Community Unites to Raise Mental Health Awareness

Southern Columbia's students and staff purchased t-shirts designed by Tori Romania, Class of 2019, which were worn on Mental Health Awareness Day. All proceeds from the sale of the shirts were donated to the McDowell Institute at Bloomsburg University.

New Student Registration is now open for the 2019-20 School Year!

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 encourage you to complete this process sooner rather than later, as we cannot guarantee first day attendance if you register after August 20. 

Students Get "Backstage Pass to the Blues"

World-class Bluesman Clarence Spady recently visited with Southern Columbia students to guest teach a lesson about “the roots of the music that they listen to every day.” The talented vocalist, guitarist and 2012 inductee into the International Blues Hall of Fame, met with the High School’s Guitar, Band and Chorus classes providing them an hour-long, interactive guitar and music workshop.

Annual Events Mark a Fun Way to Close Out Another School Year!

Southern Columbia's Pickleball Tournament and "The Great SCA Egg Drop" are two popular annual events not only because they keep students highly-engaged and entertained, but also because their occurrence signals that the start of summer vacation is near!

Vocalist Named a Top 4 Finalist

Congratulations to Mikaela Brouse whose performance in the 2019 Teen Star Competition earned her a Top 4 finish.  The talented vocalist finished fourth in the contest and was awarded one of the competition's grand prizes ($350).  Southern Columbia's other finalists, Zach Honabach, Kiersten Brecht, and Dylan Kramer each received a $100 prize.

Decision Captures National Attention

Congratulations to junior student Julian Fleming for his success in contemplating, and ultimately deciding upon, a college selection decision, all while navigating under the steady microscope of print, broadcast and social media outlets, and their millions of followers nationwide, eager for  him to decide.

Ceremonies Allow Seniors to Celebrate and Reflect

Baccalaureate and the High School Awards Ceremony were held May 29th, giving the Class of 2019 two additional opportunities to celebrate and reflect on their experiences and accomplishments as high school students.

Ag Day Tradition Continues!

Ag Day 2019 proved to be a shining example of a "student-centered classroom" as this year's version of the popular event was largely organized and managed by a group of high school students determined to carry on this tradition.

Teacher Grants Awarded by SCCF

The Southern Columbia Community Foundation in its pursuit of “upholding educational excellence” and “promoting innovative opportunities that inspire students” awarded five new grants to appreciative teachers as part of its 2019 Teacher Grant Program.

Extra Yearbooks Available for Purchase

Extra elementary and high school yearbooks are still available for purchase.  Please e-mail Mr. Mensch at for information on payment and pick-up.

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