Columbus Junior High School – Riverside Campus

Principal's Message

Welcome to Columbus Junior High School-Riverside Campus. CJHS-RC is a 6th through 8th grade campus with approximately 350 students and 42 teachers and staff members. Our mission statement is “Preparing today’s students to succeed in tomorrow’s world”. We strive to prepare our students forhigh school. Our academic course offerings include an array of opportunities for our students ranging from special education to pre-advanced placement and gifted/talented. A variety of elective courses are also offered at each grade level to provide a well rounded education for all.

Leadership, communication, responsibility, self discipline,safety, and respect are emphasized on a daily basis. Our students areencouraged to be the best at everything they do at CJHS-RC. Our goal is to makethem better students and better citizens.

A productive partnership between students, parents,teachers, staff, and community members is essential to ensure that our studentsreceive the best education possible.

We are proud of our campus and the students who come throughour doors every day. We personally invite each and every one of you to come byand visit our campus.

Gary Leopold - Principal