Congratulations to Shane Tripp (Trumpet), Seth Barrett (Bassoon), and Olivia Bodner (Flute), who represented Southern Columbia Area and District 8 during the 2016 PMEA Region IV Band Festival held at Marywood University. The three day music festival was capped with a public concert performed in the Sette LaVerghetta Auditorium in the Creative Arts building at Marywood. The talented musicians performed eight selections ranging from Jay Bocook’s “Legacy of Honor” to Clifton Williams “Fanfare and Allegro.” Guest conductor was Dr. Ken Dye, professor of music at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana. Special congrats to Olivia and Seth who have qualified to perform at the 2016 PMEA All-State Festival to be held in Hershey!
Pictured are Shane Tripp, Seth Barrett, and Olivia Bodner      

Special Features

Click here to read a report presented to the Board of Education on November 12, 2018 which reviews bullying data collected by the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency. The report provides data on the frequency and types of bullying behavior being reported by Southern Columbia Area students as well as a look of how this compares to reports of bullying at other schools statewide, and in Columbia County and Northumberland County schools.Learn More

Southern Columbia Area High School earned lifetime status as a 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