Season's Greetings!

May this holiday season be everything you wish, for you and your loved ones! On behalf of the Southern Columbia Area School District we wish you a joyous holiday season. May the new year bring you good health, happiness, and success!

Student Musicians Spread Holiday Cheer!

Students' Multimedia Projects Displayed On the Web for all to Enjoy!

Wrestling Squad to be Honored on 30th Anniversary of Undefeated Season

Sat, 01/03/2015
The 1984-1985 Southern Columbia Area Wrestling team will be honored before the start of the Varsity Wrestling match against Central Columbia. That Tiger squad finished the season a perfect 18-0.  All Southern Columbia Area Wrestling alumni are invited to attend the match and a social gathering to be held in the High School cafeteria immediately following the contest. The ceremony will be held between the Junior High and Varsity matches (between 6:30 and 7:00 PM).

Art Show and Gallery Receive Rave Reviews!

The dedication of the District's Art Gallery held on December 17th, was well-attended, with many guests reporting the new gallery provides a "welcoming space" that helps promote an "awareness and appreciation of the arts." Wednesday's Art Show and gallery dedication featured artwork and technology education projects created by the District's K-12 students. The gallery will be updated periodically by rotating in new student work at regular intervals throughout the school year.

Salvation Army Food Drive will Conclude Monday

The students and staff of Southern Columbia Area's Career Development Program are coordinating the District's participation in the local Salvation Army's 2014 Food Drive. This annual event provides food during the holidays to those less fortunate. All food collected will be distributed to families who reside within the Southern Columbia Area School District's boundaries or in Shamokin or Mt. Carmel.

Lori Brobst

Position: 
Accounts Payable/Receivable
Email: 
lbrobst@scasd.us
Phone: 
(570) 356-3507

SCA First Grader's Remarkable Toys for Tots Effort is Recognized

Madison Kerstetter, a First Grade G.C. Hartman Elementary student,  was featured in Tuesday's edition of the Shamokin News-Item. Madison was recognized for her efforts in collecting $600 in toys which were donated to the Susquehanna Valley chapter of the U.S.

December's Fresh Food of the Month will Feature Sweet Potatoes

Locally-grown sweet potatoes will be the featured Fresh Food of the Month for December.  The sweet potatoes will be served to all students in grades K through 12 on Thursday, December 18th.

Christmas Tree Pick-Up for Ralpho Township Residents

Sat, 01/10/2015
A  Christmas tree pick up for Ralpho Township residents will be held on Saturday January 10, 2015.  The pick-up is sponsored by Ralpho Township Business Association and donations received from this event will help support the annual scholarship grant awarded to a Ralpho Township graduate. Please have trees located at your curb before 9 AM.  Donations for the pick-up can be visibly attached to the tree or mailed to  RTBA,  PO Box 218, Elysburg PA 17824. Free mulch will be available in the Community Park by the band stand  however you must haul it away.

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

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