Facilities and Finance Committee Meeting

Mon, 01/06/2014

Monthly committee meeting to be held at 5:30 PM in the High School Library.

New Year's Day

Wed, 01/01/2014

May the new year bring you peace of mind, good health, happiness, and success!

Two School Director Seats Still Open

If you are a resident of RalphoTownship (Region I), Catawissa Borough or Catawissa Township (Region II) and would like to serve your school district and community as a School Director, now is your opportunity to apply for one of the Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Director vacancies.  Please submit a letter of application and resume by January 2, 2014, to the following address:  Tresa Britch, Board Secretary, Southern Columbia Area School District, 800 Southern Drive, Catawissa, PA  17820

Classes Resume

Thu, 01/02/2014

Winter Recess ends and classes resume. Welcome back students and staff!

Merry Christmas!

Wed, 12/25/2013

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas! 

Winter Recess

Mon, 12/23/2013 - Wed, 01/01/2014

Schools and Offices are closed for Winter Break. Classes resume Thursday, January 2, 2014.

SCA to Participate in Weeklong Speak Up America 2013 Campaign

Throughout the week of December 16-20,  Southern Columbia Area's students, teachers, parents, administrators and community members will have the opportunity to participate in the annual Speak Up Survey, a national research project facilitied by Project TomorrowProject Tomorrow is a national education nonprofit organization whose goal

Harlem Wizards Game Will Be Played Tonight

December 10, 2013- Tonight's basketball fundraiser featuring the Harlem Wizards is still on.  The Wizards stayed in local hotels last night escaping the heavy snow in Philadelphia and will be on SCA's court ready to take on "local celebrities" beginning at 6:30 PM. Doors will open at 5:00 PM.  

Act 80 Day - NO SCHOOL for Grades K-8 ONLY

Mon, 06/02/2014

Students in grades 9 through 12 should report to class at the regular time.

Harlem Wizards to Play Staff in BBall Fundraiser

Tue, 12/10/2013
The Harlem Wizards will visit SCA and play a basketball game against local celebrities. Doors open at 5:00 PM with the game starting at 6:30 PM.  Advance tickets are $8.00 for students and $11.00 for adults. Prices at the door are $10.00 for students and $13.00 for adults. Proceeds will benefit SCA's Boys and Girls Basketball programs.

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