Columbia Public Schools: ACE Program

Partner Type

Education, Children & Youth

Description and Mission

The students of Columbia Public Schools have the opportunity to attend ACE, Alternative Continuing Education, when they have been suspended out of school. ACE is structured on Restorative Practices. ACE provides a welcoming and inviting learning space for all K-12 students within CPS.


Community building: This involves bringing all participants together to promote understanding and cooperation. Student restoration: This involves students reflecting on actions or words in the effort to correct mistakes or make better choices. Complete assignments and study: This involves students maintaining or improving academics.

Special emphasis and skills:

Tutoring, Reading Proficiency, Math Proficiency, Middle School Emphasis, Writing, High School Emphasis

Contact Information:

1200 North 7th Street

Columbia, MO 65202
Phone: (573) 825-7769
Phone 2:(573) 874-1697
Fax:573 874-0681

How to Serve

I want to earn credit for service (through service-learning)

In order to earn credit while serving on this project, please contact the MU Office of Service Learning online by submitting this form or calling us at 573.882.0227.

I want to volunteer

If you want to volunteer with this agency, please contact them directly through the contact information listed above.