BOGO Book Fair Open!

Fri, 04/07/2017

G.C. Hartman Elementary Center's Buy-One-Get-One-Free (BOGO) Book Fair will held daily from 10:00 AM untl 2:45 PM through Tuesday, April 11th, and from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM on April 12th.

BOGO Book Fair Open Until April 12th

Wed, 04/05/2017

G.C. Hartman Elementary Center's Buy One Get One Free (BOGO) Book Fair will held daily from 10:00 AM untl 2:45 PM through Tuesday, April 11th, and from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM on April 12th.

Registration for Teen Star Auditions Now Open

Students who wish to audition for the 7th Annual First Columbia Teen Star Musical Competition can do so now through April 21st. The online registration form can be accessed by clicking on this link. Students who are under age 18, will also  need to bring a signed parental permission form to the auditions.

Buy-One-Get-One Free Book Fair

Tue, 04/04/2017
G.C. Hartman Elementary will host a PreK-8 BOGO Book Fair on the following dates: tonight from  6:00-8:00 PM (with Family and Community Night); April 5-7 & 10-11 from 10: 00 AM until 2:45 PM; and  April 12 from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM.

SCA Adopts "Next Generation" Technology to Post Board Meeting Info

The Southern Columbia Area School District is leveraging cloud-based technology to radically improve its governance processes while saving staff time and taxpayer dollars.

Facilities and Finance Committees will Meet this Evening

Mon, 03/27/2017

The Facilities and Finance Committees will meet this evening immediately following tonight's Special Board meeting. The meeting will be held in the District Office Conference Room. The public is welcome to attend.

Special Board of Ed Meeting This Evening

Mon, 03/27/2017

The Board of Education will meet this evening at 6:00 PM to vote on the Resolution regarding General Obligation Bond and for general purposes. This is a public meeting and it will be held in the District Office Conference Room.

Spring Musical Wraps Up with Sunday Matinee

Sun, 03/26/2017

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang will wrap up Encore's 11th season with a 2:00 PM matinee show. Tickets are $10.00. For additional ticket information call (570) 204-3207 or e-mail

2nd Performance of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Tonight

Sat, 03/25/2017

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, performed by the Southern Columbia Area High School Music Department and Encore, opened to rave reviews Friday evening! Catch the talented performers in action tonight with their second performance, beginning at 7:00 PM in the High School Auditorium. Tickets are $10.00 .

K-12 Art Show Announced!

Art teachers Mrs. Tia Brown and Mrs. Casie Baker have announced the annual districtwide Art Show will be held April 4th. Kindergarten through Fourth Grade students will display their artwork in the G.C. Hartman Elementary Center's cafeteria and Large Group Area from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.

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 links below to read more about the school's National Blue Ribbon Schools award recognition. Learn More