Southern Columbia Area School District

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Announcements

FBLA Wins Big at State Competition: 7 Students Advance to Nationals

Southern Columbia Area High School made an exceptional showing at the 2014 Future Business Leaders of America State Leadership Conference held in Hershey last week with seventeen students placing in the top ten in the state! Seven of these students have also qualified for national competition! "We are full of SoCo pride!" stated FBLA Advisor Lori Shively.  This year's performance is one of the strongest on record for Southern's FLBA chapter.

The True Facts About College Recruiting

On Monday, April 21st, the Southern Columbia Area Athletic Department will present a 60-minute workshop entitled "The Realities of College Recruiting." It will be presented by Jack Renkens, a former college coach and recruiting expert. The program is free and open to the public. It will be held in the Southern Columbia Area High School Auditorium beginning at 7:00 PM.

Students to Compete in State Speech Tournament

Southern Columbia Area High School's Forensics Team will be represented by Thomas Marinelli (11th grade), Sami Abdul (10th grade) and Adam Unger (10th grade) at the Pennsylvania High School Speech League State Championship Tournament to be held at Susquehanna University in Selingsgrove this Friday and Saturday. The students will be competing in the following events:

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Events

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    Snow Make-Up Day

    Thu, 04/17/2014 Schools and offices will be open today.

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    Spring Recess

    Fri, 04/18/2014 - Mon, 04/21/2014 Schools and offices are closed for Spring Recess.

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    College Recruiting Workshop to be held this Evening

    Mon, 04/21/2014 "The Realities of College Recruiting" will be presented by Jack Renkens, a former college coach and recruiting expert, this evening in the High School Auditorium beginning at 7:00 PM.  The program is free and open to the public. The program will provide advice and answer questions about the recruiting process in a straightforward, no nonsense, and entertaining way.

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    Facilities/Finance Committee meeting at 6:00 PM

    Tue, 04/22/2014 The Board of Directors will hold a special Facilities/Finance Committee meeting at 6:00 p.m. in the District Office conference room.  The public is welcome to attend.

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    Curriculum Committee mtg at 5:30 PM

    Tue, 04/22/2014 The Board of Directors Curriculum and Instructional Technology Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. in the District Office conference room.

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    School Board Meeting at 7:30 PM

    Tue, 04/22/2014 The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a meeting for general purposes in the High School Library at 7:30 p.m.  The public is welcome to attend.

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    Elementary Book Fair

    Wed, 04/23/2014 - Tue, 04/29/2014

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    Kindergarten Field Trip

    Fri, 04/25/2014 Kindergarten will be taking their Field Trip to the SportsPlex.

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    Flip Flop Friday K-4

    Fri, 04/25/2014

News

At the April 14, 2014, Board of Education meeting, the Board approved a resolution requesting that the election officials of Columbia County and Northumberland County place a referendum question on the May 20, 2014, primary election ballot.  The referendum question will ask voters whether they favor increasing the rate of its tax on real property more than the Act 1 2014-2015 Index, which is 2.7%, plus any Act 1 exceptions approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.Learn More

An information and resource page pertaining to the school budgeting process, and the 2014-2015 budget in particular, has been created and can be found by clicking on this link.Learn More