Voters approve a more than $14 Million school bond for Columbus, KS

COLUMBUS, Kan. — Voters in Columbus passed a $14.75 million school bond.

That money will go towards renovating Columbus High School, adding four new classrooms, and adding safe rooms to the High School and Central Junior High.

The Columbus Superintendent says when the work is complete the High School will be a campus for 7th-12th grades, Highland Elementary will close, and the Central campus will be for 2nd-6th  grades.

Work on the High School is expected to be completed by the beginning of the 2022-2023 school year, and work at Central should finish by the start of the 2023-2024 school year.