Kindergarten Registration Will Begin March 23rd

Mon, 03/23/2015 - Fri, 03/27/2015

Kindergarten Registration for the 2015-2016, school year will take place Monday, March 23rd through Friday, March 27th. Please call the Elementary Office at (570) 356-3250 to schedule an appointment. Registration is by appointment only.

Explorer Project Inspires Students' Imagination and Creativity

Follow the Progress of SCA's Wrestlers at "States"

If you can't make it to Hershey, you can follow the progress of  Billy Barnes (152 pounds), Shane Casey (113 pounds), Jaret Lane (106 pounds), and Kent Lane (145 lbs) by clicking on the links below. The four wrestlers are competing to be named the top Class AA wrestler in their weight class.

Students Preparing for Empty Bowl Fundraiser

Once again, the Senior Class and the High School Art Club are joining forces to help combat local hunger through a community service project known as the Empty Bowls. The students intend to raise funds which will be donated to the Manna for the Many, a Shamokin-based, food bank. The students are currently selling $5.00 tickets for the Third Annual Empy Bowl Fundraiser which will be held on Sunday, March 29th in the High School Cafeteria from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM.

Forensics Team Shines Again!

Southern Columbia Area High School's Forensics Team turned in another fine showing, this time excelling at the 2015 PHSSL District 9 Tournament. At the District tournament, the Duo Interpretation team of Lena Becker and Aiyona Hayman finished second in that category, as did Adam Unger in Humorous Interpretation.

Facilities/Finance Committee Meeting

Mon, 03/02/2015
The monthly, Board of Directors Facilities/Finance Committee Meeting will be held in the District Office Conference Room at 6:00 PM. This is a public meeting.

Students Excel in Governor's STEM Competition

A Southern Columbia Area High School STEM team consisting of  Noah Carl, Tyler Keiser, Thomas Marinelli, Elyse Noll, and Conner Swank placed second in the Governor’s Jobs1st STEM Competition.

Student-Athletes Advance to State Competition

Southern Columbia Area will be represented by five student-athletes at upcoming PIAA swimming and wrestling championships after each turned in outstanding performances in contests concluded this weekend. Jacob Ryan, a member of Bloomsburg Area High School's swimming team, captured the District 4 Championship in the 100-yard backstroke with a career-best time of 56.14 seconds. Jacob was also a member of Bloomsburg Area's championship 200-yard medley relay and 200-yard freestyle relay teams.

Revised Calendar is Posted

A revised 2014-2015 School Calendar is now posted with February 16th, April 1st, April 2nd, June 5th, and June 8th being used as "snow make-up" days. Looking ahead, Friday, April 3rd, and Monday, April 6th, will remain as Spring Recess school holidays. Besides the aforementioned link you can also download a copy of the revised school calendar by clicking here.

SCA Wrestlers Advance to Northeast Regionals

Five Southern Columbia Area High School wrestlers will compete in the 2015 PIAA AA Northeast Regional wrestling tournament to be held at Williamsport Area High School this Friday and Saturday. Leading the way for Southern Columbia Area are Kent Lane (145 pounds) and Billy Barnes (152 pounds) who were crowned champions at last weekend's District 4 AA Tournament.

Special Features

Keep up-to-date on Southern Columbia Area School District news- from a student perspective- by watching the latest edition of the award-winning, TigerNews Daybreak Live.Learn More

An information and resource page pertaining to the school budgeting process has been created and can be found by clicking on this link. Originally published to explain the 2014-2015, budgeting process, it will be updated and applied to future budgeting processes too.Learn More