Looking for SCA Teen Stars!

Registration for the 6th Annual First Columbia Teen Star auditions is now open! Following the auditions, twelve individuals will advance to the final event and two Teen Star Winners will be chosen – one as top vocalist and one as top instrumentalist! Each First Place winner will receive $1,500.

Students Participate in State Business Competition

The Introduction to Business students of Mrs.

State Qualifiers Prepare for Action!

Southern Columbia Area's PIAA AA Wrestling Qualifiers have received strong community support as evidenced by this inspirational sign posted alongside Route 487 by Knoebels Amusement Resort.

Annual Volleyball Tournament a Fun-Filled Success!

The annual Volleyball Tournament sponsored by the Southern Columbia Area High School's Physical Education Department was a great success, once again serving up plenty of fun and exercise! According to event organizers Mrs. Claire Campbell and Mr. Ted Deljanovan, the action was "highly contested" with ten teams in three separate divisions participating. The winning teams played through a bracket to capture the tournament title.  Congratulations to this year's winning teams and to all participants!

FEMA Youth Preparedness Council Members Sought

Are you in 9th or 10th grade? Have you made an impact helping your community before or after an emergency? Do you want to represent the youth perspective on disaster preparedness at a national level?

Forensics Team Members Qualify for State Competition

On Saturday, February 20th, six members of the High School Forensics Team competed in the District 9 Pennsylvania High School Speech League Qualifier held at Danville Area High School with all students making a strong showing.

SCA's FBLA Chapter Enjoys Another Banner Year!

Congratulations to the members of the Southern Columbia Area chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America who have qualified to compete in the 2016 Pennsylvania FBLA State Leadership Conference April 11-13, 2016, at the Hershey Lodge, Hershey, Pennsylvania. All totaled, 30 members of the SCA chapter have earned a trip to the state conference!
 
The Future Business Leaders of America is a national career and technical student organization whose mission is to bring business and education together in a positive working rela

Wrestling Team on the Rise!

Congratulations to the Tiger Wrestling team who finished as one of the top eight teams in the state at the PIAA Class AA Team Wrestling Championships. "We proved we belonged,” stated Head Coach Jerry Marks. We needed a showing like this. It is great for the program!" Also enjoying a great week was the Junior High Wrestling Team which won the 2016 District 4 Heartland Tournment of Champions at Shamokin Area High School. Congratulations to our coaches and wrestlers on a successful season!

Girls Capture First District Cross Country Title in School History!

Congratulations to Coach Lanny Conner and the members of his Girls Cross Country team on winning the District IV Class A Championship! The squad ran past Northeast Bradford and in doing so became the first Tigers Cross Country team, boys or girls, to win a District championship and to qualify for States as a team. All seven runners for Southern Columbia Area finished in the top 30. "It’s incredible, ...they showed a heck of a lot of heart!," stated Coach Conner. Freshman Haley Scopelliti led the Lady Tigers by finishing third in 20:52.

HS SADD Chapter Celebrates Red Ribbon Week

A spirited hallway decoration contest sponsored by the SCAHS Chapter of the Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) helped kick off this year's Red Ribbon Week celebration in the High School. Each class was asked to decorate a designated hallway to portray this year's campaign theme, Respect Yourself. Be Drug Free.

Special Features

The following information was written by the Society for Prevention of Teen Suicide and is endorsed by the School District. Click to download a PDF Handout version of this resource. When your child’s life is touched by the suicide of a peer or a friend, you may find yourseLearn More

An anonymous way for you to submit a tip to your school is now available. You do not need to share your name, phone number or anything unless you want to.  You can submit a tip three ways: online, by making a phone call, or by using the Safe2Say Something App. What types of things should you report? If it makes you uncomfortable, submit a tip.Learn More