Articles by CHSAF

The front entrance of Columbine, which reads "Rebel Pride"

Get to Know CHSAF

The Frank DeAngelis Columbine High Schools Academic Foundation (CHSAF) seeks to provide important educational tools to empower teachers, ensure that CHS students meet the rigorous standards set by Jefferson County Public Schools, and…




Grant Recipient: Mrs. Larissa Welsh

Larissa Welsh is an English teacher at Columbine High School.  She was awarded a grant for College Board’s AP Institute Training. “I received a grant from the Academic Foundation to attend the…



Grant Recipient: Mr. Cris Welsh

Cris Welsh is a Social Studies teacher at Columbine High School.  He was awarded a grant for College Board’s AP Institute Training. “I applied for an Academic Foundation grant during the spring…


Grant Recipient: Mr. Matt Pruett

Matt Pruett is an English teacher at Columbine High School.  He was awarded a grant for College Board’s AP Institute Training. “In the spring semester of 2015, I applied for and received…


Grant Recipient: Mrs. Mandy Cooke

Mandy Cooke is a Social Studies teacher at Columbine High School.  She was awarded a grant for College Board’s AP Institute Training. “With twelve years of high school teaching experience I decided…


Grant Recipient: Mr. Collin Varney

Collin Varney is an English teacher at Columbine High School.  He was awarded a grant for a presentation clicker and College Board’s AP Institute Training. “The presentation clicker I received through…