Head of school updates

Head shot of Alex OtoupalThe aim of CR’s Head of School blog is to keep readers informed, share our progress and occasionally gather feedback.  I hope you find this helpful in partnering with Columbia River High School as we look to the future.



Dear Columbia River Students and Families, I am pleased to report that our Faculty Retreat yesterday was a success in terms of meeting our goals of alignment with the VPS Equity and Excellence Initiative and our daily lived experiences at River. Over 80 River Staffulty participated in several hours of orientation and "leveling" our common [...]


June Head of School

2020 By the Numbers   2.4 Million dollars in scholarships and awards reported by 48 students 73 Honors students earned a 3.3 cumulative grade point average or better   45 International Baccalaureate Course Candidates 21 Department Awards and individual / recognitions 17 Seniors in the AVID Elective Class of 2020 16 Associates of Arts degrees [...]

Principal’s tweets