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Our mission

The Mission of the District is to provide the best, expect the best, and become the best in what we do. The District believes and practices the following core values:

People are both the focus and source of the District’s success;
Teamwork requires working together toward shared goals by building on the strengths of all involved;
The District’s pride and tradition reflect dedication to honesty, integrity, hard work, respect, character, and community standards; and
Nothing less than the best is acceptable.


23-24 Compensation Plan Increases

Increased Pay Structure for All Full-Time Positions in CISD

Columbus ISD 2023-2024 Compensation Plan:
At least an 11% increase in salary from the midpoint for all full-time INSTRUCTIONAL PARAPROFESSIONALS!

All full-time TEACHERS received at least an 8% increase in salary! Starting teacher pay = $50,000!

At least a 5% increase in salary from the midpoint for all full-time EMPLOYEES!


The Texas Department of State Health Services will be at the the Elementary school on August 2nd & 4th to administer vaccines to any student that needs it in order to register for the 2023-24 school year.


FFA Banquet

Time: 6 PM – 8 PM
Location: CHS Cafeteria and CHS Auditorium