Rehearsals of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang in Full Gear!

The cast and crew of Encore have been putting in long hours memorizing lines, practicing dance steps, and fine-tuning comic pratfalls in preparation of this year's musical, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. The fast-moving show will debut on Friday, March 17th with a 7:00 PM performance.

Students Qualify for Forensics State Championship

Congratulations are extended to Mary Scopelliti, Class of 2017, and Eli Yemzow, Class of 2018, on qualifying for the Pennsylvania High School Speech League (PHSSL) State Championship!

District's Facilities to be Enhanced

At the February 20th, Board of Education Meeting, a variety of projects designed to improve the comfort, safety, and energy efficiency of the District's school buildings were approved. In addition, a major renovation of Tiger Stadium was authorized, opening use of the stadium to new interscholastic, extracurricular, curricular, and community groups.

Staff In-Service Focuses on School Safety

Safety was the theme of the Presidents' Day in-service program attended by all District staff.

Happy Presidents' Day!

Presidents’ Day is an American holiday celebrated on the third Monday in February. Originally established in 1885, in recognition of President George Washington, it is still officially called “Washington’s Birthday” by the federal government.

Student-Initiated Community Service Group Forms

Recently, three members of the Class of 2018, Elijah Hoffman, Kristin Kremser, and Eli Yemzow, met to discuss ways to encourage more volunteerism and community service among their peers.

Students Selected to District Band

Congratulations are extended to Nathan Hunsinger, Breanna Burd, and Seth Barrett who were selected to represent Southern Columbia Area at the 2017 Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 8 Band Festival.  Students in grades 9-12 who are members of their school band may audition for a place in the District Band.

Wrestlers' Bronze Medal Marks Historic Finish

Southern Columbia Area's Wrestling Team capped a very successful PIAA Class AA State Duals Tournament, finishing 5-1, earning the program's first state medal!

Students Perform In District Chorus

Congratulations are extended to Logan Bittner, Sheila Brassard, Fran Forti, Zach Honabach, Brian Sevison, Jake Stahley and Casey Winter who  were selected to represent Southern Columbia at the 2017 PMEA District 8 Chorus.

Special Features

All District offices are staffed throughout the summer should you need to contact your child's school. The offices are open to the public Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM until 2:00 PM and Fridays from 8:00 AM until 12 noon. Please note, because of HVAC and window renovations taking place at G.C. Hartman Elementary, the District Office has relocated to the HS Library, while the Elementary Office has relocated to the Middle School Office. All District and Elementary Office staff can reached at their existing phone extension and e-mail.Learn More

Wishing all students and staff a safe, happy, and much deserved summer break! Classes for the 2017-2018, school year, will begin Monday, August 28th. Until then, enjoy your vacation!Learn More

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