Congratulations are extended to Mr. William Callahan who was appointed as Middle School Principal at the September 15th Board of Education meeting. Mr. Callahan is presently an Assistant Middle School/High School Principal with the Shamokin Area School District, serving in that role since 2004. Mr. Callahan's staff at Shamokin Area describe him as "firm but fair" and as someone "who listens to and respects other's voices and opinions."  He is also recognized as an "administrator who can connect with students." Mr. Callahan's career in education began in 1994 as a Seventh Grade Math teacher for the Mt. Carmel Area School District. Through the years he has also served as both a High School Boys and Girls Basketball Coach. Mr. Callahan and his family reside in Elysburg with his children attending Southern Columbia. His wife, Maria, is a teacher in the District. It is anticipated Mr. Callahan will begin his tenure as SCA Middle School Principal during the first week of October. "Can't wait to work with the students and staff!" stated Mr. Callahan. Welcome aboard Mr.Callahan and best wishes for much success!

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Southern Columbia Area High School earned lifetime status as 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

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