SCA Orators Compete in Prestigious Tournament

On January 10th, Southern Columbia Area High School's Forensics team competed in the 42nd annual Blue, Maroon, and White Tournament, the oldest continuing major high school invitational tournament in Pennsylvania.

SCA Musicans Advance to Regionals

Four Southern Columbia Area High School musicians "placed" at the 2015 Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 8 Band Festival held at Troy Area High School this past weekend and will be among a select group of musicians invited to participate in the 2015 Region IV Band Festival. Congratulations are extended to Music teacher Mr.

Competitive Spirit Team Wins District Championship!

Congratulations are extended to Southerrn Columbia Area's Competitive Spirit Team for winning the District IV Small School Division Championship! The competitive cheerleading squad will now advance to the state championships to be held at the Giant Center in Hershey on Friday January 23rd and Saturday, January 24th.

FBLA Students Turn in Record-Setting Performance!

Twenty-two Southern Columbia Area High School students, including a record number of freshmen and sophomores (11), have qualified for FBLA state competition as a result of their performance in the Region 07 competition. FBLA's Region 07 encompasses schools from Columbia, Lycoming, Potter, Sullivan, and Tioga Counties. The following students were regional winners and will be competing in Hershey on April 13-15:

First Place
Elyse Noll- Computer Applications
Ryan Matukaitis- Healthcare Administration
Eli Yemzow- Intro to Business

Board Members are Recognized for their Commitment to Public Education

Public schools across Pennsylvania observe January as School Director Recognition Month.  The theme for 2015 is “Stronger school boards. Stronger schools. Stronger Pennsylvania.”  The Southern Columbia Area School District wishes to thank the men and women who serve as Board of Education members.

Camera System Expansion Completed Over Holiday Break

During the past few weeks, cameras secured through PDE's Safe Schools Grant were installed by NRG Controls North, Inc. and members of Southern Columbia Area's maintenance staff. SCA Building and Grounds Supervisor Tim George and his staff installed all cabling needed for the project, while NRG technicians installed, aligned, configured and commissioned the new cameras.

Parents and Students Invited to BU STEM Magnet Program Open House

Southern Columbia Area sophomores who have an interest in enrolling in Bloomsburg University's STEM Magnet program in 2015-2016, are invited to attend an Open House at Bloomsburg University on either Tuesday, February 3rd or Wednesday, February 4th at Monty's Assembly Room 127 located on the Upper Campus of Bloomsburg University. The Open House will be held from 6:00-7:30 PM on both dates.

Season's Greetings!

May this holiday season be everything you wish, for you and your loved ones! On behalf of the Southern Columbia Area School District we wish you a joyous holiday season. May the new year bring you good health, happiness, and success!

Special Features

Southern Columbia Area High School earned 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

An information and resource page pertaining to issues which influence the school budgeting process can be found by clicking on this link.Learn More