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

District's Special Education Plan Receives PDE Approval

The Pennsylvania Department of Education has notified the District that its Special Education Plan for the July 1, 2018-June 30, 2021 cycle has been approved.  Every three years, Pennsylvania school districts study an

Camp to Explore Careers That Utilize STEAM Skills

Students entering grades 9-12 have an opportunity to earn $250 while exploring various local careers which utilize Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math by enrolling in Camp Steam, which will be based in the HS/MS Library, July 30th through August 9th.

Congratulations to the Class of 2018!

Congratulations are extended to the ninety-nine members of the Class of 2018 on reaching the important milestone of high school graduation!

Honor Grads Recognized

The Class of 2018 lived up to its reputation of being a class of high-achievers by sending thirty-one of its ninety-nine members to center stage at Commencement to be recognized as Honor Graduates. In order to attain this standing, students must complete ninth, tenth, eleventh, and twelfth grade with a 95% or higher average.
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Events

  • 22 jun
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    Register for Camp STEAM

    Fri, 06/22/2018 Registration for Camp STEAM is open for all students entering grades 9 to 12.

  • 16 jul
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    July Board of Education Meeting

    Mon, 07/16/2018 The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a regular meeting for general purposes beginning at 7:00 PM in the High School Library. The public is welcome to attend.

  • 06 aug
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    Facilities and Finance Committees will Meet this Evening

    Mon, 08/06/2018 The August Facilities and Finance Committee Meeting will be held in the District Office Conference Room beginning at 6:00 PM. This is a public meeting.

  • 11 aug
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    5K Run for the Ages

    Sat, 08/11/2018 The third annual alumni and friends 5K run or walk will be held  this morning. The route will trace that used by the Cross Country team. For additional information, please contact Mike Yeager, Volunteer Director of Alumni Affairs, at 570-205-8818 or myeager@scasd.us.

  • 13 aug
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    Policy Committee to Meet This Evening

    Mon, 08/13/2018 The Policy Committee will meet this evening beginning at 6:00 PM in the District Office Conference Room. The public is invited to attend.

  • 13 aug
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    Board of Education Meeting

    Mon, 08/13/2018 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.

  • 20 aug
  • 23 aug
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    Meet the Teacher Night

    Thu, 08/23/2018

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 2019-2019, school year, will begin Monday, August 27th. Until then, enjoy your vacation!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