Baccalaureate to be Celebrated This Evening

Sun, 06/01/2014

Baccalaureate for the Class of 2014 will be held at 6:00 PM in the High School Auditorium.

Grade 5 Orientation

Thu, 08/21/2014

An orientation will be held at 6:00 PM for incoming 5th Grade students.  Students and parents can meet the teachers, be informed of classroom expectations and tour the building.  Students will also be given time to practice locker combinations.

2014-2015 Proposed Budget

The proposed budget of the Southern Columbia Area School District for fiscal year 2014-2015 is available for public inspection until final Board approval, which will be no later than June 30, 2014.  The Board of Directors is scheduled to vote on the final budget at the regular meeting on Monday, June 16, 2014.  Please call the District Administrative Office (570-356-2331 or 579-672-2983) between 9:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

MS and HS Art Show

Sun, 06/01/2014

The District's new Art Gallery will be the site for the 2013-2014 Art Show showcasing SCA's talented middle school and high school artists.  The gallery is located in the lobby of the auxiliary and "old" high school gyms. The Art Show will be held from 3:30-5:30 PM. A silent auction featuring the work of local artists will also take place.

Empty Bowls to benefit Manna for the Many

Sun, 06/01/2014

The Senior Class and the Art Club will sponsor an Empty Bowls ice cream social to benefit the Manna for the Many food bank. For a $5.00 donation, patrons will receive a handcrafted bowl, designed by the Art students, which can be filled with ice cream "galore" and toppings. The joint community service project will be held in the lobby of the Charles Nesbitt Gymnasium from 4:00-8:00 PM.

Relay for Life

Fri, 05/30/2014
The 2014 Southern Columbia Area Relay for Life will kick off at 3:15 PM with a Community Opening Lap. Students, staff, relay team members and all community members are invited to participate in this and other Relay activities.  For a complete schedule of events click the following link: SCA Relay for Life Schedule

PIAA Track and Field Championships Continue

Sat, 05/24/2014
Good luck and best wishes are extended to Luke Rarig (110-meter high hurdles and 300-meter intermediate hurdles), Andrew Steely (800), and Cody Pavlik (discus) who have advanced to the semifinal and/or final round of competition in the 2014 PIAA Track and Field Championships. The track and field championships are being held at Seth Grove Stadium on the campus of Shippensburg University.

PIAA Track and Field Championships this Weekend

Fri, 05/23/2014

Good luck is extended to Andrew Steely, Luke Rarig, Cody Pavlick and Trent Donlan who will be competing in the 2014 PIAA Track and Field Championships to be held Friday and Saturday at Seth Grove Stadium on the campus of Shippensburg University!

Marketing Students Engage in Unique Field Trip

Recently, Business Education Teacher Kristie Anderson and seventeen Marketing and FBLA students were invited to Knoebels Amusement Park to take part in a  commercial shoot for the Flying Turns wooden bobsled roller coaster.  In addition to being featured in the commercial, the students were able to learn more about marketing and video production.  The commercial will be shown on television, the internet and during "pre-roll ads" shown before launching a YouTube video.  "The students had a great time and le

Primary Election is Today

Tue, 05/20/2014

Southern Columbia Area School District registered voters in Columbia and Northumberland counties are encouraged to vote in today's Primary Election.  All registered voters- Democrats, Republicans and Independents- will have an opportunity to cast a vote on the Act 1 Referendum Question pertaining to the School District. 

Special Features

The "SCA Spotlight" features events, stories, and many talents that makes the Southern Columbia Area School District so special!! Come take a look at all the great things happening in the District! 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