"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.

2016 Relay for Life

The Southern Columbia Relay for Life will be held on Friday, May 20th, at Tiger Stadium on the campus of Southern Columbia High School from 4:00pm to Midnight.  Please help us fight cancer by stopping by to enjoy entertainment, food, and activities.  This year’s theme is “GAME ON – THE CURE STARTS HERE”.  For the full schedule of events, please read more . . .

Time Travelers Program Offers Unique Summer Fun!

The Susquehanna River Valley Heritage Alliance, a collaborative effort of museums and historical societies, is offering a Passport Program from May 1st through August 16th to stimulate interest in local history among area students. The "passport" will list participating organizations, incentives, and opportunities to learn about area history.

Students Headed to FBLA Nationals!

Congratulations to Amara Nazario and Alexys Yannes, both members of the Class of 2016, whose successful Public Service Announcement project has earned them a trip to the FBLA National Leadership Conference to be held in Atlanta, Georgia this summer.

2nd Grade Performance of "ARF"

2nd grade will be performing the musical "ARF" on Thursday, May 12th in the high school auditorium. The performance will begin at 6:30 p.m.
 

Summer Work Available for Students

The District is now accepting applications for summer student custodial workers.  These jobs are open to all students ages 14 and older.   Employment will begin following the last day of school and will run Monday through Friday, 9:00 am-2:00 pm.

PSSA Idol Inspires Students!

Each year, G.C. Hartman Elementary Center kicks off the statewide assessments with a fun-filled and highly-entertaining variety show which features the school's teachers and staff as the main acts!

Culinary Competition a Sweet Success!

Students enrolled in Ms. Emily Karas' International Foods and Desserts course recently put their culinary skills to a test through participation in the First Annual Delicious Desserts Cake Competition.

Art Show to Showcase K-12 Student Work!

The annual District Art Show hosted by teachers Mrs. Tia Brown and Mrs. Casie Baker will be held Monday, April 25th with the students' artwork on display in two locations.

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