SCA's FBLA Chapter Enjoys Another Banner Year!

Congratulations to the members of the Southern Columbia Area chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America who have qualified to compete in the 2016 Pennsylvania FBLA State Leadership Conference April 11-13, 2016, at the Hershey Lodge, Hershey, Pennsylvania. All totaled, 30 members of the SCA chapter have earned a trip to the state conference!
 
The Future Business Leaders of America is a national career and technical student organization whose mission is to bring business and education together in a positive working rela

Wrestling Team Crowned Sectional Champs!

Congratulations to the Tiger Wrestling Team on winning the team's first sectional title since 1999 and advancing nine wrestlers to next week’s District 4 Class AA tournament in Williamsport.

Wrestling Team on the Rise!

Congratulations to the Tiger Wrestling team who finished as one of the top eight teams in the state at the PIAA Class AA Team Wrestling Championships. "We proved we belonged,” stated Head Coach Jerry Marks. We needed a showing like this. It is great for the program!" Also enjoying a great week was the Junior High Wrestling Team which won the 2016 District 4 Heartland Tournment of Champions at Shamokin Area High School. Congratulations to our coaches and wrestlers on a successful season!

Fundraiser Page Now Available

Southern Columbia Area teams, clubs, boosters and other school-affiliated groups can now post all fundraising efforts on a newly-created "fundraising page." The information must be submitted by the advisor, coach, teache

Students Shine at District Chorus Festival

Congratulations to Sheila Brassard and Olivia Bodner who have been selected by the Pennsylvania Music Educator’s Association (PMEA) to participate in the Region IV Chorus Festival to be held at Greater Nanticoke Area High School, March 16-18. Sheila and Olivia were selected based on their performances at the District 8 Chorus Festival underway at Mifflinburg Area HIgh School.

Wrestling Team Reaches States for First Time in School History!

Congratulations to the Tiger Wrestling team who is competing in the PIAA Class AA Team Wrestling Championships. The Tigers have become the first Southern Columbia Area Wrestling team to advance to the State Team Tournament in the 18 year history of team dual competition. You can follow the progress of the boys by clicking on the link below.

Elementary Students and Staff Launch 2016 Pennies for Patients Campaign

G.C. Hartman Elementary will once again be participating in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) Student Series, "Pennies for Patients." This is a national fundraising campaign to support the LLS mission to cure blood cancers and improve the lives of patients and their families. "With this program, students see firsthand how their involvement can make a difference in helping save the lives of blood cancer patients simply by fundraising," stated Counselor Mr. Eric Deeter. Last year, G.C.

District Awarded Two Safe Schools Grants

The Pennsylvania Department of Education has officially announced that the Southern Columbia Area School District has been awarded two Safe Schools grants designed to enhance student and staff safety. The grants are awarded on a competitive basis.  The District was awarded a $23,500 Safe Schools Initiative Targeted Equipment grant and a $20,000 grant to help support and sustain the District's School Police Officer position.

Pre-K Counts Program Coming to SCA!

The District, in partnership with the Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit, is pleased to announce that a Pre-K Counts program will soon be available to Southern Columbia Area School District residents. Pre-K Counts is a free program available for children who are between ages three and five (who are not yet enrolled in kindergarten) or may be at risk of school failure – either because of family income level, language, cultural or special needs issues.

State Championship Gear Now Available for Ordering

Attention Tiger Football fans- the official State Championship gear is now available for ordering! According to the Boosters, there are four different clothing design options, two in black and two in vegas gold. You can order t-shirts, long sleeve shirts, crewneck sweatshirts, hooded sweatshirts, as well as wicking material options. There are also four different hat options for purchase. Order forms can be downloaded by clicking the link below or by stopping in any of the school offices.

Special Features

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

Southern Columbia Area High School earned 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