SOCO Kids Coding Camp Registration Ends Today

Mon, 06/03/2019

Applications for the SOCO Kids Coding Camp will be accepted through the end of the school day today. The summer camp is open to rising 2nd through 6th grade students and will be held July 9-11 and July 16-18 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM each day. Our coders will have an opportunity to build codes and create animations and games as well as program different kinds of robots and drones.

Facilities and Finance Committees will Meet this Evening

Mon, 06/03/2019

The June Facilities and Finance Committee Meeting will be held in the District Office Conference Room beginning at 6:00 PM. This is a public meeting.

Memorial Day

Mon, 05/27/2019

All schools and offices are closed in observance of Memorial Day. Classes will resume tomorrow.

Track Athletes Advance to State Meet

Southern Columbia's Track and Field teams made impressive showings at the District 4 Meet in Williamsport with the Boys team finishing third out of twenty teams and the Girls tenth in a field of twenty-four.

Students Explore Nature's Classroom

Southern Columbia’s First Grade students traveled to the District’s Nature Trail to engage in a variety of lessons which taught them basic concepts of ecology while gaining an appreciation of the flora and fauna of the area.

Book Fair Gets "Dino-mite" Results!

In an effort to ensure every student went home with at least one book, G.C. Hartman’s BOGO "Dino-mite" Scholastic Book Fair featured a coin challenge to support this cause.

SOCO Kids Coding Camp

Mon, 05/20/2019

Registration for the SOCO Kids Coding Camp will begin today. The summer camp is open to rising 2nd through 6th grade students and will be held July 9-11 and July 16-18. Our coders will have an opportunity to build codes and create animations and games as well as program different kinds of robots and drones. No previous experience is necessary to participate!  Click here to download a registration form.

SCA Unites to Erase Stigma of Mental Illness

On May 9th, Southern Columbia was awash in green as the school community united to stage a Green Out Day to promote mental health awareness.

SPRING KEYSTONE EXAMS - LITERATURE

Mon, 05/20/2019 - Tue, 05/21/2019

The Spring Keystone LITERATURE Exam will take place on May 20th & 21ST. The administration is for students who did not achieve a proficient level or higher in their previous Literature tests. 

The Keystone Exams are end-of-course assessments required by the Pennsylvania Department of Education designed to assess proficiency in the subject areas of Algebra 1, Literature and Biology.

SPRING KEYSTONE EXAMS - BIOLOGY

Thu, 05/16/2019 - Fri, 05/17/2019

The Spring Keystone Biology Exam will take place on May 16th & 17th. The administration is for both students who are currently enrolled in Biology and for students who did not achieve a proficient level or higher in previous tests. 

The Keystone Exams are end-of-course assessments required by the Pennsylvania Department of Education designed to assess proficiency in the subject areas of Algebra 1, Literature and Biology.

Special Features

All District offices are staffed throughout the summer should you need to contact your child's school. The offices are open to the public Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM until 2:00 PM and Fridays from 8:00 AM until 12 noon. Learn More

Wishing all students and staff a safe, happy, and much deserved summer break! Classes for the 2019-2020, school year, will begin Tuesday, August 27th. Until then, enjoy your vacation!Learn More

Online registration is now open for new students entering the Southern Columbia District.  Please use this link to begin the process, or choose the About SCA tab on our main webpage.  We encourLearn More