Welcome to PACA

 PACA’s primary goal is to help Academy parents and guardians navigate these Viking waters. We provide opportunities to communicate, educate, connect, and raise funds to enrich the experience for the entire CA community. 

Join us in dozens of ways to support Columbus Academy!  

Parent Calendar! What’s next?

  • Nov 13 – Celebration of Leadership (Kimbal Musk), check your email from the Development Office
  • Nov 28 -Kick off of Parent Education  (RSVP by 11/26)
  • Dec 3-Dec 7 – Book Fair
  • Dec 7 – Sweet Celebration! Learn More, Volunteer,  Donate!
  • Dec 1 – Special Viking Corner Shopping Day (11am-2pm)


December 7, 2018

Sweet Celebration!!

Sweet Celebration is a great way tell the CA faculty and staff how much you appreciate all they do for our children. Click on the graphic below to see how you can contribute!

Open Wednesdays or Online 24/7


Need your item shipped? Check out info on this and more!!

Connecting you with your school


Open daily in the MS building, lower level, near the nurses' office



Designate PACA to receive your shopping rewards

Contact any librarian to sign up

Library Volunteers Always Welcome!

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(US9) Important Dates Between Now and Winter Break

We are almost three months into the new school year and our freshmen have found their way!  What felt “new” to our kids and us only weeks ago is now familiar and almost even easy. We have enjoyed seeing many of you and are grateful for all of your participation in the various Upper School...
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(US) Bi-Weekly Update 11.11.18

US Families,  in this update you’ll find:   Important Calendar Highlights The kick off of Parent Education, Dates and volunteer sign-up for the Book Fair A call for bakers and Sweet Celebration helpers, A reminder about Viking Corner for your holiday shopping! Information about Sage Dining Services and Upper School Students A request from your current PACA...
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(MS) BI-Weekly Update 11.11.18

MS Parents and Guardians: In this update you’ll find:  Thank you for Kids4Kids, Book Drive, Parent Education, Sweet Celebration and Viking Corner for the holidays! Enjoy!  Ruth and Robin  KIDS4KIDS We appreciate everyone’s contributions to help 34 families in need!   PARENT EDUCATION PROGRAM November 28th   Kick Off Program – Wednesday, November 28 The...
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