Southern Columbia Area School District

  • 802 Southern Drive | Catawissa, PA


  • Elementary school students pose at Commonwealth Museum.

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Registration for Teen Star Auditions Now Open

Students who wish to audition for the 7th Annual First Columbia Teen Star Musical Competition can do so now through April 21st. The online registration form can be accessed by clicking on this link. Students who are under age 18, will also  need to bring a signed parental permission form to the auditions.

SCA Adopts "Next Generation" Technology to Post Board Meeting Info

The Southern Columbia Area School District is leveraging cloud-based technology to radically improve its governance processes while saving staff time and taxpayer dollars.

K-12 Art Show Announced!

Art teachers Mrs. Tia Brown and Mrs. Casie Baker have announced the annual districtwide Art Show will be held April 4th. Kindergarten through Fourth Grade students will display their artwork in the G.C. Hartman Elementary Center's cafeteria and Large Group Area from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
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G.C. Hartman Elementary Events

    04 apr

    Buy-One-Get-One Free Book Fair

    Tue, 04/04/2017 G.C. Hartman Elementary will host a PreK-8 BOGO Book Fair on the following dates: tonight from  6:00-8:00 PM (with Family and Community Night); April 5-7 & 10-11 from 10: 00 AM until 2:45 PM; and  April 12 from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM. 

    04 apr

    Districtwide Art Show

    Tue, 04/04/2017 The public is invited to attend the annual districtwide Art Show to be held this evening. The K-4 Show will be held from 6:00-8:00 PM in G.C. Hartman's cafeteria and Large Group Area.

    05 apr
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    First Grade Gym Show

    Thu, 04/06/2017 The First Grade students will present a gym show this evening at 6:30 PM in the G.C. Hartman gymnasium. This annual event gives elementary students an opportunity to demonstrate the skills and activities they have learned this year. Admission is free and the public is invited to attend.

    12 apr

    Snow Make-Up Day

    Wed, 04/12/2017 Today is a snow make-up day. School will be in session.

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    Snow Make-Up Day

    Thu, 04/13/2017 Today is a snow make-up day. School will be in session.

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    Spring Recess

    Fri, 04/14/2017 Schools and offices will closed through Monday, April 17th for Spring Recess. Classes will resume Tuesday, April 18th.

    15 apr

    Last Day to Sign Up for Golf Tournament

    Sat, 04/15/2017 Today is the last day to register for the Southern Columbia Community Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament to be held at Knoebels Three Ponds Golf Course on Saturday, April 29th. The tournament will be a four-person scramble with a 9:00 AM shotgun start! The registration fee is $65 per golfer or $260 per team and includes: 18 holes with a cart; snacks and beverages; t-shirt; a dinner at 1:30 PM; and prizes!

    21 apr

    Pajama Day

    Fri, 04/21/2017

Special Features

Congratulations to Southern Columbia Area High School on being named a 2016 National Blue Ribbon School as an Exemplary High Performing School! Southern Columbia Area High SchoolLearn More

Keep up-to-date on Southern Columbia Area School District news- from a student perspective- by watching the latest edition of the award-winning, TigerNews Daybreak Live.Learn More

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