New to You Exchange Now Open for Business!

A clothing exchange/swap program, New to You Exchange, is now available to all High School students. According to organizer Ms. Emily Karas, a wide variety of clothing, accessories, and toiletries are available for both male and female students at no charge.

SCA Excels at 2017 Envirothon!

Southern Columbia Area was represented at the 2017 Envirothon by five teams of students, led by advisor Ms. Kristen Vitkauskas. The teams, consisting of five students each, engaged in team building and leadership experiences, as well as training and testing in five natural resource categories: soils and land use, aquatic ecology, forestry, wildlife, and current environmental issues.

Foundation Events Kick Off Festive Weekend

Sat, 04/29/2017

Registration for the Inaugural Southern Columbia Community Alumni and Friends Golf Tournament at Knoebels Three Ponds Golf Course will begin at 8:00 AM with a 9:00 AM Shotgun Start. Dinner will be served beginning at 1:30 PM. Doors for the Alumni and Friends Banquet hosted by Massers will open at 6:00 PM with dinner starting at 7:00 PM.

Alumni and Friends Picnic

Sun, 04/30/2017

The Southern Columbia Community Foundation's Alumni and Friends Picnic will be held Knoebels Amusement Park beginning at 12:00 noon.  The picnic will be held Pavilion L which is located directly behind the new blue and yellow roller coaster.  Ride tickets will be on sale from 12:00 until 2:00 PM.  Dinner will be served from 2:00 until 2:45 PM with tickets being handed out prior to dinner.  

Alumni and Friends Invited to an Open House

Sat, 04/29/2017
Southern Columbia's Alumni and friends are invited to an Open House of the High School from 2:00-4:00 PM.  There will be light refreshments provided by SCA's Family and Consumer Science classes.

Tigers State Championship Baseball Team to be Honored

Sat, 04/29/2017

The 2000 State Championship Baseball Team will be honored in between the JV and Varsity baseball games against Line Mountain. The ceremony is tentatively scheduled to begin at 3:15 PM following the conclusion of the JV game which begins at 1:00 PM.

Catawissa Police and Firemen Hold Charity Event

Sun, 05/21/2017

The Second Annual Catawissa Charity Softball game sponsored by the Catawissa Police Officers Benevolent Association and Catawissa Hose Company #1 will be held this afternoon at 1:00 PM. For additional information please contact Joshua Laidacker, Chief of Police of Catawissa Borough.

ELA PSSA Test for Grades 7 and 8

Tue, 04/04/2017 - Wed, 04/05/2017

The ELA PSSA test for students in grades 7 and 8 will be administered today and tomorrow (April 5th).

ELA PSSA Test for Grades 5 and 6

Tue, 04/04/2017 - Thu, 04/06/2017

The ELA PSSA test will be administered to students in grades 5 and 6 April 4th through April 6th.

Grades 3 and 4 Begin ELA PSSA Tests Today

Tue, 04/04/2017 - Fri, 04/07/2017

The Englis Language Arts (ELA) PSSA test will be administered to Third and Fourth Grade students beginning today. ELA testing will continue through Friday, April 7th.

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

Take a look back at the summer 2017 facility renovation projects and check on the progress of the Tiger Stadium project via Sway's storyline. Summer projects through August 27, 2017. Tiger Stadium- Start to PresentBefore and After PicturesLearn More

Southern Columbia Area High School eaned lifetime status as National Blue Ribbon School in 2016, being named a National Blue Ribbon School for Exemplary High Performing School. Click the link to read more about the school's National Blue Ribbon Schools award recognition. Learn More