Special Education Plan Report Available for Review

We are pleased to announce that the District's Special Education Plan Report (07/01/2014-06/30/2017) is now complete and available for public review.

SoCo Happy Week!

The Middle School will be celebrating Happy Week during the week of March 24.  The School-wide Positive Behavioral Support Team has a variety of activities planned to reinforce positive behaviors and generate positive energy for the upcoming PSSA testing.

Swimmers Capture Bronze Medal

Jacob Ryan, swimming for Bloomsburg Area High School, was a member of the 200 Yard Medley Relay team which captured the bronze medal in this year's Class AA Swimming and Diving Championships. Jacob was also a member of the 200 Yard Freestyle Relay team which finished sixth in the state. The Southern swimmer also made his mark in individual competition, finishing 30th in the 100 Yard Backstroke preliminaries. Congratulations to Jacob and his BAHS teammates, for their fine showing at States!

Middle School Students Excel in STEM Challenge

Southern Columbia Area Middle School captured the top two prizes in the Grades 6-8 Division of the inaugural Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit K'Nex STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Design Challenges.

Food of the Month Initiative Off to a Great Start!

As part of an initiative to promote wellness and Farm to School partnerships, Southern Columbia Area High School and Middle School students will have access to locally grown food, served once a month at lunchtime. The first  Food of the Month Day was held on Wednesday, March 12th and proved to be a hit with the students.

Nominations for Distinguished Alumnus Will Close March 21st

The Southern Columbia Area School District will be accepting nominations for the 2014 Distinguished Alumnus Award until March 21, 2014. The Distinguished Alumnus should be someone who has gone on to achieve success in their field of endeavor and/or has had a positive influence on the students and community of the Southern Columbia Area. Graduates of Southern Columbia Area High School or any high school that formed the Southern Columbia Area School District are eligible to be nominated.

Tickets for HS Musical Now on Sale!

The High School Music Department and Encore have announced that tickets for this year's musical, Into the Woods, are now on sale. Performance dates are Friday, March 21st at 7:00 PM, Saturday , March 22nd at 7:00 PM and Sunday, March 23rd at 2:00 PM.

Southern Swimmer Headed to States

Later this week the 2013-2014 PIAA Swimming and Diving Championships will get underway. This event is noteworthy to Southern Columbia Area because one of its own, High School junior Jacob Ryan, will be among those student-athletes who have earned a trip to the swimming and diving championships. Through a cooperative agreement with the Bloomsburg Area School District, Jacob has competed throughout the winter sports season as a member of the Bloomsburg Area H.S. Boys Varsity Swimming Team.

Wrestlers Win Silver Medals at State Tournament

Congratulations are extended to Kent Lane (junior, 138), Todd Lane (freshman, 120) and Blake Marks (sophomore, 152) who all won silver medals at the 2013-2014 PIAA Class AA State Wrestling Championship.  The students and their coaches represented Southern Columbia Area extremely well and are to be commended for their outstanding accomplishment!  Wrestling great Dan Gable once stated, “More enduring than any other sport, wrestling teaches self-control and pride.

Wrestlers Earn Trip to States

Congratulations are extended to Kent Lane (138), Todd Lane (120) and Blake Marks (152) who are headed to the Giant Center in Hershey to compete in this year's PIAA Class AA State Wrestling Championship.  The three student-athletes have enjoyed successful seasons winning a combined 91 out of 101 matches heading into the championships. We wish the boys good luck and continued success at states! The first matches begin Thursday, March 6th at 9:00 AM and continue into Saturday night.

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 links below to read more about the school's National Blue Ribbon Schools award recognition. Learn More