On April 14, 2014, the Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Education approved policy 123.1 which authorizes the implementation of a Pay-to-Participate fee. On July 1st, payment forms were mailed to the families of all students in grades 7 to 12.  If your child would like to participate in one of the extracurricular or interscholastic activities listed below please submit your Pay-to-Participate fee as explained in the letter. 
 
Pay-to-Participate Letter and Payment Form (a link to this letter is also found on the Parent Resources page)
 
 
EXTRACURRICULAR and INTERSCHOLASTIC ACTIVITIES SUBJECT TO A PARTICIPATION FEE
  • Baseball
  • Boys and Girls Basketball (includes grades 7 and 8)
  • Cheerleading (includes grades 7 and 8)
  • Boys and Girls Cross Country (includes grades 7 and 8)
  • Field Hockey (includes grades 7 and 8)
  • Football (includes grades 7 and 8)
  • Boys Soccer
  • Girls Soccer (includes grades 7 and 8)
  • Softball
  • Boys and Girls Track & Field
  • Weightlifting
  • Wrestling
  • Ski Club
  • Musical Director activities (i.e. Encore)
  • Drama Club activities
  • Jazz Band
  • Choral Director activities (i.e. Gospel Choir)
  • Band Front
  • FBLA

 

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