The True Facts About College Recruiting

On Monday, April 21st, the Southern Columbia Area Athletic Department will present a 60-minute workshop entitled "The Realities of College Recruiting." It will be presented by Jack Renkens, a former college coach and recruiting expert. The program is free and open to the public. It will be held in the Southern Columbia Area High School Auditorium beginning at 7:00 PM.

Students to Compete in State Speech Tournament

Southern Columbia Area High School's Forensics Team will be represented by Thomas Marinelli (11th grade), Sami Abdul (10th grade) and Adam Unger (10th grade) at the Pennsylvania High School Speech League State Championship Tournament to be held at Susquehanna University in Selingsgrove this Friday and Saturday. The students will be competing in the following events:

Computer Fair Contestants Garner Awards

Congratulations are extended to sophomores Aiyona Hayman, Francesca Schu, and Amara Nazario for their first place finish in the Digital Movie category at the Regional Computer Fair hosted by the Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit. They will now move on to the state competition at Dickenson College. According to Bill Herald, CSIU’s Technical Support and SQA manager, computer fairs take place in each intermediate unit in the state.

Drug Awareness Poster Contest Winners Announced

 

Congratulations to the following budding artists who were named winners in the Drug Awareness Poster Contest!:

Verizon.net Customers Unable to Receive SCA e-Mails

If you are a Verizon.net customer, please be advised that e-mails emanating from the Southern Columbia Area School District are not being delivered to your Verizon inbox. The District can receive e-mails from Verizon.net accounts however responses or new messages sent to those accounts are being returned to the District as undeliverable. Verizon's technical support can only troubleshoot issues reported by Verizon account holders.

Hunter Safety Course

The PA Game Commission will offer a Hunter Safety Course on May 6 and May 8 from 3:15 pm to 6:30 pm in the large group area of G.C. Hartman Elementary.   Participants must turn 11 years old by the last day of the course and attend both sessions.  Registration must be completed online at www.pgc.state.pa.us.  

Leaders Prepare for Wednesday's Town Hall Meeting

On Monday, G.C. Hartman Elementary was the setting for a Media Day Rountable Discussion of key topics that will be presented at the Drug Awareness Town Hall Meeting to be held on Wednesday, March 26th. The Media Day discussion was moderated by State Representative Kurt Masser and was attended by representatives from law enforcement, the judicial system, and various county-level offices.

Into the Woods Receives Rave Reviews!

Congratulations to Mrs. Letha Stone, the Music Department, and the cast and crew of Into the Woods for a tremendous performance! Many thanks are also extended to staff, parent volunteers, ad sponsors and community members who donated materials, built props and/or who helped in any other way. Your support and commitment to SCA’s Music Department and Encore program is very much appreciated!

Annual Volleyball Tournament a Success!

Recently, the High School Physical Education Department held its much-anticipated Second Annual Volleyball Tournament. Nine teams, with rosters filled by students in grades nine through twelve, participated in the fun event. 

Special Education Plan Report Available for Review

We are pleased to announce that the District's Special Education Plan Report (07/01/2014-06/30/2017) is now complete and available for public review.

Special Features

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

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 PresentBefore and After PicturesLearn More

Southern Columbia Area High School eaned lifetime status as National Blue Ribbon School in 2016, being named a National Blue Ribbon School for Exemplary High Performing School. Click the link to read more about the school's National Blue Ribbon Schools award recognition. Learn More