Throughout the week of December 16-20,  Southern Columbia Area's students, teachers, parents, administrators and community members will have the opportunity to participate in the annual Speak Up Survey, a national research project facilitied by Project TomorrowProject Tomorrow is a national education nonprofit organization whose goal is to promote and support the innovative uses of science, math and technology in order to develop critical thinking, problem-solving and creativity in all K-12 students.

Each year, Project Tomorrow polls students, educators and parents about key topics of importance to K-12 educators and policymakers such as students’ use of technology in and out of school to learn; educators’ use of technology for instruction and their vision for 21st century classrooms; hot trends in emerging technologies (e.g. mobile devices, online learning, gaming,simulations); and enhancing student achievement in science, math, technology and 21st century skills. This year, for the first time ever, community organizations, members, affiliates or anyone who has a passion for improving education will have the opportunity to take the survey.

The survey will take about 15 minutes to complete and can be found at the following link: : www.speakup4schools.org/speakup2013. The Southern Columbia Area School District will use Speak Up data for a variety of purposes including strategic planning, professional development, and to help make curriculum decisions. Your participation and input is strongly encouraged!

 

Special Features

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 jsnyder@scasd.us 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