3rd Grade Artists Spread Sunshine!

Mrs. Tia Brown's Third Grade Art Students recently created artwork that surely will lift spirits! Pictured are examples of the students' artistry that signal the approach of Spring and the promise of brigher days ahead! 

Read Across America Celebrated at SCA

Read Across America was celebrated at Southern Columbia with a  variety of activities and events designed to make reading a fun experience. Read Across America Day is held annually to coincide with the March 2nd birthday of children's author Theodor Geisel (better known as Dr. Seuss).

Wrestlers Advance to Medal Rounds!

Sat, 03/09/2019

Good luck to the Tiger Wrestlers who have advanced to today's Medal Round competition! Gaige Garcia and Kole Biscoe have advanced to the State Final.  Gavin Garcia, Preston Zachman, and Lear Quinton will wrestle for a Bronze Medal. Cade Linn will look to capture a State Medal with a 7th place finish. Compeitition for the Tiger Wrestlers begins 2:00 PM at Hershey's Giant Center.

 

 

Day 2 of Wrestling Championships

Fri, 03/08/2019

Good luck to Southern Columbia's wrestlers who have advanced to Day 2 of the PIAA 2A Individual Wrestling Championships. Kole Biscoe, Gavin Garcia, Cade Linn, Tyler Waltman, Gage Garcia, Preston Zachman, and Lear Quinton have advanced to the Quarterfinal Round. Ian Yoder will wrestle in Consolation action. You can follow the progress of the Tiger wrestlers at https://arena.flowrestling.org/event/d64d9a1a-9e3f-ec1d-393f-e5fba79fffef

 

 

 

Condolences

The students and staff of the Southern Columbia Area School District extend our deepest condolences to the family of sophomore student Keegan Shultz who passed away Tuesday morning. Our thoughts and prayers are with Keegan and his family. Keegan's family implores students to think about the finality and consequences of suicide and has issued this statement: "Suicide doesn't guarantee things won't get worse. It eliminates the possibility of things ever getting better."

 

Suicide Awareness, Prevention and Response

The following information was written by the Society for Prevention of Teen Suicide and is endorsed by the School District. Click to download a PDF Handout version of this resource. When your child’s life is touched by the suicide of a peer or a friend, you may find yourself experiencing a lot of different things about the same time. Initially, you will most likely be stunned by the death.

Grades K-12 Art Show

Fri, 03/15/2019 - Sat, 03/16/2019

The annual Art Show featuring the works of students from kindergarten through twelfth grade will be held this weekend in the Zambor-Schuerch Art Gallery which is located in the lobby of the Old Gym. The artwork will be on display this evening from 4:30-6:30 PM and Saturday from 9:00-11:00 AM. Please enter through the Nesbitt Gym entrance and follow the signs to the Art Show.

 

Tiger Wrestlers Begin Quest for Individual PIAA Titles

Thu, 03/07/2019

Good luck to the Tiger Wrestlers who have advanced to the PIAA Individual Wrestling Championships! Representing SCA at Hershey are Kole Biscoe, Ian Yoder, Patrick Edmondson, Gavin Garcia, Cade Linn, Tyler Waltman, Gage Garcia, Preston Zachman, and Lear Quinton. Competition begins this morning and will continue through Saturday. You can follow the progress of SCA's wrestlers at http://www.piaa.org/assets/web/documents/2019_AA_Wrestling_Brax.pdf

 

 

Lady Tigers Open PIAA Playoffs Tonight

Fri, 03/08/2019

Good luck to the Girls Basketball Team as they open PIAA playoff competition this evening against Mahanoy Area High School. The game will be played at Martz Hall in Pottsville with tip off at 7:30 PM.

Lessons will Focus on "Bouncing Back"

Southern Columbia's students and staff, assisted by community volunteers, will focus on the character trait of resilience throughout the month of March. Lessons delivered through stories, activities and assemblies will teach this character trait while promoting the value of perseverance, grit, tenacity, resourcefulness, adaptability, flexibility, among others, in "bouncing back" from adverse times.

Special Features

The following information was written by the Society for Prevention of Teen Suicide and is endorsed by the School District. Click to download a PDF Handout version of this resource. When your child’s life is touched by the suicide of a peer or a friend, you may find yourseLearn More

An anonymous way for you to submit a tip to your school is now available. You do not need to share your name, phone number or anything unless you want to.  You can submit a tip three ways: online, by making a phone call, or by using the Safe2Say Something App. What types of things should you report? If it makes you uncomfortable, submit a tip.Learn More