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


If you would like to help a family in need or are simply looking for a good deed to do for the holidays, the Southern Columbia High School Student Council is holding our third "Covers for Kids" Drive. All donated blankets and pillows will be donated to patients and their families at the Janet Weis Children's Hospital to help brighten their holiday!

SCA in the News- Editorial Captures Proud Southern Heritage

Sharing a link to an editorial which accurately captures the District's proud athletic and academic heritage.

Teamwork Lifts Tigers to Hard Fought Victory and State Title Game!

Congratulations to the Tiger Football team on their hard-fought, 31-27, victory over Ligonier Valley. The Rams proved to be a formidable opponent, however, Southern Columbia's impessive display of teamwork was too much to overcome, carrying the Tigers to a state record, 15th, PIAA Eastern Championship! The Tigers will now move on to the State Finals to play Steel Valley High School.
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  • 07 dec

    Planned Two-Hour Delay for Data Analysis

    Wed, 12/07/2016 Today all schools will operate on a planned, two-hour-delay schedule. While students will report to school later than normal, all staff will report at their regular time. The District's educators will use the two-hours to study and analyze student assessment data including PSSA and Keystone Exam results.

  • 07 dec

    School Board Reorganization Meeting

    Wed, 12/07/2016 The annual reorganization meeting of the Board of Education will take place this evening at 7:00 PM. The meeting will be held at the Columbia-Montour AVTS located at 5050 Sweppenheiser Drive, Bloomsburg, Pa. 

  • 07 dec
  • 07 dec

    Middle School Holiday Concert

    Wed, 12/07/2016 The annual Middle School Band and Chorus Holiday Concert will be held tonight beginning at 6:30 PM. The concerts will be performed in the High School Auditorium.

  • 08 dec

    Last Day to Order SpiritWear

    Thu, 12/08/2016 SMART is selling SCA SpiritWear.  If you want to purchase any SpiritWear, please click on the link below. SpiritWear will arrive on December 23rd. 

  • 09 dec

    Policy Committee to Meet this Morning

    Fri, 12/09/2016 An extended Policy Committee Meetng will be held this morning beginning at 9:00 AM to review proposed and existing policies. This is a public meeting and it will be held in the District Office Conference Room.

  • 10 dec

    Tigers to Compete for State Championship!

    Sat, 12/10/2016 Good luck to the Tiger Football Team in today's 2A State Championship Football game against Steel Valley High School. The game will be played at HERSHEYPARK Stadium with kickoff set for 11:00 AM. Go Tigers!

  • 14 dec

    High School Band and Chorus Concert This Evening

    Wed, 12/14/2016 The annual High School Band and Chorus Holiday Concert will be held tonight beginning at 7:00 PM. The concerts will be performed in the High School Auditorium.

  • 16 dec
  • 17 dec

    Cookies and Milk with Santa!

    Sat, 12/17/2016 The Class of 2019 will sponsor Cookies & Milk with Santa in the old Southern Columbia gymnasium from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM.  The cost is $7 per child, parents are admitted free.  The admission price includes cookies, milk, a visit with Santa, games, crafts, prizes and more!  Please check out the District’s Fundraisers page for more information. 

  • 21 dec

    3rd Grade Musical

    Wed, 12/21/2016 High School Auditorium - 6:30 pm

  • 23 dec

    Winter Recess Begins at 11:00 AM!

    Fri, 12/23/2016 Students will be dismissed at 11:00 AM this morning marking the beginning of Winter Recess. Classes will resume Tuesday, January 3rd.

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

Visit the Fundraiser Page to check out the current fundraising efforts underway at SCA!Learn 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