Your browser (Internet Explorer 7 or lower) is out of date. It has known security flaws and may not display all features of this and other websites. Learn how to update your browser.


Navigate / Profile / Search



to Columbian Elementary School!

Columbian School is located at 330 South 127 Street in Omaha. Students are served in pre-kindergarten through sixth grade. 

While valuing and maintaining traditional approaches to instruction, the academic program for students is greatly enhanced with the incorporation of computer technology and enrichment activities. 

The cooperative partnerships of teachers, parents, businesses, and community members have produced human and financial resources that support the academic and social endeavors of Columbian School.

True to its mission, the Columbian School staff is dedicated to providing the best possible learning environment for each child. This mission serves as the foundation for providing educational opportunities that will foster the acquisition of academic, physical, and life skills necessary for each child to learn to his or her highest potential.

Columbian Elementary...a once in a lifetime learning experience...every day!

Make it COUNT!
C... Community Partnerships
O... Optimizing Student Achievement
U... Understanding Citizenship
N... Nurturing Leaders of Tomorrow
T... Tradition of Excellence
Cobras COUNT!

Omaha Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, age, genetic information, citizenship status, or economic status in its programs, activities and employment practices and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following individual has been designated to process inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Superintendent of Schools, 3215 Cuming Street, Omaha, NE  68131 (402-557-2001).




Columbian's week at camp runs June 1st - June 5th.  

Registration opens March 16th at 8 a.m. 

We have only 65 spots reserved and it is first come first served, so sign up ASAP. 

Transportation will be provided from Columbian Elementary.  Click Here to register.



Come learn what great opportunities there are in Omaha this summer with the SUMMER IN THE CITY program!  

Thursday, March 19, 2015 ··· 6:00-7:30 p.m. 

Monroe Middle School Cafeteria 5105 Bedford Avenue

Free Children's Books and a light meal will be served while supplies last.


OPS has a partnership with Common Sense Media that provides resources on Digital Citizenship, Internet Safety and Security, Research, Privacy, and Information Literacy for our students, parents, teachers, schools, and community. Click here to learn more or view our latest newsletter here.



Looking for youth activities for your child?  Look no more!

The Omaha Public Schools is connecting parents with community youth activities, contests, and more.  For a complete list of activities happening in your community, go to>Upcoming Events>Community Opportunities.  A new edition of the publication will be available online on the 1st of each month.  Want to advertise in the OPS Community Opportunities?  Just contact the District Communications Office at (402)557-2070.


Grading Practices

We have added the Grading Practices brochure and Parent Portal brochure to our Parent Links page. 


For more information about KIDS CLUB REGISTRATION for the 2014-2015 year, visit the Kids Club Page.


Time to Eat!  CLICK HERE for this week's menu.  


Kindergarten - 12:10 - 12:30

1st Grade - 12:20 - 12:40

2nd Grade - 12:25 - 12:45

3rd Grade - 12:30 - 12:50

4th Grade - 12:40 - 1:00

5th Grade - 12:45 - 1:05

6th Grade - 12:50 - 1:10 

Meal prices for the 2013-14 school year:


OPS Students:  No cost

Adults/Visitors:  $2.25


OPS Free Students:  No cost

OPS Reduced Students:  $.40

OPS Elementary Paid Students:  $1.45

Adults/Visitors:  $3.35 

Second Lunch for any OPS Elementary Student: $1.75

Milk Price $0.35