Continuity of Education Days Extended and Grab & Go Meal Distribution Sites Added

With Governor Wolf's Stay-at-Home Order for the entire state of Pennsylvania, due to COVID-19, Continuity of Education Days (COEDs) will continue through at least April 30, 2020.  At this time, the school year has not been extended and could possibly end on or around the originally scheduled end date of June 2, however, this is subject to change as we receive more information from Governor Wolf and the Pennsylvania Department of Education.  Pelase remember that Monday, April 13th is now a COED.

Food Giveaway Today 2:00 - 5:30 PM

Thu, 04/02/2020

The Food for Friends Food Bank at 228 South Street, Catawissa, will hold a Food Giveaway today from 2:00 - 5:30 p.m.  The Food Giveaway is open to all residents of the Southern Columbia Area School District.

Food Giveaway Today 2:00 - 5:30 PM

Thu, 05/28/2020

The Food for Friends Food Bank at 228 South Street, Catawissa, will hold a Food Giveaway today from 2:00 - 5:30 p.m.  The Food Giveaway is open to all residents of the Southern Columbia Area School District.

Food Giveaway Today 2:00 - 5:30 PM

Thu, 05/14/2020

The Food for Friends Food Bank at 228 South Street, Catawissa, will hold a Food Giveaway today from 2:00 - 5:30 p.m.  The Food Giveaway is open to all residents of the Southern Columbia Area School District.

Food Giveaway Today 2:00 - 5:30 PM

Thu, 04/30/2020

The Food for Friends Food Bank at 228 South Street, Catawissa, will hold a Food Giveaway today from 2:00 - 5:30 p.m.  The Food Giveaway is open to all residents of the Southern Columbia Area School District.

Food Giveaway Today 2:00 - 5:30 PM

Thu, 04/16/2020

The Food for Friends Food Bank at 228 South Street, Catawissa, will hold a Food Giveaway today from 2:00 - 5:30 p.m.  The Food Giveaway is open to all residents of the Southern Columbia Area School District.

Continuity of Education Materials for Grades K-4 & Gertrude Hawk Fundraiser Pick-up

Tue, 04/07/2020

In order for your child(ren) to get their needed educational materials and Gertrude Hawk chocolates, we have developed a pick-up schedule for Tuesday, April 7th.  Please click here for more details.

Food Giveaway Schedule

The Food for Friends Food Bank at 228 South Street, Catawissa has scheduled food giveaways from 2:00 to 5:30 p.m. for the following dates:  April 16, April 30, May 14 and May 28.  These Food Giveaways are open to all residents of the Southern Columbia Area School District.

Continuity of Education Days Continue through April 30, 2020

Continuity of Education in Pennsylvania Schools

With Governor Wolf's Stay-at-Home Order for the entire state of Pennsylvania, due to COVID-19, Continuity of Education Days (COEDs) will continue through at least April 30, 2020.

Instructional Video on Accessing your Child’s SCASD Email Account

Below is a link to an instructional video on how parents can access their child’s SCASD school assigned email account in addition to instructions on how to access Microsoft Teams.

Click here to view the video.

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