Flexible Instruction Day

If the need arises for an additional school closing during the 2019-2020 school year due to weather or some other emergency situation, the day will be a Flexible Instruction Day (FID).  While students will not report to campus, they will need to login to the Sapphire portal to confirm their attendance.  Please click here to familiarize yourself with procedures for a FID.

Beauty and the Beast Tickets Are on Sale!

Tickets for Encore's production of Beauty and the Beast: The Broadway Musical are now on sale! Tickets can be purchased online, at the box office- which will be open in the HS Auditorium Lobby Saturdays from 9:00 AM until 12 noon and Mondays and Thursdays from 5:00-7:00 PM- or by calling (570) 336-2139.

Please Support our District Fundraisers

Check out our District Fundrisers page for a list of current fundraisers.

PMEA District 8 Band Festival

Congratualtions to Emma Rosko, Alex Eby and Kylee Reeder for representing Southern Columbia at the PMEA District 8 Band Festival held at Danville High School on Saturday.  Emma Rosko was also named to the District Jazz Band.  All 3 students will advance to Regional Band.


District 4 AA Wrestling Sectionals

Sat, 02/15/2020

District 4 AA Southern Wrestling Sectionals will be held in the Charles T. Nesbitt Gym beginning at 10:00 AM on Saturday February 15, 2020.

2020 SCIENCE - PSSA Testing - Grade 4

Thu, 04/30/2020 - Fri, 05/01/2020

SCIENCE- PSSA Testing in A.M. for grade 4 only

2020 SCIENCE - PSSA Testing - Grade 8

Wed, 04/29/2020

SCIENCE- PSSA Testing in A.M. and P.M. for Grade 8 only

2020 MATH - PSSA Testing - Grades 5 through 8

Mon, 04/27/2020 - Tue, 04/28/2020

MATH- PSSA Testing in A.M. (1 section per day) for grades 5, 6, 7 & 8

2020 MATH - PSSA Testing - Grades 3 & 4

Tue, 04/28/2020 - Wed, 04/29/2020

MATH- PSSA Testing in A.M. (1 section per day) for grades 3 & 4

2020 ELA - PSSA Testing - Grades 3 through 8

Tue, 04/21/2020 - Thu, 04/23/2020

ELA - PSSA Testing in A.M. (1 section per day) for grades 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 & 8

Special Features

Southern Columbia is engaged in a yearlong initiative to Soar into Space in hopes of being chosen as a downlink site for a live feed emanating from the International Space Station. If chosen, students and staff will be afforeded the unique opportunity to speak with the astronauts currently on the space station sometime in spring 2020. To help the District's application stand out among the rest, Literacy Specialist Lindy Novak and Library Manager Amanda Noblit, have created a set activities and events.Learn More

The Take 5 to Save Lives program outlines 5 things that we can all do to work together to prevent suicide.The campaign encourages everyone to take five minutes out of their day to complete five prevention-focused action steps: 1. Learn the Signs: Take a few minutes to learn the warning signs of suicide. 2. Know How to Help- Know what to say and do if someone you know is struggling.3. Practice Self-Care- MLearn More