G.C. Hartman Elementary School's food drive was a tremendous success. The drive which concluded on Friday, May 23rd collected 1,169 food items. The food drive will benefit the Food For Friends Food Bank in Catawissa, which serves all residents of the Southern Columbia Area School District. Many thanks to the K-4 students, staff, and all others who supported this community service project. Your generosity is very impressive!  For more information about the food bank, please phone (570) 356-7312 or (570) 356-2036.

Pictured above are members of Mrs.Shelly Pfirman's Third Grade class which collected the most food items, earning a pizza and ice cream party.  From left, Grace Sacharczyk, Reese Brophy, Amber O'Donnell, Kelsie Sokol and Camden Slusser

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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