Foundation Awards Teacher Grants

The Southern Columbia Community Foundation helped celebrate Teacher Appreciation Day 2018 by awarding  $9,077.25 in grants to teacher applicants who submitted proposals in the inaugural year of the Teacher Grant Program.

American Legion Assists with Safe Schools Effort

Catawissa American Legion Post 541 recently donated $1,000 to support Southern Columbia Area's initiative to put trauma kits in each school building. The kits are intended for use in the immediate aftermath of a traumatic event such as an active shooter. The kits include gauze, compression bandages, tourniquets and other materials which can stop bleeding.

A Good Time was Had by All!

From all accounts, the 2018 Prom, sponsored by the Junior Class, was a fun, memorable event for the over 200 students in attendance. The dinner and dance held at Ponduce, was preceeded by the promenade which was highlighted by the crowning of the Royal Court!

Artists Garner Top Awards including Best in Show!

Senior CeCe Cook picked up this year’s Best in Show award at Packwood House Museum’s 40th annual Scholastic Arts Exhibit. The winning entry, entitled “Cubist Violin,” was entered in the Sculpture category.

Tiger Stadium

Photo snapped by teacher and coach Ms. Jen Stine capturing a majestic view of Tiger Stadium.

History Comes Alive for MS Students

Spring Concerts Herald the Approaching Wrap Up of Another School Year!

 
The Spring Concert featuring the High School Band and Senior Chorus provided a highly-entertaining start to the annual spring concert series which features high school and middle school musicians. The Band was led by Instrumental Director Mr. Joel Thomas and the Chorus by Choral Director Mrs. Letha Stone.

Phys Ed Students Reach New Heights!

The Pennsylvania National Guard recently provided students a unique physical education opportunity by bringing a climbing wall to the District free of charge. The impressive 25-foot structure was transported to Southern Columbia by the PA Arny National Guard's Mobile Event Team (MET).

2nd Annual Ag Day to be Celebrated Today!

Tue, 05/08/2018

The agricultural heritage of Southern Columbia will be celebrated by students, staff and community members on campus today with a variety of ag-themed events incluing petting zoos and farm equipment displays.

Memorial Day Holiday

Mon, 05/28/2018

All schools and offices are closed in observance of Memorial Day. Classes will resume tomorrow.

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