School Board News

The Board of Education welcomed back a former director and bid farewell to another at a special meeting for general purposes held on January 2nd. It also set a new meeting start time, 7:00 PM, for all regular meetings beginning Monday, January 8th.

Foundation Announces Teacher Grant Program

The Southern Columbia Community Foundation recently announced the launch of a Teacher Grant program whose intent is "to uphold educational excellence in Southern Columbia Area public schools by promoting innovative opportunities that inspire students." The Teacher Grant program will fund as many a five proposals in this grant cycle, with awards of $200-$1,000 possible. Teachers are invited to submit an application through February 28, 2018, with awards announced on Teacher Appreciation Day (May 8th).

Season's Greetings from SCA!

May this holiday season be everything you wish, for you and your loved ones! On behalf of the Southern Columbia Area School District we wish you a joyous holiday season. May the new year bring you good health, happiness,and success!

Santa Visits Southern Columbia!

Lending a helping hand to Mr. David McAnnaney in directing the busy holiday campus traffic was Santa! Many thanks to both for keeping traffic moving and keeping spirits bright!

Cherished Christmas Traditions!

SCA's student musicians make the holidays especially festive in our schools as they not only fill our auditorium with beautiful concert music but also travel the halls, classrooms and offices of the District's buildings performing Yuletide favorites!

3rd Grade Musical Warms Hearts!

The Third Grade Class Choir, directed by Mrs. Monna Tomtishen, once again warmed the hearts of an appreciative audience with an energetic performance of the musical, On With the Snow! The holiday show featured six songs and over 30 speaking parts- all well-executed and well-received!

Seven Players, Coach Roth Named to All-State Team

Accolades for outstanding performance and achievement throughout the 2017 season continued for the Tiger Football Team as their Head Coach and seven players were named to the Pennsylvania Football Writers Class 2A All-State Team.

Student Council Helps Spread Yuletide Cheer!

The High School Student Council recently coordinated a variety of activities designed to lift the spirits and brighten the holidays for those less fortunate. The student group's 4th Annual Covers for Kids Drive was a success, collecting 130 blankets and pillows to be donated to families staying with loved ones hospitalized at the Janet Weis Children's Hospital.

Spirit Week Activities Announced!

The week leading to Winter Recess will be especially festive in the Middle School with students and staff participating in a variety of Spirit Week activities including the following dress up days:  MondayFlannel or Fleece Day!

Special Features

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

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