French-Speaking Festival Proves to be Challenging and Fun!

Students enrolled in Mrs. Lauren Day's French 2 course recently visited Susquehanna University to spend a day immersed in interactive, French-speaking activities. The activities, organized by the University's French 301: Advanced Conversation and Phonetics, were a part of The Fifth Annual Journée de la Francophonie: An Interactive Day for Francophone Activities and French Conversations. The annual French-speaking festival gives students an opportunity to practice speaking French publicly and spontaneously.

Today is the School Board Vacancy Application Deadline

Thu, 11/30/2017

Residents of the Southern Columbia Area School District who wish to apply for a vacant seat on the Board of Education can do so by submitting a letter of interest and resume to Tresa Britch, Board Secretary, by today, which is the application deadline. The information can be e-mailed to tbritch@scasd.us or mailed/dropped off to the District Office located at 800 Southern Drive, Catawissa, Pa. 17820.

SCA Musicians Perform in Select Choral Group

Each year, any high school student in the Benton, Berwick, Bloomsburg, Central Columbia, Danville, Southern Columbia and Millville school districts who is "a member in good standing in their district’s choral program" is permitted to audition for the Columbia-Montour High School County Chorus. From this large pool of choral musicans, a select number are chosen to perform.

Tonight's Championship Game is a Black Out!

Fri, 11/17/2017

Good luck to the Tiger Football Team in this evening's contest against Mt. Carmel Area High School for the District 4 2A Championship! Kickoff is 7:00 PM at Tiger Stadium. Tiger fans are encouraged to wear black in support of our team!

Powder Puff Games Set for Noon Kickoff!

Sun, 11/19/2017
The Annual Power Puff games sponsored by SCA's Varsity Club will be held this afternoon beginning at 12:00 noon. The first game will feature the freshmen vs. the sophomores followed by the juniors vs. seniors! The games will be played at Tiger Stadium with a $2.00 admission fee charged. In conjunction with the games, there will be a canned food drive in support of local food banks. Canned food items can be dropped off in the HS Cafeteria prior to the games.

Veterans Day Reflections

Each Veterans Day, our nation extends thanks and gratitude to veterans and active military personnel whose sacrifices have preserved the freedoms we as Americans enjoy.

Return of AR Accelerates Reading!

The return of the Accelerated Reader program to the District's K-12 curriculum has received positive reviews from SCA's students and staff who recently celebrated improved student reading habits with end of the marking period AR parties. According to Sixth Grade ELA and Social Studies teacher Mrs.

Lit Keystone Exams Begin Today

Tue, 01/16/2018

The Winter Literature Keystone Exams will be administered today and tomorrow.

Biology Keystone Exams

Thu, 12/07/2017

The Winter Biology Keystone Exams will be administered today and tomorrow.

Winter Keystone Exams

Tue, 12/05/2017

The Algebra 1 Winter Keystone Exams will be administered today and tomorrow.

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