Pickleball Tournament Marks Fun End to a Productive School Year

The Twelfth Annual Pickleball Tournament sponsored by the District's Physical Education Department featured many hotly contested games in each of its three brackets. According to Physical Education Teacher Claire Campbell a record number of students signed up for the 2014 competition which fielded 86 teams. "Games were played during activity periods, study halls and even lunch periods so we could conclude play before the end of the year," stated Mrs.

Free Summer Entrepreneurial Camp Offered by Bloom U

Students entering grades 9 through 12 with an interest in business, marketing and/or entrepreneurship have an opportunity to enroll in a free summer camp taught by Bloomsburg University faculty. The EYE (Entrepreneurial Youth Experience) camp will run June 16, 17 and 18.

Enrollment for Summer Expedition Course Now Open

Southern Columbia Area High School students will have the opportunity to earn Physical Education credit this summer by engaging in a variety of unique and exciting activities including biking, kayaking, rock climbing and team building.

High School Receives National Recognition

Congratulations to Principal Jim Becker and his High School staff for achieving national ranking in U.S. News and World Report's Best High School's report. Nationwide, 19,411 schools were eligible to be included in the 2014 Best High schools rankings.

Appointments for Sports Physicals Now Being Scheduled

Appointments for 2014-2015, sports physicals are now being scheduled. Physicals are by appointment only and will be held on Friday, June 6th from 3:45 until 8:00 PM in the High School training room.  Athletic Trainer Katie Fisher has created a Google form which will allow for online scheduling. Parents can also schedule an appointment by calling Mrs. Fisher at (570) 356-3529 or by e-mailing her at kfisher@scasd.us.

The True Facts About College Recruiting

On Monday, April 21st, the Southern Columbia Area Athletic Department will present a 60-minute workshop entitled "The Realities of College Recruiting." It will be presented by Jack Renkens, a former college coach and recruiting expert. The program is free and open to the public. It will be held in the Southern Columbia Area High School Auditorium beginning at 7:00 PM.

Computer Fair Contestants Garner Awards

Congratulations are extended to sophomores Aiyona Hayman, Francesca Schu, and Amara Nazario for their first place finish in the Digital Movie category at the Regional Computer Fair hosted by the Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit. They will now move on to the state competition at Dickenson College. According to Bill Herald, CSIU’s Technical Support and SQA manager, computer fairs take place in each intermediate unit in the state.

Middle School and High School Book Fair

Mon, 05/05/2014 - Fri, 05/09/2014

Annual Volleyball Tournament a Success!

Recently, the High School Physical Education Department held its much-anticipated Second Annual Volleyball Tournament. Nine teams, with rosters filled by students in grades nine through twelve, participated in the fun event. 

Swimmers Capture Bronze Medal

Jacob Ryan, swimming for Bloomsburg Area High School, was a member of the 200 Yard Medley Relay team which captured the bronze medal in this year's Class AA Swimming and Diving Championships. Jacob was also a member of the 200 Yard Freestyle Relay team which finished sixth in the state. The Southern swimmer also made his mark in individual competition, finishing 30th in the 100 Yard Backstroke preliminaries. Congratulations to Jacob and his BAHS teammates, for their fine showing at States!

Special Features

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

Southern Columbia Area High School earned lifetime status as a 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