Southern Columbia Area School District

  • 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

  • New Tiger logo designed by Madison Yocum, Class of 2015.

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News and Announcements

Kick-Off of 5K Run/Walk a Success!

Registration and Paperwork Due for Fall Sports

Registration and paperwork for fall sports are due prior to the first day of practice.  If your child is playing a fall sport and you have not yet registered your child through FamilyID, please do so immediately.  Family ID can be accessed through the District's Athletic webpage by clicking on Sports Registration.  The required paperwork can be mailed to the Athletic Trainer, Tim Jurnak at the High School's address or if you would like to hand deliver it personally, Mr.

Parent Permission Needed to Send Non-Emergency Messages to Phones

Under a federal law designed to protect consumers, all schools must have permission to send non-emergency messages to a phone by automated voice call or SMS text. (See information below on how to opt into receiving text messages.)  As a result of the new regulations, Southern Columbia Area needs to get your permission to continue calling you with our SchoolMessenger system for non-emergency school situations.
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  • 25 aug

    5th Grade Orientation

    Thu, 08/25/2016 Southern Columbia Middle School would like to announce that 5th Grade Orientation will be held on Thursday August 25th at 6:00 PM in the Middle/High School Auditorium. The program will begin at 6:00 PM in the auditorium, with Mr. Callahan, Principal welcoming the parents. This will be followed by Mr. Callahan giving information for both students and parents/guardians about their school day.

  • 25 aug

    Staff In-Service Day

    Thu, 08/25/2016 Staff professional development day and preparation for the upcoming school year.

  • 29 aug

    New School Year Begins!

    Mon, 08/29/2016 Today is the first day of classes for the 2016-2017, school year! Wishing all students and staff a productive and successful school year!

  • 30 aug

    Middle School Open House

    Tue, 08/30/2016 Middle School Open House for grades 6 to 8 will be held this evening from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM.

  • 31 aug

    High School Open House

    Wed, 08/31/2016 High School parents/guardians are invited to an Open House from 6:00-8:00 PM. During this time you will have an opportunity to meet your child's teachers and to tour the facility.

  • 01 sep

    Middle School Picture Day

    Thu, 09/01/2016 Thursday, September 1, 2016Life Touch Picture Day is Thursday, September 1st for all Middle School and High School Students.

  • 07 sep
  • 24 sep

    My School Color Run to Benefit SCA's Schoolwide Positive Behavior Efforts!

    Sat, 09/24/2016 Southern Columbia Area's Schoolwide Positive Behavior Team is sponsoring a 5K Race and a 1.5. mile Fun Run with both events promoting and benefitting the District's schoolwide positive behavior efforts. The My School Color Run will include a timed 5k race and a 1.5 mile untimed  junior fun run. Participants can run, walk, and/or jog while raising funds for our school! The color run is open to all Southern Columbia Area supporters!

  • 28 sep
  • 05 oct

Special Features

Wishing all students, teachers, and staff a great start to a successful 2016-2017 school year!Learn More

Please click here to review the Middle School Dress Code which will be in effect for the 2016-2017, school year.Learn More