Athletic Hall of Fame Established

An Athletic Hall of Fame has been established to recognize "those individuals who best exemplify what is expected of someone involved in one or more of the Tiger athletic programs." The SCA Hall of Fame will honor athletes, coaches, and individuals who "have made significant athletic contributions that brought recognition to the Southern Columbia Area School District or the school districts which united (Catawissa, Ralpho Town

Next Superintendent, Solicitor Selected!

Congratulations to Mr. Jim Becker and Mr. Dave Trathen who were selected by the Board of Education to serve as Superintendent and Solicitor, respectively. Mr. Becker will continue to serve as High School Principal until assuming duties as Superintendent on February 4, 2020.  Mr. Trathen assumed duties as Solicitor on August 6th upon the retirement of Richard J.

District Awarded STEM Grant!

Southern Columbia Area has been selected to receive a $10,000.00 grant from the The Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by the Bayer Fund. The program allows eligible farmers to nominate their local public school district for grants to help enhance STEM education. Once nominated, school districts submit applications to compete for grants to help fund projects that enhance their STEM curriculum.

GEICO ESPN HIGH School Kickoff Tickets now on Sale in High School Office

Tickets to the Geigo ESPN High School Kickoff Football Game - Southern Columbia vs. Hammond School in Columbia, SC, are now on sale in the High School Office Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:00 a.m. to noon.  All tickets are $10.  Checks payable to SCA Athletics.  Tickets are limited and may not be available at the gate.

2019-2020 Free and Reduced Meals Application

The Southern Columbia Area School District offers healthy meals every school day. Breakfast costs for all students are $1.60. Lunch costs for students in grades K through 4 are $2.25 and $2.50 for those in grades 5-12.

Coding Camp Inspires Creativity!

Southern Columbia's Kids Coding Camp exposed rising second through sixth grade students to the logical problem-solving and decision-making approach that the coding process fosters- all while having fun!

National Spotlight Shines on Football Program

Southern Columbia's Tiger Football program has received much national attention in recent months with accolades given to the team itself, and several individual players.

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.

Special Features

Classes for the 2019-2020, school year, will begin Tuesday, August 27th. Best wishes for a successful school year!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

The 2019 PSSA Idol video has been posted! Click the play button to watch G.C. Hartman's dedicated staff inspire and dazzle the school's third and fourth grade students in this year's show. The PSSA Idol show has become a G.C.Learn More