Honoring America's Heroes!

On this Veterans Day- the 100th Anniversary of

Veterans Day 2018

Southern Columbia's students and staff will honor all veterans and active military personnel during its annual Veterans Day Assembly and Luncheon.

Schools Team Up to Create Monster of a Lesson!

Elementary teachers Mrs. Sue Stone and Mrs. Erin Spotts, and secondary teachers Mrs. Casie Baker and Mrs. Lori Shively, created a cross-curricular "monster of a lesson" that provided their students with a meaningful learning experience. Each of the Third grade students in Mrs.

District IV Champs!

The Lady Tigers captured the 2018 District IV A Soccer Championship with a 3-2 victory over previously unbeaten East Juniata High School. The District IV Champs will now enter State Playoff action on Tuesday with a First Round match against District XI Champion Moravian Academy.

District Receives PCCD Safety Grant

The School Safety and Security Committee established within the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD) by Act 44 of 2018 recently approved $12.4 million in school safety grants to 496 school districts throughout the Commonwealth.

Lessons Connect Students and Scientists

Mrs. Connie Lupold's Fifth Grade Science students have been visiting far-away science labs and meeting with renowned scientists thanks to unique lessons made possible through enrollment in Microsoft's Skype-a-Scientist program. The program is giving Mrs.

District Crown Highlights Repeat Stellar Efforts!

Congratulations are extended to seniors Ethan Knoebel and Haley Scopelliti who turned in stellar performances at the 2018 District 

Book Fair Opens November 12th

Southern Columbia's Annual Book Fair for elementary and middle school students will be held November 12th through November 20th. The Fair will be open in the G.C. Hartman Elementary School Library during regular school hours and throughout the Parent-Teacher Conferences scheduled for November 19-20.

SCA Awarded Safe Schools Grant

Secretary of Education Pedro A. Rivera recently announced that $1.04 million has been awarded to 60 public school entities to establish and implement programs to prevent and reduce violent incidents. Applicants were eligible to receive up to $20,000 to fund programs. Southern Columbia was one of awardees, receiving the maximum amount.

Foundation Announces PayPal Donation Option

A secure way to donate electronically has been announced by the Southern Columbia Community Foundation. Effective immediately, donors can make monetary contributions to the Foundation through its newly-created PayPal account.

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