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Oct 7, 2014

by Ibtissam ait Daoud, iLander Staff Reporter

Over 3,000 people have died from the Ebola virus, predominantly in west Africa, in an outbreak declared an international health emergency by the World Health Organization (WHO). But on Wednesday, a man from Texas became the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the United States.  So what is Ebola? And can it be treated?

As of September 28, 2014...

Homecoming 2014 Activity Schedule

Oct 4, 2014

Homecoming Fall 2014-15 Agenda - Columbia Heights Senior High

Monday 10/6...


Oct 2, 2014


September 23, 2014 School Board Report

Sep 29, 2014

Keep informed of Columbia Heights Public Schools by reading the online September 23, 2014 School Board Report ( ).

The School...

Columbia Heights High School Senior attends Princeton Leadership Program

Sep 25, 2014


For the second year in a row,a Columbia Heights High School student has attended the prestigious Princeton University Leadership Enterprise for a Diverse America (LEDA) program.  Luis Carchi, Class of 2015, is one of only 60 students nationwide to be selected for the program that "targets scholars who are high-achieving, low-income students from communities that are under-represented at our nation's top colleges and universities and in the nation's leadership sectors."...

Test Taking Tips to Tackle the Tension

Sep 22, 2014


by Ibtissam ait Daoud, iLander Staff Reporter


     Are you ready for all your upcoming tests? We are three weeks into the school year and tests are coming up fast!  Tests are very crucial for your classes. Your grades highly depend on your test scores.  Yes, homework is very important, but acing your tests is more influential when seeking a passing grade. Although tests can be very stressful, and the amount of information you...