Southern Columbia Area School District

  • The Cross Country Team were among the school groups who helped launch the Start with Hello initiative at Southern Columbia.

  • 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

  • District Office Entry

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News and Announcements

Public Comment Form for the August 3rd Board of Directors Meetings

The Board of Directors will hold a Policy Committee at 5:00 p.m.

Text Messaging is Coming via School Messenger August 14, 2020 - Opt-in Now!

Southern Columbia Area School District will begin using text messaging as part of its communication with parents and students through School Messenger and the School Messenger app beginning August 14, 2020. (Download the School Messenger app and access an informational video on your mobile device here.)  In order to receive text messages from your teachers, coaches and for general School Messenger broadcasts (emergency closings, delays, events, general announcements, etc.), your mobile phone nu

SCA Back to School Fact Sheet Video

Superintendent Mr. Becker reviews everything you need to know about coming back to school in the Fall of 2020.  Please click here for the video.

What is SoCo Cyber?

What is SoCo Cyber?

This video shares a brief overview of the SoCo Cyber option available to students for the upcoming school year.  The SoCo Cyber option give the student a 100% self-paced, independent, at home, on your own, self-scheduled option typical of cyber schools.  The Cyber option will use Edgenuity as the platform for learning.  Teachers from either Edgenuity (k-5) or SCA (6-12) will monitor student progress and grades.

Please click here for the video.

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  • 17 aug

    Virtual Curriculum Committee Meeting

    Mon, 08/17/2020 The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a Curriculum Committee meeting this evening 5:30 p.m.The meeting will be held virtually and streamed on Facebook Live.  The link to access the meeting will be posted on the District website,  Southern Columbia Area School District Facebook page and BoardDocs.  Please check the website the day of

  • 17 aug

    Virtual Board of Directors Meeting

    Mon, 08/17/2020 The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a a regularly schedule Board meeting for general purposes this evening at 6:00 p.m.

  • 24 sep

    Elementary Fall Portraits

    Thu, 09/24/2020 Elementary Fall Portraits

  • 05 nov

    Elementary Fall Portrait Retakes

    Thu, 11/05/2020 Elementary Fall Portrait retakes will take place on November 5th, 2020.

Special Features

Southern Columbia is engaged in a yearlong initiative to Soar into Space in hopes of being chosen as a downlink site for a live feed emanating from the International Space Station. If chosen, students and staff will be afforeded the unique opportunity to speak with the astronauts currently on the space station sometime in spring 2020. To help the District's application stand out among the rest, Literacy Specialist Lindy Novak and Library Manager Amanda Noblit, have created a set activities and events.Learn More

The Take 5 to Save Lives program outlines 5 things that we can all do to work together to prevent suicide.The campaign encourages everyone to take five minutes out of their day to complete five prevention-focused action steps: 1. Learn the Signs: Take a few minutes to learn the warning signs of suicide. 2. Know How to Help- Know what to say and do if someone you know is struggling.3. Practice Self-Care- MLearn More