The Columbia Public Schools Athletics department is proud to offer a strong athletics program, the purpose of which is to develop in young people an understanding of the positive impact an active lifestyle will have on their lives. The program also provides a unique learning environment where effective, psycho-motor, and cognitive skills can be developed. Also fostered are good health practices, good sportsmanship, self-control, self-expression, and the opportunity for positive social interaction with peers. Research clearly shows that active healthy students are more likely to be academically motivated and establish habits of behavior that will promote lives that are models of wellness.
The Battle High Mission
The Battle High Mission is to equip and empower the leaders of tomorrow with the disciplines of academic excellence and social responsibility. Through our focused efforts, we will provide students with academic success through increased participation in advanced placement courses, overall college and career readiness, and a celebration of a strong school spirit. There is no doubt that we will achieve greatness through our partnership with parents and our collective commitment to excellence.
Together, we will inspire our students to achieve College, Career, and Citizenship Readiness!