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. 

Memorial Day Observance - SCHOOLS CLOSED

Mon, 05/26/2014

All schools and offices will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.

Relay for Life Activities Announced

On Friday, May 30th Southern Columbia's elementary and middle school students will kick off the 2014 Southern Columbia Relay for Life celebration by participating in the annual Relay for Life Recess (Grade K-4) and Relay for Life Field Day (Grades 5-8).  During the Relay for Life Recess, SCA's elementary students will participate in activities designed and organized by the middle school students. The middle school students will then have the opportunity to participate in these same activities from noon to dismissal during Field Day.

Budget Information Meeting

Mon, 05/12/2014

All Southern Columbia Area School District stakeholders are invited to attend a Budget Information presentation this evening at 6:00 PM in the High School Auditorium. Unfortunately, the 2014-2015, budget forecast is not good. Please attend this session to learn more about the 2014-2015 budget, the District's plan to address a projected revenue shortfall, and what you can do to assist the District  in navigating through this difficult period. Information concerning the May 20th referendum question will also be presented.

Middle School STEM Team Crowned State Champs!

10:30 AM Dismissal

Mon, 06/09/2014

All schools in the Southern Columbia Area School District will dismiss at 10:30 AM today.

Activities Committee mtg at 6:30 PM

Mon, 05/05/2014

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a special Activiites meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the G.C. Hartman Elementary School Library.  The public is welcome to attend.

Facilities/Finance Committee meeting 5:30 p.m.

Mon, 05/05/2014

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a Finance/Facilities Committee meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the G.C. Hartman Elementary School Library.  The public is welcome to attend.

HART Playground Goal Realized

Empty Bowls Celebration Rescheduled for June 1st

The Empty Bowls celebration originally scheduled for April 26th has been moved to Sunday, June 1st in order to avoid conflicts with several other school and community activities also scheduled that day. The event will now become an ice cream social. The Empy Bowls is a joint community service project and fundraiser of the Senior Class and the Art Club. The project is designed to raise awareness of the fact that hunger is a problem in our region.

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