District Champs!

Congratulations to the Tiger Football Team on a hard-fought victory over rival Mount Carmel Area in the 2017 District 4 2A Championship game! The District 4 title was the Tigers 25th overall! The Tigers will resume their playoff march this Friday against District 1-12 Champ Neumann-Goretti.

Honor Societies Induct New Members

On November 15th, the Induction Ceremony of the Southern Columbia Area Chapter of the National Junior Honor Society (grades 8-9) and the National Honor Society (grades 10-12) was held, welcoming 79 new members.

A Seasonal and Year-round Student Favorite!

Apple cider was November's Fresh Food of the Month and it proved to be a popular choice among the District's K-12 students as 46 gallons of the local favorite was consumedl  The monthly fresh food campaign provides students access to nutritious, high quality, local food, free of charge, typically during lunch periods.

French-Speaking Festival Proves to be Challenging and Fun!

Students enrolled in Mrs. Lauren Day's French 2 course recently visited Susquehanna University to spend a day immersed in interactive, French-speaking activities. The activities, organized by the University's French 301: Advanced Conversation and Phonetics, were a part of The Fifth Annual Journée de la Francophonie: An Interactive Day for Francophone Activities and French Conversations. The annual French-speaking festival gives students an opportunity to practice speaking French publicly and spontaneously.

SCA Musicians Perform in Select Choral Group

Each year, any high school student in the Benton, Berwick, Bloomsburg, Central Columbia, Danville, Southern Columbia and Millville school districts who is "a member in good standing in their district’s choral program" is permitted to audition for the Columbia-Montour High School County Chorus. From this large pool of choral musicans, a select number are chosen to perform.

Veterans Day Reflections

Each Veterans Day, our nation extends thanks and gratitude to veterans and active military personnel whose sacrifices have preserved the freedoms we as Americans enjoy.

Return of AR Accelerates Reading!

The return of the Accelerated Reader program to the District's K-12 curriculum has received positive reviews from SCA's students and staff who recently celebrated improved student reading habits with end of the marking period AR parties. According to Sixth Grade ELA and Social Studies teacher Mrs.

Digital Learning Project Ready for Your Input

Since 2003, Project Tomorrow, a national education nonprofit organization, has surveyed more than five million students, teachers, administrators, parents, and community members seeking their unfiltered input on education, technology, schools of the future, science and math instruction, professional development and career exploration. Each spring, the organization creates national reports on the U.S.

Senior Student Garners State Wrestling Award!

Congratulations to Jaret Lane who was recently awarded the Schalles PA Pinner Award, which is given to the Pennsylvania high school wrestler with the highest pin percentage! Jaret pinned 32 of his opponents in amassing a 48-0 record during the 2016-2017 season, which also saw him being crowned the PIAA 2A Wrestling Champion at 113 pounds.

Students and Staff Join Forces in Fight Against Cancer

Throughout October, Southern Columbia's students and staff were engaged in a variety of activities which raised awareness of the importance of screening and early detection in the fight against breast cancer, as well as activities which raised funds to assist those battlling this disease.

Special Features

Parents and other school community members are encouraged to share their viewpoints about key educational issues, particularly those concerning digital learning and the use of technology to support future ready schools, by participating in the Speak Up Project for Digital Learning, facilitated by Project Tomorrow.  The annual national research project gives education stakeholders the opportunity to ensure their voice is heard not only at Southern Columbia, but at the state and national level as findings are summarized aLearn More

Take a look back at the summer 2017 facility renovation projects and check on the progress of the Tiger Stadium project via Sway's storyline. Summer projects through August 27, 2017. Tiger Stadium- Start to PresentBefore and After PicturesLearn More

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