The SCA Career Development Program celebrated the grand opening of its coffee shop on Tuesday, September 6th, experiencing brisk business and many hearty compliments and well-wishes. According Director of Special Education Jennifer Snyder, the coffee shop will be managed by the students and staff of  the specialized transition program and is designed to  provide students with opportunities to take concepts and skills learned in the classroom curriculum and apply them to an actual work setting.  The coffee shop is located in the HIgh School Art Gallery/Old Gym Lobby area and is open to Southern Columbia Area students and staff from 7:30 AM through First Period of the HS/MS bell schedule. The shop offers a variety of coffees, hot chocolate, and tea.
Among the coffee shop’s entrepreneurs are (from left) Curtis Mommo, Jessica Wenner, Shylynn Flowers, Ryan Stimer, Noah Hulsizer, Kurt Crowl, Amanda Murphy, and Joe Quintanilla. Click the photo to see a larger image.

Special Features

Southern Columbia Area School District's draft Special Education Plan is now posted and available for public review. Comments and questions should 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

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

Southern Columbia Area High School eaned 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