Tigers Demonstrate Pride, Joy and Athletic Prowess at Spartan Games

Southern Columbia students trekked to Fountain Springs, Pennsylvania to participate in the 2nd Annual Spartan Games hosted by the North Schuylkill School District. The Spartan Games, similar to the Special Olympics, showcases the abilities of students with intellectual disabilities as they engage in competitive athletic contests.

Southern Musicians Among Teen Finalists!

Congratulations and good luck to Zach Honabach, Class of 2019 and Mikaela Brouse, Class of 2020, who emerged from a field of more than 45 contestants to become finalists in the 2018 First Columbia Teen Star Musical Competition  This year's competition will feature twelve finalists re

Pact Demonstrates Power and Promise of Compromise

The Collective Bargaining Agreement recently approved by the Southern Columbia Area Board of Directors and the Southern Columbia Area Education Association has been signed by the presidents of both groups, making the deal official.

Students Engage in "Natural" Application to Classroom Lessons!

G.C.Hartman First Grade students were put in touch with nature, courtesy of the efforts of their teachers and team of volunteers, as part of the scho

Ag Day 2018 Takes Students back to Community's Roots!

Ag Day 2018, the sequel to last year's first-ever event, was once again well-received by a school community eager to learn more about the

Foundation Awards Teacher Grants

The Southern Columbia Community Foundation helped celebrate Teacher Appreciation Day 2018 by awarding  $9,077.25 in grants to teacher applicants who submitted proposals in the inaugural year of the Teacher Grant Program.

American Legion Assists with Safe Schools Effort

Catawissa American Legion Post 541 recently donated $1,000 to support Southern Columbia Area's initiative to put trauma kits in each school building. The kits are intended for use in the immediate aftermath of a traumatic event such as an active shooter. The kits include gauze, compression bandages, tourniquets and other materials which can stop bleeding.

A Good Time was Had by All!

From all accounts, the 2018 Prom, sponsored by the Junior Class, was a fun, memorable event for the over 200 students in attendance. The dinner and dance held at Ponduce, was preceeded by the promenade which was highlighted by the crowning of the Royal Court!

Artists Garner Top Awards including Best in Show!

Senior CeCe Cook picked up this year’s Best in Show award at Packwood House Museum’s 40th annual Scholastic Arts Exhibit. The winning entry, entitled “Cubist Violin,” was entered in the Sculpture category.

History Comes Alive for MS Students

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