Students Hone Engineering Skills

High School Technology Education students recently put their drafting and wood/metal fabrication skills to a test by designing, and then producing, "working machines." According to teacher Mr. Andrew Meyer, the students used Autodesk Inventor, a 3D modeling software, to design the machines. "This allowed the students to problem-solve and design complex parts without wasting material," stated Mr.

June Schedule for 5th & 6th Grade Students

A special schedule will be in effect for Fifth and Sixth Grade students June 6th through June 9th. Click here to view the schedule.

Final Exam Schedule for 7th & 8th Graders

All Middle School core courses (Math, ELA, Science, and Social Studies) will have a final exam. Click here to view the final exam schedule and its accompanying Early Dismissal Permission form.

Students Pitch STEAM Proposals to Engineer

Over the past month, Mr.

Mock DUI Crash Teaches Life Lessons

Students Participate in TV Taste-Test

Students in Mrs. Janelle Burcicki's 7th grade English class recently participated in a televised taste test produced by Kerry Brazen of WNEP-TV.  Kerry is the station's "official taste tester" putting all sorts of new food products to the test.

School Garden Featured on Newscast

Southern Columbia Area's courtyard garden was recently featured by WNEP-TV on its Power to Save segment. To view the broadcast click the picture or this link.

New to You Exchange Now Open for Business!

A clothing exchange/swap program, New to You Exchange, is now available to all High School students. According to organizer Ms. Emily Karas, a wide variety of clothing, accessories, and toiletries are available for both male and female students at no charge.

SCA Excels at 2017 Envirothon!

Southern Columbia Area was represented at the 2017 Envirothon by five teams of students, led by advisor Ms. Kristen Vitkauskas. The teams, consisting of five students each, engaged in team building and leadership experiences, as well as training and testing in five natural resource categories: soils and land use, aquatic ecology, forestry, wildlife, and current environmental issues.

Special Features

Congratulations to Southern Columbia Area High School on being named a 2016 National Blue Ribbon School as an Exemplary High Performing School! Southern Columbia Area High SchoolLearn More

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