Southern Columbia Area School District

  • 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

  • Congratulations to the Tiger Football Team who built on their state record by winning their 9th PIAA Football Championship!

  • Congratulations to the Girls Soccer Team on winning the PIAA A Championship! This history-making feat marks the first time a Southern Columbia female interscholastic team has won a State title!

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News and Announcements

Graduation Memories

Commencement for the Class of 2019 was held Tuesday, June 11th. Listed below are a collection of documents, photos, and news articles capturing memories of the grads' special day. 

Congratulations to the Class of 2019!

Hearty congratulations are extended to the members of the Class of 2019 on reaching the milestone of high school graduation! While graduation brings about the close of one chapter of a student's life, it also serves as the launching point for an exciting phase of new opportunities and adventures.

Students Retire Old Glory

Colby Adams, Class of 2021, organized and led a flag retirement ceremony on the last day of school before members of the sophomore class. Colby, a member of Boy Scouts Troop 67 of Catawissa, assisted by fellow troop members, retired two United States flags that were flown over Southern Columbia schools, explaining each step of the process as it unfolded.

Community Unites to Raise Mental Health Awareness

Southern Columbia's students and staff purchased t-shirts designed by Tori Romania, Class of 2019, which were worn on Mental Health Awareness Day. All proceeds from the sale of the shirts were donated to the McDowell Institute at Bloomsburg University.
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  • 17 jun

    Board of Education Meeting

    Mon, 06/17/2019 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

  • 17 jun

    Summer POD Begins Today

    Mon, 06/17/2019 Summer POD will begin today.  Students will be completing a majority of the work online using Moodle. There will be two exams and a final project presentation that will take at the school. The course will run eight weeks throughout the summer. If there any questions, please contact one of the following the teachers:  Jerid Lindenmuth at; Marc Longenhagen at; or Brandon Traugh at 

  • 28 jun

    New Student Registration Open All Summer

    Fri, 06/28/2019 Just a reminder that online registration for new students entering the Southern Columbia District opened on June 10th and will remain open throughout the summer.  Please use this link to begin the process, or choose the About SCA tab on our main webpage.  We encourage you to complete this process sooner rather than later, as we cannot guarantee first day attendance if you register after August 20.    

  • 09 jul

    Kids Coding Camp

    Tue, 07/09/2019 SOCO Kids Coding Camp will begin today. Camp dates are Tuesday, July 9th through Friday, July 12th from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM each day. 

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 2019-2020, school year, will begin Tuesday, August 27th. Until then, enjoy your vacation!Learn More

Online registration is now open for new students entering the Southern Columbia District.  Please use this link to begin the process, or choose the About SCA tab on our main webpage.  We encourLearn More