Southern Columbia Area School District

  • 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 High School's Charles T. Nesbitt Gymnasium

  • Southern Columbia Area Middle School

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

  • District Office Entry

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News and Announcements

Remembering Our Fallen Heroes

"We are forever indebted to those who have given their lives that we might be free."- President Ronald Reagan, Memorial Day 1983

Relay Team Earns State Medal

Congratulations to the Tigers 400 meter relay team on their medal-winning performance at the 2017 PIAA Track and Field Championships. The team placed 5th in the AA 4 x 1 competition.

Student Achievement Celebrated at Awards Ceremony

Southern Columbia Area High School recently held its Annual Awards Program to recognize outstanding student achievement in a number of fields, including academics, civic engagement, and athletics. Over 80 awards were presented to the deserving students, with most reserved for members of the Class of 2017.

Students Bring History to Life!

Students enrolled in Ms. Tricia Hoffman's 9th Grade American History course and Mr. Ryan Mensch's English 9 course, recently engaged in a unique cross-curricular project that saw major events from early American History come to life in the halls and classrooms of SCA!

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Events

  • 29 may
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    Memorial Day Observed

    Mon, 05/29/2017 All schools and offices are closed in observance of Memorial Day. Classes will resume tomorrow.

  • 31 may
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    Extended Policy Committee Meeting This Morning

    Wed, 05/31/2017 The Board of Education's Policy Committee will hold an extended session this morning from 8:30 AM until 12 noon in the District Office Conference Room. The public is invited to attend.

  • 31 may
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    Sign Ups for Sports Physicals Continue

    Wed, 05/31/2017 Free sports physicals will be offered Tuesday, June 6th from 3:00 until 7:00 PM in the High School training room for any SCA student entering grades 7 through 12 and planning to participate in athletics in the 2017-2018 school year.  Physicals are by appointment only.  Parents can schedule an appointment online through the District's Athletics webpage or by clicking the following link:  

  • 01 jun
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    Registration for 2017 Fall Sports Begins

    Thu, 06/01/2017 Registration for Fall Sports opens today.

  • 01 jun
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    Elementary Field Day

    Thu, 06/01/2017

  • 02 jun
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    Senior Final Exams Begin

    Fri, 06/02/2017 Good luck to members of the Class of 2017 in today's opening session of Final Exams! Exams for students in grades 7-11 will begin on Monday.

  • 05 jun
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    Final Exams for Grades 7-12

    Mon, 06/05/2017 Final exams for students in grades 7-12 will be held today. Students in these grades are permitted to go home at 11:30 AM however early transportation is on your own. Students staying until regular dismissal time should bring a bag lunch. Regular transportation home will be provided with buses departing at 3:00 PM.

  • 05 jun
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    Special Board Meeting followed by Committee Meetings

    Mon, 06/05/2017 The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a special meeting for general purposes beginning at 6:00 PM in the High School Library. This meeting will be followed by the regularly-scheduled Facilities and Finance Committee meetings. The public is welcome to attend.

  • 06 jun
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    K-12 Early Dismissal

    Tue, 06/06/2017 All students (K-12) will be dismissed at 11:30 AM. Transportation will be provided. Final exams for students in grades 7 to 12 will continue. Good luck!

  • 07 jun
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    K-12 Early Dismissal

    Wed, 06/07/2017 All students (K-12) will be dismissed at 11:30 AM. Transportation will be provided. Final exams for students in grades 7 to 12 will continue. Today is the last exam day for Senior students!

  • 08 jun
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    Knoebel's Day

    Thu, 06/08/2017 Today is Knoebels Day for students in grades K-6!

  • 08 jun
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    Last Day of Finals!

    Thu, 06/08/2017 Final exams for students in grades 7-11 will be held today. Students in these grades are permitted to go home at 11:30 AM however early transportation is on your own. Students staying until regular dismissal time should bring a bag lunch. Regular transportation home will be provided with buses departing at 3:00 PM.

  • 09 jun
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    Last Day of School!

    Fri, 06/09/2017 All students will be dismissed at 10:30 AM. Transportation will be provided. Have a great summer!

  • 09 jun
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    Class of 2017 Commencement

    Fri, 06/09/2017 The Graduation Ceremony for Southern Columbia Area High School's Class of 2017 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. 

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