Never Forget

Today we pause to remember the 2,977 people who perished in the horrific terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The victims included heroic Americans- firemen, policemen, and other first responders, as well as private citizens- who rushed into dangerous situations to aid those who were endangered by the attacks.

Student-Run Coffee Shop Now Open for Business!

The SCA Career Development Program celebrated the grand opening of its coffee shop on Tuesday, September 6th, experiencing brisk business and many hearty compliments and well-wishes.

Color Run to Benefit District's SWPBIS Efforts!

Southern Columbia Area's Schoolwide Positive Behavior Team is sponsoring a 5K Race and a 1.5. mile Fun Run with both events promoting and benefitting the District's schoolwide positive behavior efforts. The My School Color Run will include a timed 5k race and a 1.5 mile untimed  junior fun run. Participants can run, walk, and/or jog while raising funds for our school!

Back-to-School News

Click the photo or this link to read the Shamokin News-Item's annual back-to-school story. In addition to the information in the news story, the following back-to-school news may be of interest to you:

Welcome Back Students!

Hope you had a restful and fun-filled summer vacation! We're happy to have you back in school and we wish you a year filled with good grades, good memories, and many enriching learning experiences!  Make the 2016-2017 school year your best one yet! 

Online Payment for Meals Now Available!

Parents and guardians are now able to pay for their child's school meals online through myschoolaccount.com.

Kick-Off of 5K Run/Walk a Success!

Registration and Paperwork Due for Fall Sports

Registration and paperwork for fall sports are due prior to the first day of practice.  If your child is playing a fall sport and you have not yet registered your child through FamilyID, please do so immediately.  Family ID can be accessed through the District's Athletic webpage by clicking on Sports Registration.  The required paperwork can be mailed to the Athletic Trainer, Tim Jurnak at the High School's address or if you would like to hand deliver it personally, Mr.

SCA in the News: School Garden and Elementary Security Project Featured

Southern Columbia Area's Wellness and Farm to School Initiative and the planned security upgrades at G.C.Hartman Elementary School were recently featured by the Shamokin News-Item newspaper.

New Teachers Welcomed!

The Southern Columbia Area School District extends a warm welcome to the following teachers who will be joining SCA's instructional staff in 2016-2017: Katherine (Nolt) Peachey, Middle School English, Stacey Hochenbroch, Fourth Grade, and Cassandra Gum, Elementary School Emotional Support/Special Education. Wishing you all much success working with SCA's students! Congratulations and welcome aboard!

Special Features

All District offices are staffed throughout the summer should you need to contact your child's school. The offices are open to the public Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM until 2:00 PM and Fridays from 8:00 AM until 12 noon. Learn More

Wishing all students and staff a safe, happy, and much deserved summer break! Classes for the 2018-2019, school year, will begin Monday, August 27th. Until then, enjoy your vacation!Learn More