Tigers in PIAA Class AA Action!

Sat, 12/05/2015

Good luck to the Tiger Football Football Team who open state football playoff action this afternoon with a contest against Berks Catholic. The game will be played at Governor Mifflin High School with kickoff set for 1:00 PM.  The field is located at 10 S. Waverly Street, Shillington, PA 19607. Click here for driving directions.

Early Dismissal Marks Start of Winter Recess

Wed, 12/23/2015

Students will be dismissed at 11:00 AM this morning. Breakfast and lunch will be served.

Thanksgiving Wishes Extended to All!


Schools and offices are closed for Thanksgiving Break through Monday, November 30th. Classes will resume on Tuesday, December 1st. Happy Thanksgiving!

Tigers Play for the District IV Championship Tonight!

Fri, 11/27/2015

Good luck to the Tiger Football team who take on Montoursville Area High School for the 2015 District IV Class AA Football Championship!  Game time is 7:00 PM at Tiger Stadium.

Honor Societies Induct New Class of Select Students

Each year, an elite group of Southern Columbia Area students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service, and character, are recognized for their accomplishments through induction into either the National Honor Society (reserved for students in grades 10-12) or the National Junior Honor Society (reserved for students in grades 9 or 8).

PIAA Reclassifications Announced

The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association‎ (PIAA) has released its long-anticipated enrollment classifications which has reclassified or reorganized Pennsylvania's high school's into new divisions beginning with 2016-2017, school year. These changes will be in effect the following year too. The Southern Columbia Area Boy's Basketball team will compete in 3A, while Baseball, Field Hockey, Football, Girls Basketball, Softball, Track, and Wrestling will be grouped in the 2A division.

Book Fair Purchases Can Also Be Made Online

Fri, 11/20/2015

The Elementary Book Fair will be open the entire school day today, except from 10:00-10:30 AM. The Book Fair will also be open from 12 noon until 7:00 PM on Monday and from 12 noon until 6:30 PM on Tuesday. Librarian Allison Burrell also reports that books can be ordered online by visiting http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/gches . 

Elementary Book Fair Open Today

Thu, 11/19/2015

The book fair will be open from 10:30 AM until 3:00 PM today.

Tigers in Football Playoff Action Tonight

Fri, 11/20/2015

The Tiger Football Team enters the second round of District IV playoffs this evening against Hughesville. Kickoff is 7:00 PM at Tiger Stadium. Good luck Tigers!

School Board News

Congratulations to Alexis Burd, Class of 2017, who attended the November 16th Board of Education meeting as Southern Columbia Area's first-ever, Student Representative to the Board of Education.

Special Features

Southern Columbia Area High School earned lifetime status as National Blue Ribbon School in 2016, being named a National Blue Ribbon School for Exemplary High Performing School. Click the links below to read more about the school's National Blue Ribbon Schools award recognition. Learn More

An information and resource page pertaining to issues which influence the school budgeting process can be found by clicking on this link.Learn More