Southern Columbia Area School District

  • Southern Columbia Area High School earned lifetime status as a National Blue Ribbon School in 2016, being named a National Blue Ribbon Exemplary High Performing School. 

  • G.C. Hartman Elementary Center's playground equipment donated by H.A.R.T.

  • Southern Columbia Area Middle School

  • Congratulations to the Tiger Football Team who built on their state record by winning their 9th PIAA Football Championship!

  • Congratulations to the Girls Soccer Team on winning the PIAA A Championship! This history-making feat marks the first time a Southern Columbia female interscholastic team has won a State title!

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News and Announcements

Wrestlers Claim Silver Medal

While the team portion of their season did not end as they wanted, the Tiger Wrestling Team once again reached heights that few teams attain. Wrestling for the PIAA 2A Team Championship, the Tigers lost a hard-fought 31-23 match, giving the Wrestlers their second-consecutive PIAA Silver Medal.

Wrestler Reaches Win Milestone

Congratulations to Gaige Garcia, Class of 2020, on winning his 100th career wrestling match. Gaige's win came during this weekend's PIAA 2A Seminfinals match and helped propel the Tigers to victory.

Tickets for Grease Are on Sale!

Tickets for Encore's production of Grease are now on sale! The musical will be performed Friday March 15th through Sunday, March 17th with 7:00 PM performances on Friday and Saturday evening and 2:00 PM matinees on Saturday and Sunday.

Students Selected to District Band

Congratulations to Nathan Hunsinger, Emma Rosko and Alexander Eby who were selected to represent Southern Columbia Area at the 2018 Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 8 Band Festival held at Montoursville Area High School.
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    Activities Committee Meeting

    Mon, 02/18/2019 The Activities Committee will meet this evening at 6:30 PM in the High School Office Conference Room. This is a public meeting.

  • 18 feb

    Curriculum Committee Meeting

    Mon, 02/18/2019 The Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment Committee will meet this evening beginning at  6:30 PM in the District Office Conference Room. This is a public meeting.

  • 18 feb

    Board of Education Meeting

    Mon, 02/18/2019 The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a regular meeting for general purposes beginning at 7:00 PM in the District Office Conference Room.

  • 18 feb

    In-Service Day

    Mon, 02/18/2019 There will be no school for students today as teachers and staff will be in engaged in professional development training. Classes will resume tomorrow.

  • 01 mar
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  • 05 mar

    Future Careers Expo

    Tue, 03/05/2019 The 2019 Future Careers Expo sponsored by the The Foundation of the Columbia Montour Chamber of Commerce will be held on Tuesday, March 5 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM in the Central Columbia High School.  Students and parents can register at The Foundation strives to bring together the schools of Columbia and Montour counties with regional businesses. 

  • 12 apr

    Pajama Day

    Fri, 04/12/2019

  • 16 apr

    2019 ELA PSSA Testing - Grades 3 to 8

    Tue, 04/16/2019 - Thu, 04/18/2019 ELA PSSA Testing will take place in the A.M. on April 16, 17 & 18 (1 section per day) for Grades 3rd to 8th

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    2019 ELA PSSA Make-ups (grades 3 to 8)

    Tue, 04/23/2019 - Fri, 04/26/2019 Make-ups for ELA PSSA testing will take place on April 23rd through the 26th for grades 3 to 8

Special Features

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

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