Columbia Independent School

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1801 N Stadium Blvd

Columbia, MO 65202

(573) 777-9250

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Grades: PK - 12

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 450

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Columbia Independent School

I am a former student of Columbia Independent School. They are really great at marketing, and have a clear message that their focus is on an academically challenging curriculum that prepares students for college. They are altogether unable to deliver on this promise. At the high school level, the ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/01/13

My 2 children have been going to CIS for 5 years now. Their lower school programis great, but the middle and high school...not so much. My daughter has been struggling this year a lot. The teaches seem to not care about the students education. One of the teachers keeps making fun of my daughter everyday. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/15/12

I have been going to this school for 8 years now, since Kindergarten, and I have loved it here! The teachers bring new, and fun challenges for the class every day, and they help every person learn to behave well. The music program is great; there are now 3 levels of orchestra- beginning, intermeditate, ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 12/10/11

My son entered 10th grade at CIS this Fall. It has been a life changer. The small classes, dedicated teachers and caring environment have helped him to mature, gain confidence and become engaged in his education. He has the opportunity to participate in many extra curricular activiting includes yearbook, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/25/11

Our daughter was bored at the public elementary school in our area, and we had the fortunate opportunity to enroll her at CIS. Since she started attending there, she is again excited about learning. School is once again a place where she learns NEW things! She is much more confident and eager to speak ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/23/09

CIS just keeps getting better all the time. I have had children there for six years now, and we are all happily anticipating another. My children have flourished in the small, personalized environment. The teachers have encouraged them to try everything, and they have done sports almost every season, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/23/09

My daughter is currently a kindergarten student at CIS. I cannot say enough about how much we love this school. The amount that she is learning compared to public school is astounding, currently per teachers in the family doing first grade work 3 months prior to end of kindergarten year. As long as ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/06/09

I have attended CIS for 6 years now, and I just love it! The teachers are so helpful, they care about whether you succeed or not. The other students are also fantastic and encourage your learning and growth. It's also great that because we are so small, you end up befriending a lot of people you normally ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 09/24/08

The academic programs at CIS are, without exception, of the highest quality. The curriculum is amazing, truly. It is at least two grade levels ahead of the public schools in the area, which aren't bad themselves. The amazing thing, though, is that while gifted kids get this kind of education in the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/12/06

Our son comes home from CIS with a great sense of accomplishment. He is motivated to learn. He has fun while learning. The teachers at CIS are amazing. In the sixth grade we saw our son learn how to write from a teacher that is as skilled as any professional. I would compare the Latin Program to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/20/05

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Columbia schools — Columbia Independent School is located at 1801 N Stadium Blvd, Columbia MO 65202. 1801 N Stadium Blvd is in the 65202 ZIP code in Columbia, MO Columbia Independent School is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 12.
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