Seat Belt Check Raises Awareness

Many thanks are extended to the Locust Township Police Department, who in conjunction with the North Central Highway Safety Network, set up a seat belt survey for vehicles coming on and off Southern Columbia's campus as a kickoff to Teen Driver Safety Week.

Distinguished Alumni to Address Students

Congratuations are extended to the newest class of Distinguished Alumnus, the late Doug Leisenring Crowl, Ralpho Township High School Class of 1952, Jeff ColosimoClass of 1982, Audrey Smeltzer SchwabClass of 1998, and Josh Maciejewski, Class of 2003.

Memorial to Brian Raker to be Re-Dedicated

On Friday, October 6, 2017, shortly after the performance of the SCA Marching Band's pregame show, a re-dedication ceremony of the "Raker Memorial" will be held.

Homecoming Court Announced

Congratulations are extended to all candidates who have been selected as members of the 2017 Southern Columbia Area High School Homecoming Court.  One of these students will be crowned Homecoming Queen prior to the kickoff of Friday's night football game at Tiger Stadium.

Students' Knowledge of Consumer Economics is Put to a Successful Test!

Southern Columbia Area students are engaged in a variety of educational activities at this year's Bloomsburg Fair including participation in the Fair's Family and Consumer Science (FCS) identification contests and presentations.  Students enrolled in Mrs.

Welcome Home Matt!

One of the nation's newest Marines, PFC Matt Haupt was welcomed home and honored during a ceremony held prior to the Boys Soccer match against Benton. Matt is a member of SCA's Class of 2017, and is home on leave after completing the Marine's intense,12-week boot camp recruit training program.

SCA in the News: Color Run

The fun and excitement of SCA's 2017 Color Run was captured by News-Item photographer Larry Deklinsky. Visit the newspaper's website and photo gallery to see the photos.

Coach Roth Wins 400th Football Game!

Surrounded by present and past Tiger football players, and members of his coaching staff, Coach Jim Roth, was honored in a post-game ceremony following the Tigers victory over Hughesville High School, the team's fourth in four starts and Coach Roth's 400th overall.In reaching this milestone, Coach Roth becomes just the 19th coach nationally, and one of three Pennsylvania coaches, to win 400 games.

Captain Color Visits Elementary Students!

G.C. Hartman Principal Mr. John Fetterman recently visited each of the District's elementary classrooms encouraging them to be postive behavior superheroes! Dressed as Captain Color, Mr. Fetterman told the students they too could be superheroes by being respectful and through other positive behaviors.

Online Registration for the 5K/Fun Run Closes September 18th

Online registration for the Color Me Super Hero 5K and Fun Run to benefit the Positive School Wide Behavior Support initiatives at G.C.

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

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