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About Columbus Catholic Schools

Columbus Catholic Schools (CCS) is a private Catholic school system located in Marshfield that serves students from 3-year-old preschool through 12th grade.  CCS provides a safe and caring learning environment and scholastic excellence anchored in the Catholic faith to the 600+ students they serve.

CCS consists of four schools including St. John the Baptist Primary School (Pre-K - 2nd Grade), Our Lady of Peace Intermediate School (grades 3-5), Columbus Catholic Middle School (grades 6-8), and Columbus Catholic High School (grades 9-12).

The CCS preschool program offers 3- and 4-year-old classes for half and full days.  Their academically based, full-day 4 year-old kindergarten is the only program of its kind in Marshfield.  High school prepares students for the future by offering honors and AP classes as well as Youth Apprenticeship and School-to-Work programs and dual credit classes with MSTC.

Columbus' small class sizes (average is 13 students) create an ideal environment for student achievement. Their students' standardized test scores are routinely above national, state and local averages. CCS welcomes all faiths and boasts a wide diversity of student faiths including Lutheran, Non-Denominational and Assembly of God. Additionally, no student is turned away due to inability to pay.

As a 501(c)(3) non-profit, Columbus Catholic Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational and admissions policies, scholarship and financial aid, and athletic and other school programs.