Remembering 9/11

Today we pause to remember the nearly three thousand men and women who perished in the horrific terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The 2,977 victims included heroic Americans- firemen, policemen, and other first responders, as well as private citizens- who rushed into dangerous situations to aid those who were endangered by the attacks. September 11th is a day that forever changed the United States.

Student Selected to Ag Institute

Congratulations to Emma Steely who has been selected to participate in the 2018 Global Youth Institute to be held October 17-21, in Des Moines, Iowa.

What's New for 2018-2019

Elementary and Middle School students will have additional opportunities to engage in hands-on, project-based activities while high school students have more electives and college credit options to choose from.

Homecoming Week Celebrated

Mon, 09/10/2018 - Sat, 09/15/2018

Homecoming 2018 activities will occur throughout the week with Tiger athletic events scheduled for Friday and Saturday earmarked for special events including the crowning of this year's Homecoming Queen and Military Appreciation Night during Friday's night's Tiger Football game.

Two-Hour Delay for Data Analysis

Wed, 09/19/2018

Today all schools will operate on a planned, two-hour-delay schedule. While students will report to school later than normal, all staff will report at their regular time. The District's educators will use the two-hours to study and analyze student assessment data including PSSA and Keystone Exam results.

Hidden in Plain Sight on Display

Fri, 09/14/2018
The United Way of Columbia and Montour County will be bringing its Hidden in Plain Sight display to this evening's football game and tomorrow morning's soccer and field hockey games at Tiger Stadium. Hidden in Plain Sight is a high school bedroom simulation meant for adults to get a sense of all the places drugs could be hidden in bedrooms or just around the house. In addition to the simulation, the United Way will be sharing resources and information designed to combat the scourge of substance abuse.

Tonight's Game on SECV8

Fri, 09/07/2018

The Tigers Football game vs. Selinsgrove Area High School will be televised live by Service Electric Cablevision on its SECV8 channel. Replays of the game will also be broadcast later this evening at 11:00 PM, 10:00 AM on Saturday and Sunday, and 7:00 PM on Monday. Kickoff for tonight's game is 7:00 PM at Tiger Stadium. Good luck Tigers!

Summer POD Promotes Service Learning

For the past nine years, rising High School seniors have had the opportunity to complete Problems of Democracy in a blended format duing the summer months. The summer course is a popular option for many students who are seeking to free up space in their senior schedules to add desired electives. POD is a required course needed to fulfill Southern Columbia Area graduation requirements. According to one of the summer instructors, Dr.

Advance Tickets For Tonight's Game

Fri, 08/31/2018
Tickets for the Tigers away football game vs. Mt. Carmel Area High School are on sale at the High School Guidance Office through noon today. Ticket prices are $6.00 for adults and $3.00 for students. Kickoff is 7:00 PM at Mt. Carmel's Silver Bowl.

Labor Day

Mon, 09/03/2018

Schools and offices will be closed in observance of Labor Day. Classes will resume 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

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