Distinguished Alumni Inducted

Five Southern Columbia graduates with notable professional and community achievements were recently welcomed back to their alma mater to be recognized as a Distinguished Alumnus.

New Principals Named!

Congratulations to Mr. William Callahan and Mr. Brandon Traugh who were recently appointed to new leadership positions within the Southern Columbia Area.School District. At the October 7th Board of Education meeting, Mr. Callahan, the current Middle School Principal, was named the next High School Principal. Mr. Traugh, currently a High School Social Studies teacher, was named the next Middle School Principal.  We wish our new building leaders much success in their new roles!

Students in the News: Athletic Milestones and Records!

Congratulations to senior student-athletes Julian Fleming, Gaige Garcia, Morgan Marks, and Maddie Wilcox who attained career milestones in recent athletic contests. Julian, who is the top-rated high school wide receiver in the country, broke two Pennsylvania football records in the Tigers contest against South Williamsport.

Tech Ed Display a Bloom Fair Winner!

Congratulations to teachers Andy Meyer and Jack Rarig, and their Tech Ed students, for winning the Outstanding Booth Display Award at the 2019 Bloomsburg Fair! Click this link to see a video of the winning display.


FCS Students Excel in Bloomsburg Fair Contest

Family and Consumer Science students of Mrs. Emily ZyssetI traveled to the 2019 Bloomsburg Fair to participate in the Fair's Identification Contest, returning home with awards for their efforts. This year's contest focused on identifying types and varieties of vegetables. Congratulations to our students for taking on this challenge, and in turn, expanding their knowledge of food science!

Start with Hello Week!

September 23-27, 2019 is being observed at Southern Columbia Area and schools across the nation as Start With Hello Week. Start With Hello Week seeks to draw attention to the growing epidemic of social isolation and empowers young people to create a culture of inclusion and connectedness within their school, youth organization and community.

Students in the News: Homecoming Queen!

Congratulations are extended to Victoria Brown, Class of 2020, who was selected by the student body as the 2019 Homecoming Queen!  Victoria is the daughter of John and Renee Brown and is a member of the National Honor Society and  Student Council.

Students in the News: College Recruit

Congratulations are extended to Preston Zachman, Class of 2020, who has accepted a scholarship offer from the University of Wisconsin. Preston has orally committed to play football for the Badgers, becoming the fourth member of the 2019 Tiger Football Team (joining Julian Fleming, Cal Haladay and Gaige Garcia) to commit to a Big Ten and Power 5 program.

Homecoming Court Announced!

Congratulations to the following students who have been named to Southern Columbia Area High School's 2019 Homecoming Court  (pictured left to right)- Mikaela Brouse, Victoria Brown, Halle Cox, Gina Gratti, Maggie Morrison, and Lauren Rose.  The Homecoming Queen will be crowned Friday evening at 6:50 PM prior to the Tigers football game vs Central Columbia,

State Gridiron Record Set

Congratulations to senior Gaige Garcia who broke the Pennsylvania high school career touchdown record in the Tiger Football Team's win against Selinsgrove. The senior rushed 11 times for 84 yards and two touchdowns in the Tigers' 76-0 win, the second of which was his 130th career touchdown, a new state record!

Special Features

The Take 5 to Save Lives program outlines 5 things that we can all do to work together to prevent suicide.The campaign encourages everyone to take five minutes out of their day to complete five prevention-focused action steps: 1. Learn the Signs: Take a few minutes to learn the warning signs of suicide. 2. Know How to Help- Know what to say and do if someone you know is struggling.3. Practice Self-Care- MLearn 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 PSSA Idol is one example of the enthusiasm Southern Columbia's students and staff have for learning! Click the play button to watch G.C.Learn More