Camp to Explore Careers That Utilize STEAM Skills

Update July 10, 2018: The camp is now full.  Applications received after July 10th will be placed on a waiting list. Students entering grades 9-12 have an opportunity to earn $250 while exploring various local careers which utilize Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math by enrolling in Camp Steam, which will be based in the HS/MS Library, July 30th through August

Congratulations to the Class of 2018!

Congratulations are extended to the ninety-nine members of the Class of 2018 on reaching the important milestone of high school graduation!

Honor Grads Recognized

The Class of 2018 lived up to its reputation of being a class of high-achievers by sending thirty-one of its ninety-nine members to center stage at Commencement to be recognized as Honor Graduates. In order to attain this standing, students must complete ninth, tenth, eleventh, and twelfth grade with a 95% or higher average.

Messages for Future Generations

Student artists Hannah BradleyRuss Gleeson, and Natalie Ring have created a mural that will surely make students reflect and ponder its meaning and connection to their own lives.

Popular Tournament Crowns Champion Picklers!

After months of competition, the 2018 Pickleball Tournament, culminated with the crowning of champions in three brackets, continuing a sixteen-year, student-favorite, tradition!  Beginning in March and continuing through May, this year's tourrnament attracted 175 students, competing in matches held after school, and during Activity Periods and study halls, The annual tournament sponsored by the District's Physical Edu

School Mural Inspires Adventure and Love of Learning!

The finishing touches on a new High School mural is taking place in between final exams and other end-of-the-year activities. The work, the creation of students in Mrs.

Civic Groups Assist Trauma Kit Initiative

The District's Safe Schools initiative to place trauma kits throughout its schools and offices, received another much-welcomed financial boost from community members, this time through the generosity of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Catawissa Post #8306 and the Catawissa Valley

Artwork to be Featured in CSIU Gallery

Congratulations to Morgan Cole, Class of 2019, and CeCe Cook, Class of 2018, who were selected to display their artwork in galleries created by the Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit (CSIU). The CSIU has set aside gallery spaces in its facilities to display artwork from students in its local school districts.

Ceremonies Bring Seniors One Step Closer to Graduation!

On May 30th, the Class of 2018, celebrated the pending close of their senior year by joining together in a student-organized Baccauleureate service, followed later that evening at the District's Annual Awards program which recognizes outstanding student achievement.

More Scenes from the Senior Walk

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