Special School Board Meeting -** New Procedure for Public Comment**

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a special virtual Board meeting for general purposes on Thursday, July 2, 2020, at 6:00 p.m.  The main focus of the meeting will be to conduct another vote on the budget due to an oversight ,in light of the fact there was a vote to reconsider the motion on the budget at the June 29th meeting.  The meeting will be streamed on Facebook Live.  The Agenda for the meeting may be accessed through

School Board meeting to be held Virtually

Mon, 07/20/2020

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a Board meeting for general purposes this evening at 6:00 p.m. virtually.  The public will have access to the virtual meeting through Facebook Live.

Finance Committee Meeting to be held immediately following Special Board Meeting

Mon, 07/13/2020

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors Finance Committee will meet this evening immediately following the Special Board Meeting, which will begin at 6:00 p.m. The public will have access to the meeting through Facebook Live and may provide public comment through Microsoft Forms.

Special Board & Facilities/Finance Committee Meetings to be held Virtually

Mon, 07/13/2020

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a special Board meeting for general purposes this evening at 6:00 p.m. and will be immediately followed by a Facilities/Finance Committee meeting.  The meetings will be held virtually.  The public may access the meetings through Facebook Live and may provide public comment through Microsoft Forms.  Please check the Announcements on the website the day of the meeting for a link to the Microsoft Forms Public Comment form.

Special School Board Meeting to be held Virtually

Mon, 06/29/2020

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a Special Board meeting for general purposes this evening at 6:00 p.m. virtually.  The public will have access to the virtual meeting through a Facebook Live feed.

Special School Board Meeting to be held Virtually

Mon, 06/22/2020

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a Special Board meeting for general purposes this evening at 6:00 p.m. virtually.  The public will have access to the virtual meeting through a Facebook Live feed.

Upcoming Board of Directors Meetings

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold the following meetings during the months of June and July:
 
June:
22 & 29 - 6:00 PM - Special Board meetings for general purposes - Virtual meetings.
 
July:
13 - 6:00 PM - Facilities Committee outdoor campus tour.
13 - 7:00 PM - Finance Committee - HS Library, 812 Southern Dr., Catawissa.
20 - 6:00 PM - School Board - Virtu

Parents & Guardians - We Need your Input!

In these uncertain times, the Southern Columbia Area School District Administration is faced with making some difficult decisions regarding the 2020-2021 school year.  The Administration is asking for your input regarding your child's education for the upcoming school year.  Parents and Guardians, please click here to complete a survey and provide your valuable input . 

Schedule Appointment for Kindergarten Registration

After you have completed the online registration, please click the link below to self-schedule for Kindergarten Registration which will be held on June 23rd, 24th, and 25th of 2020.
https://outlook.office365.com/owa/calendar/GCHartmanElementarySchool@scasd.us/bookings/

 

Kindergarten Registration

Tue, 06/23/2020 - Thu, 06/25/2020

 

Click this link to schedule your appointment for kindergarten registration:
https://outlook.office365.com/owa/calendar/GCHartmanElementarySchool@scasd.us/bookings/

Special Features

Southern Columbia is engaged in a yearlong initiative to Soar into Space in hopes of being chosen as a downlink site for a live feed emanating from the International Space Station. If chosen, students and staff will be afforeded the unique opportunity to speak with the astronauts currently on the space station sometime in spring 2020. To help the District's application stand out among the rest, Literacy Specialist Lindy Novak and Library Manager Amanda Noblit, have created a set activities and events.Learn More

The Take 5 to Save Lives program outlines 5 things that we can all do to work together to prevent suicide.The campaign encourages everyone to take five minutes out of their day to complete five prevention-focused action steps: 1. Learn the Signs: Take a few minutes to learn the warning signs of suicide. 2. Know How to Help- Know what to say and do if someone you know is struggling.3. Practice Self-Care- MLearn More