Color Run to Benefit District's SWPBIS Efforts!

Southern Columbia Area's Schoolwide Positive Behavior Team is sponsoring a 5K Race and a 1.5. mile Fun Run with both events promoting and benefitting the District's schoolwide positive behavior efforts. The My School Color Run will include a timed 5k race and a 1.5 mile untimed  junior fun run. Participants can run, walk, and/or jog while raising funds for our school!

Back-to-School News

Click the photo or this link to read the Shamokin News-Item's annual back-to-school story. In addition to the information in the news story, the following back-to-school news may be of interest to you:

Welcome Back Students!

Hope you had a restful and fun-filled summer vacation! We're happy to have you back in school and we wish you a year filled with good grades, good memories, and many enriching learning experiences!  Make the 2016-2017 school year your best one yet! 

Online Payment for Meals Now Available!

Parents and guardians are now able to pay for their child's school meals online through myschoolaccount.com.

Kick-Off of 5K Run/Walk a Success!

Registration and Paperwork Due for Fall Sports

Registration and paperwork for fall sports are due prior to the first day of practice.  If your child is playing a fall sport and you have not yet registered your child through FamilyID, please do so immediately.  Family ID can be accessed through the District's Athletic webpage by clicking on Sports Registration.  The required paperwork can be mailed to the Athletic Trainer, Tim Jurnak at the High School's address or if you would like to hand deliver it personally, Mr.

SCA in the News: School Garden and Elementary Security Project Featured

Southern Columbia Area's Wellness and Farm to School Initiative and the planned security upgrades at G.C.Hartman Elementary School were recently featured by the Shamokin News-Item newspaper.

New Teachers Welcomed!

The Southern Columbia Area School District extends a warm welcome to the following teachers who will be joining SCA's instructional staff in 2016-2017: Katherine (Nolt) Peachey, Middle School English, Stacey Hochenbroch, Fourth Grade, and Cassandra Gum, Elementary School Emotional Support/Special Education. Wishing you all much success working with SCA's students! Congratulations and welcome aboard!

Summer Accolades for Student-Athletes and Coaches

Congratulations to Southern Columbia Area's student athletes and coaches on being named Black Diamond Sports Network's School of the Year. According to BDSN, the award is based on titles and wins in the Heartland Conference, District, and State competitions.

Honor Graduates Recognized

Among the students recognized at the 2016 commencement exercise were twenty-six students who earned the distinction of being named an Honor Graduate. In order to receive this honor, students must complete ninth, tenth, eleventh, and twelfth grade with a 95% or higher average.

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

Keep up-to-date on Southern Columbia Area School District news- from a student perspective- by watching the latest edition of the award-winning, TigerNews Daybreak Live.Learn More

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