Summer POD Begins Today

Mon, 06/17/2019
Summer POD will begin today.  Students will be completing a majority of the work online using Moodle. There will be two exams and a final project presentation that will take at the school. The course will run eight weeks throughout the summer. If there any questions, please contact one of the following the teachers:  Jerid Lindenmuth at; Marc Longenhagen at; or Brandon Traugh at

New Student Registration is now open for the 2019-20 School Year!

Online registration is now open for new students entering the Southern Columbia District.  Please use this link to begin the process, or choose the About SCA tab on our main webpage.  We encourage you to complete this process sooner rather than later, as we cannot guarantee first day attendance if you register after August 20. 

Kids Coding Camp

Tue, 07/09/2019

SOCO Kids Coding Camp will begin today. Camp dates are Tuesday, July 9th through Friday, July 12th from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM each day. 

Board of Education Meeting

Mon, 06/17/2019

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a regular meeting for general purposes beginning at 7:00 PM in the District Office Conference Room

Act 80 Day

Wed, 06/12/2019

Southern Columbia's staff will participate in professional development activities today as they close out the 2018-2019, school year.

Students Get "Backstage Pass to the Blues"

World-class Bluesman Clarence Spady recently visited with Southern Columbia students to guest teach a lesson about “the roots of the music that they listen to every day.” The talented vocalist, guitarist and 2012 inductee into the International Blues Hall of Fame, met with the High School’s Guitar, Band and Chorus classes providing them an hour-long, interactive guitar and music workshop.

Annual Events Mark a Fun Way to Close Out Another School Year!

Southern Columbia's Pickleball Tournament and "The Great SCA Egg Drop" are two popular annual events not only because they keep students highly-engaged and entertained, but also because their occurrence signals that the start of summer vacation is near!

Vocalist Named a Top 4 Finalist

Congratulations to Mikaela Brouse whose performance in the 2019 Teen Star Competition earned her a Top 4 finish.  The talented vocalist finished fourth in the contest and was awarded one of the competition's grand prizes ($350).  Southern Columbia's other finalists, Zach Honabach, Kiersten Brecht, and Dylan Kramer each received a $100 prize.

Decision Captures National Attention

Congratulations to junior student Julian Fleming for his success in contemplating, and ultimately deciding upon, a college selection decision, all while navigating under the steady microscope of print, broadcast and social media outlets, and their millions of followers nationwide, eager for  him to decide.

Final Exams

Wed, 06/05/2019

Final Exams for periods 3 and 4 will be administered today.

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 2019-2020, school year, will begin Tuesday, August 27th. Until then, enjoy your vacation!Learn More

Online registration is now open for new students entering the Southern Columbia District.  Please use this link to begin the process, or choose the About SCA tab on our main webpage.  We encourLearn More