Distinguished Alumnus to Address Graduates

Jewel Bittner Griffith, Roaring Creek Valley/Southern Area High School’s Class of 1960, has been named the Southern Columbia Area School District's 2016 Distinguished Alumnus recipient.

Retirees Thanked for Dedicated Service to SCA

The Southern Columbia Area School District extends much gratitude, many thanks, and hearty congratulations to the following individuals who retired, or will be retiring, from employment with the District at the conclusion of the 2015-2016, school year:
 
Edward “Russ” Gleeson - Bus Driver (2009 - 2015)
Deborah Mayernick - Bus Driver (2005 - 2015)
Kathleen Grassley - Bus Driver (1985 - 2015)
Kristy Irons - Paraprofessional / Bus Driver (

Remembering our Fallen Heroes

"We are forever indebted to those who have given their lives that we might be free."- President Ronald Reagan, Memorial Day 1983

 

Seth Barrett Wins Teen Star Competition!

Congratulations to Seth Barrett, Class of 2018, who won First Place Instrumentalist in the 6th Annual Teen Star Musical Competition sponsored by First Columbia Bank. In winning the competition, Seth received a $1,500 monetary award from the Bank. It's been a banner year for Seth.

Student Achievement Recognized!

Students Selected to Participate in State Leadership Seminar

Congratulation are extended to sophomores Eli Yemzow and Anthony Scicchitano who were selected as the School District's 2016 Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership (HOBY) representatives.

Online Registration for Fall Sports and Sports Physicals Now Open

Beginning with the 2016-2017, fall sports season, Southern Columbia Area will use FamilyID to streamline the PIAA sports enrollment and sports physical process. All School District forms, and the majority of PIAA forms, will be filled out online and signed electronically. The only exceptions to this are the Health History and Medical Examiners sections of the Comprehensive Initial Pre-Participation Physical Evaluation (CIPPE) form.

Special Features

An anonymous way for you to submit a tip to your school is now available. You do not need to share your name, phone number or anything unless you want to.  You can submit a tip three ways: online, by making a phone call, or by using the Safe2Say Something App. What types of things should you report? If it makes you uncomfortable, submit a tip.Learn More

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