First Day of School!

Tue, 08/27/2019

Today is the first day of classes for the 2019-2020, school year! Wishing students and staff a productive, safe, and successful school year! 

Staff In-Service Day

Thu, 08/22/2019

Staff professional development day and preparation for the upcoming school year.

Staff In-Service Day

Wed, 08/21/2019

Staff professional development day and preparation for the upcoming school year.

Welcome Back Staff!

Tue, 08/20/2019

Today is a staff professional development day in preparation of the upcoming school year.

Fall Sports Season Begins Today!

Mon, 08/12/2019

Today is the official start date for the 2019 PIAA fall sports season. Good luck to all our student-athletes, coaches, and teams!

Next Superintendent, Solicitor Selected!

Congratulations to Mr. Jim Becker and Mr. Dave Trathen who were selected by the Board of Education to serve as Superintendent and Solicitor, respectively. Mr. Becker will continue to serve as High School Principal until assuming duties as Superintendent on February 4, 2020.  Mr. Trathen assumed duties as Solicitor on August 6th upon the retirement of Richard J.

District Awarded STEM Grant!

Southern Columbia Area has been selected to receive a $10,000.00 grant from the The Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by the Bayer Fund. The program allows eligible farmers to nominate their local public school district for grants to help enhance STEM education. Once nominated, school districts submit applications to compete for grants to help fund projects that enhance their STEM curriculum.

GEICO ESPN HIGH School Kickoff Tickets now on Sale in High School Office

Tickets to the Geigo ESPN High School Kickoff Football Game - Southern Columbia vs. Hammond School in Columbia, SC, are now on sale in the High School Office Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:00 a.m. to noon.  All tickets are $10.  Checks payable to SCA Athletics.  Tickets are limited and may not be available at the gate.

Foundation Chicken and Pulled Pork Dinner

Sat, 08/31/2019

The Southern Columbia Community Foundation is hosting a Chicken and Pulled Pork dinner prior to tonight's Tiger football game vs. Mt. Carmel. The dinner will be held from 4:00-6:00 PM with meals served and/or available for pick up at the Bus Garage adjacent to Tiger Stadium. Meals are $10.00 in advance and $13.00 at the door. Price includes the dinner, a beverage and dessert. Tickets can be purchased in the High School Office, District Office, OIP in Elysburg, and Woody's in Catawissa. All proceeds benefit the District's educational programs.

2019-2020 Free and Reduced Meals Application

The Southern Columbia Area School District offers healthy meals every school day. Breakfast costs for all students are $1.60. Lunch costs for students in grades K through 4 are $2.25 and $2.50 for those in grades 5-12.

Special Features

Classes for the 2019-2020, school year, will begin Tuesday, August 27th. Best wishes for a successful school year!Learn More

Online registration is now open for new students entering the Southern Columbia District.  Please use this link to begin the process, or choose the About SCA tab on our main webpage.  We encourLearn More

The 2019 PSSA Idol video has been posted! Click the play button to watch G.C. Hartman's dedicated staff inspire and dazzle the school's third and fourth grade students in this year's show. The PSSA Idol show has become a G.C.Learn More