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.

Parents Invited to STEM Open House

The STEM Magnet Program, founded in Fall 2013, allows high-achieving high school juniors and seniors the opportunity to get a head start on a college career in the STEM disciplines. The program offers a choice in two areas of focus: Engineering or Health Sciences. It also gives students interested in math or other sciences the tools needed to be successful in college. While continuing to take classes at their current high school, STEM Magnet participants will be a part of a cohort of students from 11 school districts who take two STEM college courses per semester at Bloomsburg University.

Special Features

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

An information and resource page pertaining to issues which influence the school budgeting process can be found by clicking on this link.Learn More