Cookies and Milk with Santa

Sat, 12/13/2014

The Class of 2018 will host Cookies and Milk with Santa on Saturday, December 13th, from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM. This fun event is open to all children living in the District and surrounding areas and will include cookies, milk, games, movies, crafts, prizes, and visits with Santa!  Cost is $5 per child with parents and children age 2 and younger admitted for free.  The event will be held in the Charles T. Nesbitt Gymnasium (new gym).

Audit Report Brings Welcomed News

The recently-released audit of the District's finances indicated that Southern Columbia Area will continue to face challenges to operate its schools as "revenue is limited" while "many expenditures are dictated by state and federal requirements"  and cannot be reduced.

High School Band & Chorus Concert

Wed, 12/17/2014

Concert begins at 7:00 PM in the HS Auditorium.

Anonymous Tips Program Launched by State

The Pennsylvania Office of the Attorney General has launched an anonymous tips program designed to help fight illegal drugs and to protect minors against sexual cybercrimes. 
 
The Bureau of Narcotics Investigation within the Office of Attorney General has set up a tip line that seeks to keep drugs out of the wrong hands and improve the quality of life for citizens.

Monthly Facilities/Finance Meeting is Cancelled

Tue, 12/02/2014
The Facilities/Finance Committee Meeting scheduled for this evening has been cancelled due to inclement weather.

School Board Reorganization Meeting

Wed, 12/03/2014

The annual reorganization meeting of the Board of Education will take place this evening at 7:00 PM. The meeting will be held in Room 306 of the Columbia-Montour AVTS located at 5050 Sweppenheiser Drive, Bloomsburg, Pa.

Happy Thanksgiving!

As a school community we are thankful for dedicated administrators, faculty, and staff, altruistic Board of Education members, and hard-working, high-achieving students. Wishing you and yours a Happy Thanksgiving!
 

Two Tiger Wear Sales to Benefit the Football and Basketball Boosters

If you are looking for Southern Columbia-themed gifts this holiday season, two SCA Booster clubs are offering online and on-campus shopping options. The Boys Basketball Booster Club is selling Tiger Apparel through their online store which will be open through December 1st. The Football and Cheerleader Boosters will hold a Tiger Wear Sale on Saturday, December 6th in the lobby of the Charles T. Nesbitt Gymnasium from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM.

District Awarded Second Safe Schools Grant

The Southern Columbia Area School District has been awarded a 2014-2015 Safe Schools Targeted Grant for Equipment.  The Pennsylvania Department of Education received 182 applications and made awards to 123 schools. The District's proposal called for the purchase of additional interior video cameras. It will receive $10,720 to accomplish this goal.

Tigers Voted Best Football Program in PA!

The storied Southern Columbia Area Football Program has received some much-deserved recognition by being voted the Best Football Program in Pennsylvania in a contest sponsored by USA Today. The Tigers will now advance to the Regional Round of this contest. The Regional Round will begin at noon on November 20th and will end at 2 PM on December 1st.

Special Features

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An information and resource page pertaining to the school budgeting process has been created and can be found by clicking on this link. Originally published to explain the 2014-2015, budgeting process, it will be updated and applied to future budgeting processes too.Learn More