Student-Athletes Advance to State Competition

Southern Columbia Area will be represented by five student-athletes at upcoming PIAA swimming and wrestling championships after each turned in outstanding performances in contests concluded this weekend. Jacob Ryan, a member of Bloomsburg Area High School's swimming team, captured the District 4 Championship in the 100-yard backstroke with a career-best time of 56.14 seconds. Jacob was also a member of Bloomsburg Area's championship 200-yard medley relay and 200-yard freestyle relay teams.

Revised Calendar is Posted

A revised 2014-2015 School Calendar is now posted with February 16th, April 1st, April 2nd, June 5th, and June 8th being used as "snow make-up" days. Looking ahead, Friday, April 3rd, and Monday, April 6th, will remain as Spring Recess school holidays. Besides the aforementioned link you can also download a copy of the revised school calendar by clicking here.

SCA Wrestlers Advance to Northeast Regionals

Five Southern Columbia Area High School wrestlers will compete in the 2015 PIAA AA Northeast Regional wrestling tournament to be held at Williamsport Area High School this Friday and Saturday. Leading the way for Southern Columbia Area are Kent Lane (145 pounds) and Billy Barnes (152 pounds) who were crowned champions at last weekend's District 4 AA Tournament.

Tickets for this Year's Musical Now on Sale!

This year's Encore production will be Annie, a Broadway musical based on the comic strip Little Orphan Annie. Among the popular musical selections to be performed are Tomorrow and It's the Hard Knock Life. Southern Columbia's production will be performed March 20th and March 21st at 7:00 PM, and March 22nd at 2:00 PM, in the High School Auditorium.

Two Students Named to the Regional Orchestra

Anthony Rodriguez, Class of 2015, and Olivia Bodner, Class of 2016, turned in stellar performances during the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association Dis

HS and Elementary Students Engage in Unique, Interdisciplinary Lesson

Recently, elementary teacher Mrs. Sue Stone, and secondary teachers Mrs. Casie Baker and Mrs. Lori Shively, created a "monster of a lesson" that afforded their students a meaningful learning experience. Each of the Third grade students in Mrs. Stone’s class were tasked with creating a drawing of an imagined monster and giving their monster an original name.

SCA Welcomes Officer Fahringer

Officer Clay Fahringer has begun service as the District's first School Police Officer after his nomination was reviewed and approved by the Columbia County Court of Common Pleas. The School Police Officer position, created through a successful Safe Schools Grant application, will add another tier of security designed to keep Southern Columbia Area students and staff safe.

Digital Photography Projects Help SCA Think Spring!

Students in Mrs. Casie Baker's Digital Photography class recently displayed their work created as part of the elective course's Animal Photography and Abstract Photography projects. Many of the photos conjured up memories of warmer weather and provided welcome relief from the frigid temperatures gripping the region. The photos shared below were cited by Mrs. Baker as being especially exceptional- and we certainly agree!

County Band Concert is Cancelled

The Columbia County Band Concert originally scheduled for this evening has been cancelled. A make-up date has not yet been determined.

Special Features

High School students and parents can keep track of the many end of year activities taking place by downloading the 2017-2018 EOY Calendar found by clicking on this link. Learn More

Southern Columbia Area School District's Special Education Plan was approved by the Board of Education on April 30, 2018, and has been submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Education for final review. Questions about the plan can be directed to Director of Special Education Jenn Snyder at jsnyder@scasd.us or (570) 356-3510.  Please click this link to review the Special Education Strategic Planning document.Learn More

Take a look back at the summer 2017 facility renovation projects and check on the progress of the Tiger Stadium project via Sway's storyline. Summer projects through August 27, 2017. Tiger Stadium- Start to Present (updated February 2, 2018)Learn More