rock bridge high school http://kbia.org en World religion classes in Columbia high schools broaden student horizons http://kbia.org/post/world-religion-classes-columbia-high-schools-broaden-student-horizons <p></p><p style="margin-bottom: 10px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: OpenSansRegular, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 24.96875px;">For George Frissell, giving students the opportunity to talk to Champa Lhunpo, a Tibetan monk, for the past 15 years has been a highlight of the world religions course he teaches at Hickman High School.</p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 13:25:56 +0000 Jill Ornitz 41685 at http://kbia.org World religion classes in Columbia high schools broaden student horizons Columbia high schools to get food truck for lunch service http://kbia.org/post/columbia-high-schools-get-food-truck-lunch-service <p>A food truck will soon be part of the lunch time choices for students at Columbia high schools.</p><p>The district says the truck will bring more food options and help with overcrowded lunch rooms at its high schools. The district ordered the truck on Monday.</p><p>Laina Fullum is the nutrition services director for the district. She says the pork and chicken offered on the truck will meet U.S. Department of Agriculture standards for school lunches and will be available for the free or reduced-lunch program.</p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 21:29:29 +0000 Associated Press 39586 at http://kbia.org Columbia high schools to get food truck for lunch service New Rock Bridge Principal a familiar face http://kbia.org/post/new-rock-bridge-principal-familiar-face <p></p><p>Columbia Public Schools announced in a press release this afternoon that Jennifer Mast will be the new Principal at Rock Bridge High School at the end of this school year. Fri, 05 Apr 2013 21:49:36 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 31587 at http://kbia.org New Rock Bridge Principal a familiar face Rock Bridge dedicates new auxiliary gym, welcomes needed facilities http://kbia.org/post/rock-bridge-dedicates-new-auxiliary-gym-welcomes-needed-facilities <p>The Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors hosted a ribbon-cutting event Tuesday to dedicate Rock Bridge High School’s new auxiliary gym. This project was part of the $120 million bond issue approved by voters in 2010.</p><p>The gym cost $4.1 million and seats 300 to 500 people. Its construction lasted less than a year, and many other projects funded by the 2010 bond issued remain in progress.</p><p>“We’ve been spending money just about as fast as we can to get the most out of our investment,” Columbia Public Schools Superintendent Chris Belcher said.</p> Wed, 20 Feb 2013 16:06:03 +0000 Rachel Wittel 29177 at http://kbia.org Rock Bridge dedicates new auxiliary gym, welcomes needed facilities Rock Bridge, Hickman High Schools cancel joint homecoming parade http://kbia.org/post/rock-bridge-hickman-high-schools-cancel-joint-homecoming-parade <p>Rock Bridge High School and Hickman High School changed their homecoming tradition this year due to a big weekend for MU.</p><p>Both Rock Bridge and Hickman canceled their joint homecoming parade on Oct. 13. The schools expect a large crowd downtown because MU plays No. 1 Alabama, and continued construction on Broadway. Columbia Public Schools Superintendent Chris Belcher says safety of the students is the main reason for the cancelation.</p> Tue, 09 Oct 2012 13:44:51 +0000 Alyssa Caruso 22469 at http://kbia.org Lunch prices at Columbia Public Schools will rise next year http://kbia.org/post/lunch-prices-columbia-public-schools-will-rise-next-year <p>The price of student lunches will go up 10 cents starting in the fall of 2012. A 2010 federal requirement says school districts must generate enough revenue to pay for the cost of lunches themselves. Mon, 14 May 2012 21:07:18 +0000 Fred Katz 14119 at http://kbia.org Lunch prices at Columbia Public Schools will rise next year Inside Columbia's High Schools http://kbia.org/post/inside-columbias-high-schools <p class="Body" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', 'serif'"><font size="3">This week on exam, we take you inside the cultures of Columbia&rsquo;s high schools. Tue, 13 Dec 2011 00:14:50 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 5215 at http://kbia.org Inside Columbia's High Schools