Buy-One-Get-One Free Book Fair

Tue, 04/04/2017
G.C. Hartman Elementary will host a PreK-8 BOGO Book Fair on the following dates: tonight from  6:00-8:00 PM (with Family and Community Night); April 5-7 & 10-11 from 10: 00 AM until 2:45 PM; and  April 12 from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM.

SCA Adopts "Next Generation" Technology to Post Board Meeting Info

The Southern Columbia Area School District is leveraging cloud-based technology to radically improve its governance processes while saving staff time and taxpayer dollars.

Facilities and Finance Committees will Meet this Evening

Mon, 03/27/2017

The Facilities and Finance Committees will meet this evening immediately following tonight's Special Board meeting. The meeting will be held in the District Office Conference Room. The public is welcome to attend.

Special Board of Ed Meeting This Evening

Mon, 03/27/2017

The Board of Education will meet this evening at 6:00 PM to vote on the Resolution regarding General Obligation Bond and for general purposes. This is a public meeting and it will be held in the District Office Conference Room.

Spring Musical Wraps Up with Sunday Matinee

Sun, 03/26/2017

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang will wrap up Encore's 11th season with a 2:00 PM matinee show. Tickets are $10.00. For additional ticket information call (570) 204-3207 or e-mail

2nd Performance of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Tonight

Sat, 03/25/2017

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, performed by the Southern Columbia Area High School Music Department and Encore, opened to rave reviews Friday evening! Catch the talented performers in action tonight with their second performance, beginning at 7:00 PM in the High School Auditorium. Tickets are $10.00 .

K-12 Art Show Announced!

Art teachers Mrs. Tia Brown and Mrs. Casie Baker have announced the annual districtwide Art Show will be held April 4th. Kindergarten through Fourth Grade students will display their artwork in the G.C. Hartman Elementary Center's cafeteria and Large Group Area from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.

Encore to Provide a Weekend of High-Flying Entertainment!

For the past ten years, Encore's talented cast and crew have provided the Southern Columbia community with high-energy, thoroughly-entertaining performances. This year's Encore team has done it again, producing a "high-flying" musical, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, perhaps "the most fantasmagorical stage musical in the history of everything!"

Districtwide Art Show

Tue, 04/04/2017
The public is invited to attend the annual districtwide Art Show to be held this evening. The K-4 Show will be held from 6:00-8:00 PM in G.C. Hartman's cafeteria and Large Group Area.

First Grade Gym Show

Thu, 04/06/2017

The First Grade students will present a gym show this evening at 6:30 PM in the G.C. Hartman gymnasium. This annual event gives elementary students an opportunity to demonstrate the skills and activities they have learned this year. Admission is free and the public is invited to attend.

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

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