SCA Welcomes New Staff!

A warm welcome is extended to the following individuals who will be joining Southern Columbia Area's staff for the 2018-2019 school year: Kristy Trefsger, Title 1 Reading Teacher; Steven Roth, 7th Grade Science Teacher; Zach Malett, K-4 Computer Technology Teacher; Dante Anskis, MS Emotional Support Teacher; Brenda Breisch, Elementary School Secretary; Rebecca Kornaski, HS Custodian; and paraprofessionals Brooke Travelpiece, Cynthia Wheary, Misty

A Look Back at this Summer's Facility Projects

The District's campus has been a bevy of activity this summer with a variety of construction and repair projects underway designed to provide students and staff a

Students Recognized with Top Honors at National Convention

Southern Columbia's two representatives at the FBLA National Leadership Conference in Baltimore, Maryland, enjoyed a rewarding experience, that was made even more memorable with both students earning recognition for high-achievement in the organization's competitive, academic events.

Free and Reduced Meals Application Now Available

The Southern Columbia Area School District offers healthy meals every school day. Breakfast costs for all students are $1.60. Lunch costs for students in grades K through 4 are $2.25 and $2.50 for those in grades 5-12. Your child(ren) may qualify for free meals or for reduced price meals. The reduced price for breakfast is $.30 and $.40 for lunch.

District's Special Education Plan Receives PDE Approval

The Pennsylvania Department of Education has notified the District that its Special Education Plan for the July 1, 2018-June 30, 2021 cycle has been approved.  Every three years, Pennsylvania school districts study an

Camp to Explore Careers That Utilize STEAM Skills

Update July 10, 2018: The camp is now full.  Applications received after July 10th will be placed on a waiting list. Students entering grades 9-12 have an opportunity to earn $250 while exploring various local careers which utilize Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math by enrolling in Camp Steam, which will be based in the HS/MS Library, July 30th through August

Congratulations to the Class of 2018!

Congratulations are extended to the ninety-nine members of the Class of 2018 on reaching the important milestone of high school graduation!

Honor Grads Recognized

The Class of 2018 lived up to its reputation of being a class of high-achievers by sending thirty-one of its ninety-nine members to center stage at Commencement to be recognized as Honor Graduates. In order to attain this standing, students must complete ninth, tenth, eleventh, and twelfth grade with a 95% or higher average.

Messages for Future Generations

Student artists Hannah BradleyRuss Gleeson, and Natalie Ring have created a mural that will surely make students reflect and ponder its meaning and connection to their own lives.

Popular Tournament Crowns Champion Picklers!

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 Edu

Special Features

Southern Columbia Area High School earned 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

An information and resource page pertaining to issues which influence the school budgeting process can be found by clicking on this link.Learn More