Southern Columbia Area School District

  • 810 Southern Drive | Catawissa, PA



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2019-2020 Free and Reduced Meals Application

The Southern Columbia Area School District offers healthy meals every school day. Breakfast costs for all students are $1.60. Lunch costs for students in grades K through 4 are $2.25 and $2.50 for those in grades 5-12.

Coding Camp Inspires Creativity!

Southern Columbia's Kids Coding Camp exposed rising second through sixth grade students to the logical problem-solving and decision-making approach that the coding process fosters- all while having fun!

National Spotlight Shines on Football Program

Southern Columbia's Tiger Football program has received much national attention in recent months with accolades given to the team itself, and several individual players.

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Middle School Events

  • 05 aug

    Policy Committee Meeting

    Mon, 08/05/2019 The Policy Committee will meet this evening beginning at 5:00 PM in the District Office Conference Room. The public is invited to attend. 

  • 05 aug

    Special Meeting Followed by Committee Meetings

    Mon, 08/05/2019 The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a special meeting for general purposes this evening at 6:00 p.m. in the District Office conference room.  The Facilities/Finance Committee will meet immediately following the special meeting.  Both meetings are public meetings.

  • 19 aug

    New Student Orientation for Middle School Students

    Mon, 08/19/2019 An orientation for students (grades 5 to 8) that are new the SCA School District will be held on Monday, August 19 at 9:00 AM.  These students are to report to the Middle School Office. 

  • 20 aug

    5th Grade Orientation

    Tue, 08/20/2019 An orientation will be held for fifth grade students on Tuesday, August 20 at 6:00 PM. Students and parents should report to auditorium for general comments.  Teachers of each subject will discuss their classroom expectations and provide an overview of their course and students will have the opportunity to practice their combination locks. 

  • 28 aug

    Meet the Teacher Night (Grades 6 to 8)

    Wed, 08/28/2019 A Meet the Teacher Night for students (grades 6-8) will be held on Wednesday, August 28 at 6:00 PM.  6th Grade Parents should report to the auditorium.

  • 29 aug

    LifeTouch Picture Day for Middle School Students

    Thu, 08/29/2019 Life-Touch Picture Day is Thursday, August 29th for all Southern Columbia Students in Grades 5 to 8.

  • 31 aug

    Foundation Chicken and Pulled Pork Dinner

    Sat, 08/31/2019 The Southern Columbia Community Foundation is hosting a Chicken and Pulled Pork dinner prior to tonight's Tiger football game vs. Mt. Carmel. The dinner will be held from 4:00-6:00 PM with meals served and/or available for pick up at the Bus Garage adjacent to Tiger Stadium. Meals are $10.00 in advance and $13.00 at the door. Price includes the dinner, a beverage and dessert. Tickets can be purchased in the High School Office, District Office, OIP in Elysburg, and Woody's in Catawissa. All proceeds benefit the District's educational programs.

Special Features

All District offices are staffed throughout the summer should you need to contact your child's school. The offices are open to the public Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM until 2:00 PM and Fridays from 8:00 AM until 12 noon. Learn More

Wishing all students and staff a safe, happy, and much deserved summer break! Classes for the 2019-2020, school year, will begin Tuesday, August 27th. Until then, enjoy your vacation!Learn More

Online registration is now open for new students entering the Southern Columbia District.  Please use this link to begin the process, or choose the About SCA tab on our main webpage.  We encourLearn More