With the winter months approaching, now is a good time to check your contact information and preferences listed in SchoolMessenger as "snow days" and "two-hour-delays" won't be too far away. Please review the video for an overview of this process. 
 
Visit www.schoolmessenger.com/start to create an account or to sign-in to an existing account. Please note, you must have a valid e-mail address already on file in Sapphire in order to use this SchoolMessenger update portal. If you don't, simply contact your child's school and they will gladly update your Sapphire account on your behalf.
 
Once signed on, you will be able to update phone numbers, e-mail address, and SMS (Text) messaging phone numbers listed in your account. You will also be able to customize the types of school messages you wish to receive.
 

 

Special Features

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 jsnyder@scasd.us or (570) 356-3510.  Please click this link to review the Special Education Strategic Planning document.Learn More