District IV Cross Country Meet

Thu, 10/25/2018

Good luck to the Tigers Cross Country Team who will be competing in the 2018 District IV Cross Country meet this morning at Bloomsburg University. The Girls team will be in action at 9:30 AM followed by the Boys team at 11:00 AM. The top team and five individuals in each meet will advance to the PIAA State Cross Country Meet in Hershey on November 3rd.

SCA Awarded Safe Schools Grant

Secretary of Education Pedro A. Rivera recently announced that $1.04 million has been awarded to 60 public school entities to establish and implement programs to prevent and reduce violent incidents. Applicants were eligible to receive up to $20,000 to fund programs. Southern Columbia was one of awardees, receiving the maximum amount.

Foundation Announces PayPal Donation Option

A secure way to donate electronically has been announced by the Southern Columbia Community Foundation. Effective immediately, donors can make monetary contributions to the Foundation through its newly-created PayPal account.

"All-Day" Policy Committee Meeting to be Held

Mon, 11/19/2018

The Board of Education's Policy Committee will hold an extended policy review meeting this morning beginning at 8:30 AM.

Parent Education Outreach Program

Tue, 10/16/2018
Kelly Rava, Licensed Social Worker from Empowerment Education, will present a Parent Education Outreach program this evening at 7:00 PM in the High School Auditorium. She will be discussing causes of suicide and ways to cope in its aftermath. All parents are invited to attend. Ms. Rava will be available following her presentation to meet with parents in small groups or one-on-one.  She will also meet in an assembly with High School students today and Middle School students tomorrow, during both school days.
 
 
 

 

Distinguished Alumni Inducted

Since 2008, twenty-four graduates of "Southern Area schools" have been bestowed the recognition of being a Distinguished Alumnus. Three of these graduates were recently inducted in a ceremony held before present-day, Southern Columbia Area students and staff.

Know Your Classmates Day

Seventh Grade volunteers and Eighth Grade Peer Mediators have been working with Middle School Counselor Mrs. Jessica Walters, to plan and organize activities for Know Your Classmates Day planned for Friday, October 26th. According to Mrs.

Scholar Athlete Award

Congratulations to Morgan Cole, Class of 2019, who was recently honored as Scholar Athlete of the Week. The award is sponsored by The Daily Item, SUN Orthopaedics of Evangelical and PPL Electric Utilities and honors local student-athletes who thrive in the classroom, in the community and on Susquehanna Valley playing fields.

Student-Athletes Reach Milestones!

Congratulations to Meghan Longenhagen, Julian Fleming, and Gaige Garcia who reached important milestones in their respective sports. Meghan, Class of 2019, recorded her 50th career goal while helping the Lady Tigers Field Hockey Team capture the Warrior Run Tournament on September 22nd. Since then, Meghan has increased her career total to 59.

Go Pink Fundraiser

Wed, 10/24/2018

Students in grades 5 through 8 will have an opportunity to get a pink hair stripe ($2), full color ($5), face paint ($1) and/or pink donuts ($1) with all proceeds going to the PA Breast Cancer Coalition. Hair painting will occur during Activity Period with the "donuts" be available throughout the day.  Students must have a signed permission slip to participate in the hair painting and the face paint.  For more information click here! Any questions, please contact Mrs.

Special Features

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

Southern Columbia Area High School earned 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