PIAA Track and Field Championships this Weekend

Fri, 05/23/2014

Good luck is extended to Andrew Steely, Luke Rarig, Cody Pavlick and Trent Donlan who will be competing in the 2014 PIAA Track and Field Championships to be held Friday and Saturday at Seth Grove Stadium on the campus of Shippensburg University!

Marketing Students Engage in Unique Field Trip

Recently, Business Education Teacher Kristie Anderson and seventeen Marketing and FBLA students were invited to Knoebels Amusement Park to take part in a  commercial shoot for the Flying Turns wooden bobsled roller coaster.  In addition to being featured in the commercial, the students were able to learn more about marketing and video production.  The commercial will be shown on television, the internet and during "pre-roll ads" shown before launching a YouTube video.  "The students had a great time and le

Primary Election is Today

Tue, 05/20/2014

Southern Columbia Area School District registered voters in Columbia and Northumberland counties are encouraged to vote in today's Primary Election.  All registered voters- Democrats, Republicans and Independents- will have an opportunity to cast a vote on the Act 1 Referendum Question pertaining to the School District. 

Memorial Day Observance - SCHOOLS CLOSED

Mon, 05/26/2014

All schools and offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.

Relay for Life Activities Announced

On Friday, May 30th Southern Columbia's elementary and middle school students will kick off the 2014 Southern Columbia Relay for Life celebration by participating in the annual Relay for Life Recess (Grade K-4) and Relay for Life Field Day (Grades 5-8).  During the Relay for Life Recess, SCA's elementary students will participate in activities designed and organized by the middle school students. The middle school students will then have the opportunity to participate in these same activities from noon to dismissal during Field Day.

Budget Information Meeting

Mon, 05/12/2014

All Southern Columbia Area School District stakeholders are invited to attend a Budget Information presentation this evening at 6:00 PM in the High School Auditorium. Unfortunately, the 2014-2015, budget forecast is not good. Please attend this session to learn more about the 2014-2015 budget, the District's plan to address a projected revenue shortfall, and what you can do to assist the District  in navigating through this difficult period. Information concerning the May 20th referendum question will also be presented.

Middle School STEM Team Crowned State Champs!

10:30 AM Dismissal

Mon, 06/09/2014

All schools in the Southern Columbia Area School District will dismiss at 10:30 AM today.

Activities Committee mtg at 6:30 PM

Mon, 05/05/2014

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a special Activiites meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the G.C. Hartman Elementary School Library.  The public is welcome to attend.

Facilities/Finance Committee meeting 5:30 p.m.

Mon, 05/05/2014

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a Finance/Facilities Committee meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the G.C. Hartman Elementary School Library.  The public is welcome to attend.

Special Features

All District offices are staffed throughout the summer should you need to contact your child's school. The offices are open to the public Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM until 2:00 PM and Fridays from 8:00 AM until 12 noon. Learn More

Wishing all students and staff a safe, happy, and much deserved summer break! Classes for the 2019-2019, school year, will begin Monday, August 27th. Until then, enjoy your vacation!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