Boys Soccer Playoff Match Tonight

Thu, 10/29/2015

Good luck to the Boys Soccer team who will take on South Williamsport this evening in a 7:00 PM playoff match played at Central Columbia.

Girls Soccer and Field Hockey Teams in Playoff Action Today

Tue, 10/27/2015

Southern Columbia Area's fall ahtletic teams are enjoying banner seasons with all teams qualifiying for District playoff action! SCA's Field Hockey team is the first team in action this afternoon with a 4:00 PM match against Mifflinburg. The game will be played at Mifflinburg. The Girls Soccer team will travel to Hughesville for a 5:00 PM match against Juniata. Good luck to all our teams!


Get Out and Vote!

Tue, 11/03/2015
Today is Election Day in Pennsylvania. Among the races to be decided are those for school board. Polls are open from 7:00 AM until 8:00 PM. First time voters are required to show some form of ID, but it does not need to be a photo ID. Acceptable forms of ID include a Pennsylvania driver's license or a Student ID. All other voters may be asked, but are not required, to show ID at the polls in order to vote.

Schools and Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Recess

Wed, 11/25/2015

Schools and Offices will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday recess, Wednesday November 25th through Monday, November 30th. Classes will resume, Tuesday, December 1st.

2-Hour Delay Schedule Today

Wed, 12/09/2015
Today all schools will operate on a planned, two-hour-delay schedule. While students will report to school later than normal, all staff will report at their regular time. The District's educators will use the two-hours to study and analyze student assessment data including PSSA and Keystone Exam results.

Parent-Teacher Conferences Continue

Tue, 11/24/2015

This is a non-instructional day with no classes for students.  Parent and teacher conferences will be held according to pre-scheduled appointments.

Parent-Teacher Conferences

Mon, 11/23/2015

This is a non-instructional day with no classes for students.  Parent and teacher conferences will be held according to pre-scheduled appointments.

District's Wellness Efforts Recognized Statewide

Southern Columbia Area’s Farm to School and Wellness Committee efforts are being featured statewide through Twitter messages sent by the Pennsylvania Department of Education and through links on the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture website.

Kickball Classic Food Drive a Success!

Ad hoc Development Committee Mtg, 6:00 PM

Tue, 10/13/2015

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors ad hoc Development Committee will meet on Tuesday, October 13, 2015, at 6:00 PM, in the District Office conference room, 800 Southern Dr., Catawissa, PA.  This is a public meeting to discuss development/foundation efforts.

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 2019-2019, school year, will begin Monday, August 27th. Until then, enjoy your vacation!Learn More

Southern Columbia Area School District's Special Education Plan was approved by the Board of Education on April 30, 2018, and has been submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Education for final review. Questions about the plan can be directed to Director of Special Education Jenn Snyder at or (570) 356-3510.  Please click this link to review the Special Education Strategic Planning document.Learn More