The mission of Columbia Christian School is to provide a Christ-centered education focused on excellence in faith, character, and academics to students from Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade. Located in NE Portland, Columbia serves students from all over the greater Metro area. Columbia's core values include: fostering relationships, pursuing truth, and preparing students for an abundant life of Christian leadership and service. Established in 1947, and with national accreditation, Columbia equips students for success. The caring faculty and friendly community make Columbia a welcoming place for young people. Beyond the classroom, students have the opportunity to participate in field trips, volunteer projects, class retreats, and extracurricular activities like band, choir, yearbook, drama, and sports.