Tigers Win District IV Class AA Football Title!

Congratulations to the Tiger Football Team on capturing their first-ever, District IV Class AA Championship! The Tigers claimed the title in their second year of competition at the Class AA level. Prior to this, the team competed in Class A, amassing 22 District IV A crowns between 1991 and 2013.

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!

Special Features

Parents and other school community members are encouraged to share their viewpoints about key educational issues, particularly those concerning digital learning and the use of technology to support future ready schools, by participating in the Speak Up Project for Digital Learning, facilitated by Project Tomorrow.  The annual national research project gives education stakeholders the opportunity to ensure their voice is heard not only at Southern Columbia, but at the state and national level as findings are summarized aLearn More

Click here to read a report presented to the Board of Education on November 12, 2018 which reviews bullying data collected by the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency. The report provides data on the frequency and types of bullying behavior being reported by Southern Columbia Area students as well as a look of how this compares to reports of bullying at other schools statewide, and in Columbia County and Northumberland County schools.Learn More