Join H.A.R.T. for a fun day in Philadelphia!

The Hartman Alliance of Residents and Teachers (HART) will be having a fundraiser bus trip to Philadelpia on Saturday, April 11, 2015.  All proceeds from the trip will benefit HART.  For mor information, please click here.

 

MS Graphic Designers Win Computer Fair Competition!

 
A team of Southern Columbia Area Middle School students recently put their imagination and design skills to the test and came away with a First Place finish in the 2015 Pennsylvania Regional Computer Fair hosted by the Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit 16.

Kent Lane Crowned State Champion!

Photo courtesy of PenLive.com and The Patriot NewsCongratulations are extended to senior Kent Lane on capturing the PIAA Class AA 145 pound Wrestling Championship! Kent scored a decisive 5-0 victory over Robert Patrick of Ligonier Valley to win the gold medal. Kent's younger brother, Jaret Lane, a freshman, also had a big day. Jaret earned a state medal finishing fifth in the state!

Follow the Progress of SCA's Wrestlers at "States"

If you can't make it to Hershey, you can follow the progress of  Billy Barnes (152 pounds), Shane Casey (113 pounds), Jaret Lane (106 pounds), and Kent Lane (145 lbs) by clicking on the links below. The four wrestlers are competing to be named the top Class AA wrestler in their weight class.

Students Preparing for Empty Bowl Fundraiser

Once again, the Senior Class and the High School Art Club are joining forces to help combat local hunger through a community service project known as the Empty Bowls. The students intend to raise funds which will be donated to the Manna for the Many, a Shamokin-based, food bank. The students are currently selling $5.00 tickets for the Third Annual Empy Bowl Fundraiser which will be held on Sunday, March 29th in the High School Cafeteria from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM.

Forensics Team Shines Again!

Southern Columbia Area High School's Forensics Team turned in another fine showing, this time excelling at the 2015 PHSSL District 9 Tournament. At the District tournament, the Duo Interpretation team of Lena Becker and Aiyona Hayman finished second in that category, as did Adam Unger in Humorous Interpretation.

Students Excel in Governor's STEM Competition

A Southern Columbia Area High School STEM team consisting of  Noah Carl, Tyler Keiser, Thomas Marinelli, Elyse Noll, and Conner Swank placed second in the Governor’s Jobs1st STEM Competition.

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.

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 a 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