Southern Columbia Area School District

  • The Cross Country Team were among the school groups who helped launch the Start with Hello initiative at Southern Columbia.

  • Southern Columbia Area High School earned lifetime status as a National Blue Ribbon School in 2016, being named a National Blue Ribbon Exemplary High Performing School. 

  • G.C. Hartman Elementary Center's playground equipment donated by H.A.R.T.

  • Southern Columbia Area Middle School

  • District Office Entry

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News and Announcements

Special Board & Facilities/Finance Committee Meetings to be held Virtually

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a Special Board meeting for general purposes on July 13, 2020, at 6:00 p.m., immediately followed by a Facilities/Finance Committee meeting.  The meetings will be held virtually and streamed on Facebook Live.  The link to access the meeting will be posted on the Southern Columbia Area School District Facebook page and Boar

2020-2021 Budget Passed - Campus Reopened and Activities Resume

The Board of Directors approved the 2020-2021 General Operating Budget.  All District facility use, practices, programs, events and activities may now resume effective July 6, 2020.

Special Meetings Cancelled for the Remainder of the Week

The special Finance Committee and Board meetings scheduled for July 6 through 10 have been CANCELLED.

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Events

  • 13 jul
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    Special Board & Facilities/Finance Committee Meetings to be held Virtually

    Mon, 07/13/2020 The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a special Board meeting for general purposes this evening at 6:00 p.m. and will be immediately followed by a Facilities/Finance Committee meeting.  The meetings will be held virtually.  The public may access the meetings through Facebook Live and may provide public comment through Microsoft Forms.  Please check the Announcements on the website the day of the meeting for a link to the Microsoft Forms Public Comment form.

  • 13 jul
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    Finance Committee Meeting to be held immediately following Special Board Meeting

    Mon, 07/13/2020 The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors Finance Committee will meet this evening immediately following the Special Board Meeting, which will begin at 6:00 p.m. The public will have access to the meeting through Facebook Live and may provide public comment through Microsoft Forms.

  • 20 jul
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    School Board meeting to be held Virtually

    Mon, 07/20/2020 The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a Board meeting for general purposes this evening at 6:00 p.m. virtually.  The public will have access to the virtual meeting through Facebook Live.

  • 31 jul
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    SCA Prom

    Fri, 07/31/2020 Southern Columbia Area Jr/Sr Prom will be on Friday, July 31st begining at 7:00 PM at the Elysburg Fire Company.Tickets on sell at the high school office til Friday, July 10th.  

  • 24 sep
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    Elementary Fall Portraits

    Thu, 09/24/2020 Elementary Fall Portraits

  • 05 nov
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    Elementary Fall Portrait Retakes

    Thu, 11/05/2020 Elementary Fall Portrait retakes will take place on November 5th, 2020.

Special Features

Southern Columbia is engaged in a yearlong initiative to Soar into Space in hopes of being chosen as a downlink site for a live feed emanating from the International Space Station. If chosen, students and staff will be afforeded the unique opportunity to speak with the astronauts currently on the space station sometime in spring 2020. To help the District's application stand out among the rest, Literacy Specialist Lindy Novak and Library Manager Amanda Noblit, have created a set activities and events.Learn More

The Take 5 to Save Lives program outlines 5 things that we can all do to work together to prevent suicide.The campaign encourages everyone to take five minutes out of their day to complete five prevention-focused action steps: 1. Learn the Signs: Take a few minutes to learn the warning signs of suicide. 2. Know How to Help- Know what to say and do if someone you know is struggling.3. Practice Self-Care- MLearn More