Students enrolled in Ms. Emily Karas' International Foods and Desserts course recently put their culinary skills to a test through participation in the First Annual Delicious Desserts Cake Competition. The High School elective course allows students to use advanced cooking skills to make a variety of desserts including cakes, pastries, cookies, candies, and fruit and gelatin desserts.
Congrats to the following students whose prize winning delicious dessert, an Ultimate Peanut Butter Chocolate Cake, won First Place in the contest!; (pictured from left) Jesse Semerod, Jessica Wenner, Cassie Cowell, and Mark Broskey.

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All District offices are staffed throughout the summer should you need to contact your child's school. The offices are open to the public Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM until 2:00 PM and Fridays from 8:00 AM until 12 noon. Learn More

Wishing all students and staff a safe, happy, and much deserved summer break! Classes for the 2019-2019, school year, will begin Monday, August 27th. Until then, enjoy your vacation!Learn More

Southern Columbia Area School District's Special Education Plan was approved by the Board of Education on April 30, 2018, and has been submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Education for final review. Questions about the plan can be directed to Director of Special Education Jenn Snyder at or (570) 356-3510.  Please click this link to review the Special Education Strategic Planning document.Learn More