Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy

Grades K - 5th   District 7   317 Students

1400 1st Avenue, Columbus, GA 31901
Phone 706-748-2702, Fax 706-748-2708

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Home of the Challengers!

The vision of Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy is to promote the highest standards of learning and behavior in our students. This will be achieved by providing a rigorous curriculum, which will demand the highest performance expectations in academics, personal conduct and self-responsibility. The parents, community and school will work as an alliance to certify that our students learn and become productive citizens of a forever changing society.

Programs Offered at Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy:

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  • Image result for Reading wonders Reading Wonders Integrated Literacy Program
  • Moby Max
  • Image result for envision math georgia enVision Common Core Math Program
  • Image result for helen ruffin reading bowl Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl Team

  • Image result for math and science olympiad clip art Math/Science Olympics Team
  • Robotics Team
  • Image result for student technology team clip artStudent Technology Team

  • Safety Patrol

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School Accolades

  • 2015 - 2016 Emerging PBIS School
  • Image result for student growth percentile 2016 2nd Highest MCSD GMAS Student Growth Percentile Achievement in ELA for Elementary Schools

  • Image result for cleanest school award 2016 and 2019 Cleanest School in Muscogee County
  • Columbus State University Partner School
  • Image result for helen ruffin reading bowl Helen Ruffin Reading Bowl Team, Muscogee County School District, 2nd Place, 2015 and 2016
  • Image result for celebrity servers Celebrity Servers in Cafeteria
  • Fine Arts Day with the River Center

Partners In Education

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Tujuana B Wiggins

Tujuana B Wiggins
Tamika D Freeman
Tamika D Freeman

Board Representatives
Cathy Williams [District 7]
Kia Chambers [At Large]

Zone Chief