Christopher Columbus - Netflix
Wed 26 June 2019
Runtime: 90 minutes
Christopher Columbus - Christopher Columbus High School (Miami-Dade County) - Netflix
Christopher Columbus High School is a private, Roman Catholic, college-preparatory high school, conducted by the Marist Brothers in the Westchester census-designated place of Miami Dade County, Florida. It was established in 1958 and was taken over by the Marist Brothers in 1959. It has over 100 teachers, administrators, faculty, staff, and an enrollment of 1,700 students. It was selected, for the fourth time in a row, as one of the “Top 50 Catholic High Schools” in the United States by the Catholic High School Honor Roll in 2008. A member of the Florida High School Activities Association and the Greater Miami Athletic Conference, Columbus is the only private school in the state of Florida to compete at the 8A level, which means that our students play in the most competitive leagues and have the greatest amount of exposure to college scouts.
Christopher Columbus - Athletics - Netflix
Athletics are an integral part of the school's educational program. Students are encouraged to win and excel, but the principles of self-discipline, teamwork, and sportsmanship are the underlying goals of the program. A member of the Florida High School Activities Association and the Greater Miami Athletic Conference, Columbus is the only private school in the state of Florida to compete at the 8A level, which means that our students play in the most competitive leagues and have the greatest amount of exposure to college scouts. At Columbus, students also compete in non GMAC clubs such as: Roller Hockey, Fishing, Scuba Diving, and Personal Fitness. Intramural programs in football, dodgeball, ping pong, and basketball provide friendly competition and fun among class year levels after school. Varsity level sports offered are: baseball, basketball, football, volleyball, hockey, soccer, bowling, cross country, golf, lacrosse, swimming, diving, tennis, track and field, water polo and wrestling. Junior varsity level sports include: baseball, basketball, football, volleyball, hockey, soccer, wrestling and lacrosse. Freshman level sports offered are: baseball, basketball, football and volleyball. In 2009, Christopher Columbus High School won the Dodge Sunshine Cup All-Sports Award for boys' athletics programs in Class 6A. Columbus has produced six state champion and eleven runner-up teams: Additionally, Columbus won the Miami Herald's All-Dade Boys' Major Sports Award in 2008 and 2009. Head football coach Chris Merritt was part of Team USA's coaching staff for the inaugural International Federation of American Football Junior World Championship in 2009. One player from Columbus competed on the team, which won the tournament. Christopher Columbus' baseball program was ranked the number one baseball team in America during the 2009-2010 year. Currently, Columbus competes at the 8A division.
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