After months of competition, the 2018 Pickleball Tournament, culminated with the crowning of champions in three brackets, continuing a sixteen-year, student-favorite, tradition!  Beginning in March and continuing through May, this year's tourrnament attracted 175 students, competing in matches held after school, and during Activity Periods and study halls, The annual tournament sponsored by the District's Physical Education Department continues to be one of the most eagerly-anticipated events of the year. Its popularity has been described as "highly contagious," giving students an opportunity to bond with friends-new and old- while fitting in a fun workout! 
 
 
Pictured are the 2018 Pickleball Champions- Elijah Hoffman, Megan Longenhagen, Jill Marks, Sami Palacz, and Brett Szuler. The "Champion Picklers" won the following brackets:
 
Co-ed Picklers- Brett and Megan
King Picklers- Elijah and Brett
Queen Picklers- Jill and Sami
 

Special Features

Click here to read a report presented to the Board of Education on November 12, 2018 which reviews bullying data collected by the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency. The report provides data on the frequency and types of bullying behavior being reported by Southern Columbia Area students as well as a look of how this compares to reports of bullying at other schools statewide, and in Columbia County and Northumberland County schools.Learn More

Southern Columbia Area High School earned lifetime status as a National Blue Ribbon School in 2016, being named a National Blue Ribbon School for Exemplary High Performing School. Click the links below to read more about the school's National Blue Ribbon Schools award recognition. Learn More