shaka has been the Assistant Middle School Head at Pine Crest School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Before that position, he spent five years as the Middle School Dean of Students at Gilman School, an all-boys school in Baltimore, Maryland.

Shaka’s first seven years at Gilman were as an award-winning…

Six Seniors Named 2018 National Merit Scholars

Six members of Columbus Academy’s Class of 2018 have been named National Merit Scholars!

Earning National Merit $2500 Scholarships were Jane Li, Andy Zhang, Randy Yan and Austin Zhang while Chris Heermann and Abby Jeffers were both offered college-sponsored Merit Scholarship awards.

They will be matriculating to the following colleges and universities: Chris to Case Western Reserve University, Abby to Ohio…

Nine More Announce College Athletic Plans

Columbus Academy recently celebrated nine more student-athletes who will continue their sports careers in college.

  • Max Dreisbach
    Swimming at Miami University
  • Karibi Hart
    Track at Columbia University

  • Tessa Lopresti
    Synchronized Swimming at Wheaton College in…

Academy Listed Among Area's Top Workplaces

In the just-released issue of Columbus CEO magazine, Columbus Academy is recognized as one of the Top Workplaces among midsize organizations in Central Ohio for 2018.

Academy also earned special recognition for offering outstanding professional development opportunities as highlighted in a piece featuring school psychologist…