After months of competition, the 2018 Pickleball Tournament, culminated with the crowning of champions in three brackets, continuing a sixteen-year, student-favorite, tradition!  Beginning in March and continuing through May, this year's tourrnament attracted 175 students, competing in matches held after school, and during Activity Periods and study halls, The annual tournament sponsored by the District's Physical Education Department continues to be one of the most eagerly-anticipated events of the year. Its popularity has been described as "highly contagious," giving students an opportunity to bond with friends-new and old- while fitting in a fun workout! 
Pictured are the 2018 Pickleball Champions- Elijah Hoffman, Megan Longenhagen, Jill Marks, Sami Palacz, and Brett Szuler. The "Champion Picklers" won the following brackets:
Co-ed Picklers- Brett and Megan
King Picklers- Elijah and Brett
Queen Picklers- Jill and Sami

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