June Schedule for 5th & 6th Grade Students

A special schedule will be in effect for Fifth and Sixth Grade students June 6th through June 9th. Click here to view the schedule.

Final Exam Schedule for 7th & 8th Graders

All Middle School core courses (Math, ELA, Science, and Social Studies) will have a final exam. Click here to view the final exam schedule and its accompanying Early Dismissal Permission form.

Students Pitch STEAM Proposals to Engineer

Over the past month, Mr.

Mock DUI Crash Teaches Life Lessons

Students Participate in TV Taste-Test

Students in Mrs. Janelle Burcicki's 7th grade English class recently participated in a televised taste test produced by Kerry Brazen of WNEP-TV.  Kerry is the station's "official taste tester" putting all sorts of new food products to the test.

School Garden Featured on Newscast

Southern Columbia Area's courtyard garden was recently featured by WNEP-TV on its Power to Save segment. To view the broadcast click the picture or this link.

New to You Exchange Now Open for Business!

A clothing exchange/swap program, New to You Exchange, is now available to all High School students. According to organizer Ms. Emily Karas, a wide variety of clothing, accessories, and toiletries are available for both male and female students at no charge.

SCA Excels at 2017 Envirothon!

Southern Columbia Area was represented at the 2017 Envirothon by five teams of students, led by advisor Ms. Kristen Vitkauskas. The teams, consisting of five students each, engaged in team building and leadership experiences, as well as training and testing in five natural resource categories: soils and land use, aquatic ecology, forestry, wildlife, and current environmental issues.

Idol Competition Provides Students Inspiration!

While students rarely view test-taking as fun, G.C. Hartman Elementary Center's students typically look forward to the administration of Pennsylvania's standardized tests as this also means it's time for the annual PSSA Idol competition!

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