Invite a friend
Superintendent's Book Club
Thursday, January 24 at 7:00 pm
Join Superintendent Brian Osborne for a panel discussion with author Carol S. Dweck, who will participate live via Skype from her office at Stanford University in California. The panel will also include SOMSD educators.
The community is invited to participate in the following ways:
Be part of the live studio audience:
CHS TV Studio, 17 Parker Ave.
-Please arrive by 6:45 pm
-Please RSVP if you plan to attend so we can provide enough seating.
Watch on TV
-Channel 35 in Maplewood
-Channel 19 in South Orange
-Channel 22 on Verizon FiOS
Watch on website vial live feed
Submit questions during the panel discussion via:
Mindset is a simple idea developed by world-renowned Stanford University psychologist Dr. Dweck in decades of research on achievement and success - a simple idea that makes all the difference. Teaching a growth mindset creates motivation and productivity in the worlds of business, education and sports.
The School District of South Orange & Maplewood
Maplewood Memorial Library
South Orange Public Library
More About Columbia High School
Columbia High School (CHS) has students from South Orange and Maplewood. Dr. Lovie Lilly is the principal. Famous grads (and inductees to the CHS Hall of Fame) include Lauryn Hill ('93), Elisabeth Shue ('81), Andrew Shue ('85) and Paul Auster ('65). School statistics are taken from the state Department of Education's school report card for 2006-2007.
One of the most recent improvements to the school was converting the industrial arts section in the B-wing into a Black Box Theater used by the school's Parnassian Society for theater productions. Columbia competes in the Iron Hills Conference and is historically strong in soccer and track and field.
Other events here
- Centennial Quiz: Show What You Know! Tomorrow, May 23, 7:00 pm–8:30 pm