Columbia County School District


372 West Duval Street

 Lake City, FL 32055





Welcome to

 Columbia County School District



Our students have access to some of the best educators and programs in Florida. The Columbia County School Board focuses on educating students in an environment of trust and respect, with student success being our ultimate goal.  We continually challenge the mind, encourage creativity, and offer opportunities for school and community involvement.

We are thankful to have such dedicated teachers, students, and parents in our county.


School Start / Dismissal Times:

All Elementary:  7:45am - 2:15pm

High Schools:

CHS:            8:28am-3:20pm

FWHS:         8:35am-3:14pm

LCMS:         8:40am-3:10pm

RMS:           8:30am-3:10pm

Pathways:  7:30am-1:00pm




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The Columbia County School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age disability or marital status in its educational programs, services or activities, or in its hiring or employment practices. The district also provides equal access to its facilities to the Boy Scouts and other patriotic youth groups, as required by the Boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act.

Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information regarding discrimination or harassment may be sent to:

Narragansett M. Smith

Columbia County School District

Equity Officer

(386) 755-8015