The recently concluded G.C. Hartman Elementary Center summer food drive proved to be a tremendous success with 867 food items being collected. The drive spearheaded by the school's students and staff will benefit the Food For Friends Food Bank, located at the First United Methodist Church in Catawissa. The food bank which serves all Southern Columbia Area School District residents in need, distributes food the last Thursday of each month. For more information about the Food For Friends Food Bank, please call (570) 356-7312 or (570) 356-2036.
Mrs. Sue Springer's Second Grade Class earned a pizza party by collecting the most food items.  Pictured are three of Mrs. Springer's students: Katelyn Deecki, Aubrey Miller and Jillian Maurer

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High School students and parents can keep track of the many end of year activities taking place by downloading the 2017-2018 EOY Calendar found by clicking on this link. 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

Take a look back at the summer 2017 facility renovation projects and check on the progress of the Tiger Stadium project via Sway's storyline. Summer projects through August 27, 2017. Tiger Stadium- Start to Present (updated February 2, 2018)Learn More