Southern Columbia Area School District

  • Photo snapped by teacher and coach Ms. Jen Stine capturing a majestic view of Tiger Stadium.

  • Photo captured by Miranda Gipple, Class of 2017 and used in the High School's Blue Ribbon application. Miranda's work shows the diversity of SCA's program of studies and the diverse interests of SCA's students!

  • Southern Columbia Area Middle School

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

  • District Office Entry

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News and Announcements

Track and Field Athletes Qualify for States!

Congratulations are extended to the following student-athletes who have qualified to compete in the PIAA 2A Track and Field Championships to be held May 25-26th at Shippensburg University: Ethan Knoebel, 800m and 1600m;  Brant Long, Pole Vault;  Kari Cambria, 100m hurdles; and Hanna Davis, 400m.

Tigers Demonstrate Pride, Joy and Athletic Prowess at Spartan Games

Southern Columbia students trekked to Fountain Springs, Pennsylvania to participate in the 2nd Annual Spartan Games hosted by the North Schuylkill School District. The Spartan Games, similar to the Special Olympics, showcases the abilities of students with intellectual disabilities as they engage in competitive athletic contests.

Southern Musicians Among Teen Finalists!

Congratulations and good luck to Zach Honabach, Class of 2019 and Mikaela Brouse, Class of 2020, who emerged from a field of more than 45 contestants to become finalists in the 2018 First Columbia Teen Star Musical Competition  This year's competition will feature twelve finalists re

Pact Demonstrates Power and Promise of Compromise

The Collective Bargaining Agreement recently approved by the Southern Columbia Area Board of Directors and the Southern Columbia Area Education Association has been signed by the presidents of both groups, making the deal official.
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Events

  • 23 may
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    Final Fresh Food of the Year Features a Favorite Treat!

    Wed, 05/23/2018 The Fresh Food the Month initiative will close out its 2017-2018 Wellness campaign by serving Yuengling Ice Cream to all students in grades K-12. The locally produced ice cream is a great treat, rich in calcium, vitamin D and vitamin A.  

  • 23 may
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    Baseball Playoff Action

    Wed, 05/23/2018 Good luck is extended to the Tiger Baseball Team who will open District 4 Playoff action with a home game against Bloomsburg Area High School. First pitch is 4:30 PM.

  • 24 may
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    Living History Museum

    Fri, 05/25/2018 Ninth Grade students will reenact and retell stories of important events in U.S. History from the birth of our nation through the Reconstruction Period during today's Living History Museum presentations.

  • 28 may
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    Memorial Day Holiday

    Mon, 05/28/2018 All schools and offices are closed in observance of Memorial Day. Classes will resume tomorrow.

  • 30 may
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    Baccalaureate and Awards Ceremony this Evening

    Wed, 05/30/2018 Baccalaureate, sponsored by members of the Class of 2018, will be celebrated this evening beginning at 5:00 PM in the High School Auditorium. This will be followed at 6:30 PM by the annual Senior Awards Ceremony which will also be held in the Auditorium.

  • 04 jun
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    Special Meeting Followed by Committee Meetings

    Mon, 06/04/2018 A Special Board of Education meeting for general purposes will be held this evening at 6:00 PM in the District Office Conference Room. This meeting will be followed by the June Facilities and Finance Committee Meetings. The public is welcome to attend.

  • 04 jun
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    Knoebels Field Trip

    Mon, 06/04/2018

  • 05 jun
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    PIAA Sports Physicals

    Tue, 06/05/2018 Physicals for the 2018-2019, school year will be held today from 2:00-6:00 PM in the Nesbitt Gymnasium. This will be the only day physicals for the upcoming sports seasons will be offered at the school. These physicals are offered at no cost to the student-athlete.

  • 05 jun
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    K-12 Early Dismissal Today

    Tue, 06/05/2018 All students (K-12) will be dismissed at 11:30 AM. Transportation will be provided.

  • 06 jun
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    Early Dismissal Today

    Wed, 06/06/2018 All students (K-12) will be dismissed at 11:30 AM. Transportation will be provided. Also, today is the make-up day for final exams.

  • 07 jun
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    Class of 2018 Commencement

    Thu, 06/07/2018 The Graduation Ceremony for Southern Columbia Area High School's Class of 2018 will take place this evening at 6:00 PM in Mitrani Hall of the Haas Center for the Arts, located on the campus of Bloomsburg University. 

  • 07 jun
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    Last Day of School!

    Thu, 06/07/2018 Today is the last day of school for the 2017-2018, school year! All students will be dismissed at 10:30 AM. Transportation will be provided. 

  • 08 jun
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    Act 80 Day

    Fri, 06/08/2018 Staff will engage in Safe Schools training in partnership with local municipal police departments.

  • 11 jun
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    Policy Committee to Meet This Evening

    Mon, 06/11/2018 The Policy Committee will meet this evening beginning at 6:00 PM in the High School Library. The public is invited to attend.

Special Features

High School students and parents can keep track of the many end of year activities taking place by downloading the 2017-2018 EOY Calendar found by clicking on this link. Learn More

Southern Columbia Area School District's Special Education Plan was approved by the Board of Education on April 30, 2018, and has been submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Education for final review. Questions about the plan can be directed to Director of Special Education Jenn Snyder at jsnyder@scasd.us or (570) 356-3510.  Please click this link to review the Special Education Strategic Planning document.Learn More

Take a look back at the summer 2017 facility renovation projects and check on the progress of the Tiger Stadium project via Sway's storyline. Summer projects through August 27, 2017. Tiger Stadium- Start to Present (updated February 2, 2018)Learn More