Southern Columbia Area School District

  • Photo captured by Miranda Gipple, Class of 2017 and used in the High School's Blue Ribbon application. Miranda's work shows the diversity of SCA's program of studies and the diverse interests of SCA's students!

  • Southern Columbia Area High School's Charles T. Nesbitt Gymnasium

  • Southern Columbia Area Middle School

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

  • District Office Entry

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News and Announcements

Two-Hour Delay Wednesday

The Southern Columbia Area School District will operate on a two-hour delay schedule, tomorrow, Wednesday,  January 17, 2018,.to allow township road crews and District maintenance staff time for snow removal.

Cheer Team Prepares for State Competition!

Southern Columbia's Competitive Cheer Team, coached by Kenda Roth, will be headed to Hershey's Giant Center, January 19-20, to compete in the PIAA Compeititve Spirit Championship. The squad earned the right to compete in the Small Varsity Division Championship (teams with 15 or fewer cheerleaders), after capturing that division's District IV title.

SCA Hosts Middle School County Chorus

The Columbia-Montour 2018 Middle School County Chorus, hosted by Southern Columbia, received rave reviews from an appreciate audience which filled the auditorium to capacity.
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  • 17 jan

    Speak Up Survey to be Administered this Week

    Wed, 01/17/2018 The 2017 Project Tomorrow Speak Up Survey will be administered in all schools this week. The survey will be open to the public until January 26th, Click this link for a "sneak peak" at preliminary results received from early responses to this year's survey. Click here to participate and provide your input!

  • 19 jan

    Elementary Pajama Day

    Fri, 01/19/2018

  • 19 jan

    Cheer Team to Compete in PIAA Spirit Championship!

    Fri, 01/19/2018 Good luck to Southern Columbia's Competitive Cheer Team who will competing in the PIAA Competitive Spirit Championship this weekend. The squad will compete in Preliminary Round action today at Hershey's Giant Center with their performance slated for 5:10 PM.  The complete PIAA Competitive Spirit Championship Preliminary Round Schedule can be found by clicking on this link. 

  • 24 jan

    "All-Day" Policy Committee Today

    Wed, 01/24/2018 The Board of Education's Policy Committee will hold an extended policy review meeting this morning beginning at 8:30 AM. The Committee will review the draft policies as listed in BoardDocs. The meeting will last until approximately 2:00 PM. The publc is welcome to attend.

  • 31 jan

    Two-Hour Delay for Data Analysis

    Wed, 01/31/2018 Today all schools will operate on a planned, two-hour-delay schedule. While students will report to school later than normal, all staff will report at their regular time. The District's educators will use the two-hours to study and analyze student assessment data including PSSA and Keystone Exam results.

  • 02 feb

    Elementary Jersey Day

    Fri, 02/02/2018

  • 05 feb

    Facilities and Finance Committee to Meet

    Mon, 02/05/2018 The February Facilities and Finance Committee Meeting will be held in the District Office Conference Room beginning at 6:00 PM. This is a public meeting.

  • 12 feb

    Board of Education Meeting

    Mon, 02/12/2018 The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a regular meeting for general purposes beginning at 7:00 PM in the District Office Conference Room. The public is welcome to attend.

  • 12 feb

    Policy Committee to Meet

    Mon, 02/12/2018 The Policy Committee will meet this evening beginning at 6:00 PM in the District Office Conference Room. The public is invited to attend.

  • 19 feb

    Board of Ed to Meet

    Mon, 02/19/2018 The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a regular meeting for general purposes beginning at 7:00 PM in the District Office Conference Room. The public is welcome to attend.

Special Features

Parents and other school community members are encouraged to share their viewpoints about key educational issues, particularly those concerning digital learning and the use of technology to support future ready schools, by participating in the Speak Up Project for Digital Learning, facilitated by Project Tomorrow.  The annual national research project gives education stakeholders the opportunity to ensure their voice is heard not only at Southern Columbia, but at the state and national level as findings are summarized aLearn More

Take a look back at the summer 2017 facility renovation projects and check on the progress of the Tiger Stadium project via Sway's storyline. Summer projects through August 27, 2017. Tiger Stadium- Start to PresentBefore and After PicturesLearn More

Southern Columbia Area High School eaned lifetime status as National Blue Ribbon School in 2016, being named a National Blue Ribbon School for Exemplary High Performing School. Click the links below to read more about the school's National Blue Ribbon Schools award recognition. Learn More