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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...

1980 CHHS Graduate, All-State, All-American, NFL Team Hall of Famer, to be honored

Sep 20, 2014


The Columbia Heights High School Alumni Scholarship Foundation (CHHSASF) is hosting its annual Alumni of Distinction dinner, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at Jax's Cafe (1928 University Ave. NE in Minneapolis).  This year's honoree is Columbia Heights High School (CHHS) Class of 1980 alumni, high school All-State and college All-American honoree and...

Because This Might Be the WRITE Job for YOU!

Sep 16, 2014


If you think you would enjoy writing articles, research, and delivering the news, you may very well enjoy this opportunity.  The job is with the iLander, a youth-oriented community and events portal for the city and school district of Columbia Heights.

For the position, reporter work up to six hours per week and paid at $10.10 per hour.

If you would like to be considered for the position, submit a letter of interest with two references to...