Relay for Life Engages All in Fight Against Cancer

Once again the SCA Relay for Life Committee did an outstanding job providing opportunities for all stakeholders, young and old, to engage in the fight to end cancer.

Spring Concerts Herald the Approaching End of Another School Year

Congratulations to our talented musicians, and equally talented teachers, for another enjoyable Spring concert season. Over the past few weeks, we have been treated to entertaining concerts performed by the Middle School Band and Chorus and the High School's Jazz Band, Gospel Choir and Senior High Band and Senior High Chorus.

Junior High Girls Soccer Team Wins Frank Fullmer Memorial Tournament Championship!

Congratulations to the Junior High Girls Soccer Team on winning the Championship of the Frank Fullmer Memorial Tournament this past Saturday.  The girls defeated Montoursville, Midd West, Mifflinburg, Warrior Run, and Midd West again on the way to a 5-0 record and their second consecutive championship.  Morgan Marks led the way in scoring with 4 goals, Hailey Ciocco scored 2, and Hannah Kleman, Kiersten Brecht, and Maggie Morrison each scored one.  The

Senior Class Makes Donation to SCA

Southern Columbia Area High School's Class of 2016 has decided to forgo a class trip and instead will donate money they have raised through the years to their soon-to-be alma matter. The Senior Class recently voted to donate $2,500 to the High School which will be used to purchase three large screen digital displays to be placed in the Charles T. Nesbitt Gymnasium lobby, the Old Gym lobby and the High School Cafeteria.

Second Grade Students to Present Arf!

The Second Grade students of G.C. Hartman Elementary, under the direction of Music Teacher Monna Tomtishen, will be presenting Arf! A Canine Musical on Thursday, May 12th beginning at 6:30 PM in the High School  Auditorium. We hope you are able to attend and see the young performers take center stage in what will surely be an entertaining show!

District Receives Safety Grant

Congrats and many thanks are extended to School Police Officer Clay Fahringer whose application to the Williams Atlantic Sunrise Community Grant program has been awarded. The District will receive $5,000 which will be used to purchase a Digital Portable Radio. The radio has dual band capabilities allowing Officer Fahringer to use it to communicate with District staff as well with emergency responders such as the 911 Center who have converted their radios to a digital frequency.

SCA Prom Royalty

King - Sami Abdul --- Queen - Haley Levan

Prince - Dominick Kandrot --- Princess - Lauren Hower

SCA Prom Court

Senior Prom Court: seated from L to R: Mackenzie Chaundy, Abby Fleishauer, Mackenzie Haladay, Monica Kleman, Haley Levan and Jillian Oley. Standing are, from left, Sami Abdul, Blake Marks, Dustin Chaundy, Nick Becker, Steve Toczylousky and Ross Crowl.

"Narcotic Detector Dogs" Perform Search as part of the District's Safe Schools Efforts

As part of the District’s continuing efforts to ensure that students attending Southern Columbia Area schools have a safe, drug free, and healthy environment in which to learn, the District, in cooperation with the Locust Township Police Department and the Pennsylvania State Police, conducted a drug search of our Middle School and High School using specially-trained dogs who are able to sniff out drugs.

Special Features

Parents and other school community members are encouraged to share their viewpoints about key educational issues, particularly those concerning digital learning and the use of technology to support future ready schools, by participating in the Speak Up Project for Digital Learning, facilitated by Project Tomorrow.  The annual national research project gives education stakeholders the opportunity to ensure their voice is heard not only at Southern Columbia, but at the state and national level as findings are summarized aLearn More

Click here to read a report presented to the Board of Education on November 12, 2018 which reviews bullying data collected by the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency. The report provides data on the frequency and types of bullying behavior being reported by Southern Columbia Area students as well as a look of how this compares to reports of bullying at other schools statewide, and in Columbia County and Northumberland County schools.Learn More