Practice for Fall Sports Teams Begins

Mon, 08/13/2018

Today is the official start date for the 2018 PIAA fall sports season. Good luck to all our teams!

Students Recognized with Top Honors at National Convention

Southern Columbia's two representatives at the FBLA National Leadership Conference in Baltimore, Maryland, enjoyed a rewarding experience, that was made even more memorable with both students earning recognition for high-achievement in the organization's competitive, academic events.

Summer Facility Projects Progressing Well

The District's campus has been a bevy of activity this summer with a variety of construction and repair projects underway designed to provide students and staff a

Free and Reduced Meals Application Now Available

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. Your child(ren) may qualify for free meals or for reduced price meals. The reduced price for breakfast is $.30 and $.40 for lunch.

District's Special Education Plan Receives PDE Approval

The Pennsylvania Department of Education has notified the District that its Special Education Plan for the July 1, 2018-June 30, 2021 cycle has been approved.  Every three years, Pennsylvania school districts study an

5K Run for the Ages- Cancelled

Sat, 08/11/2018

Update- Due to wet grounds, this year's event has been cancelled. We'll see you again in 2019! The third annual alumni and friends 5K run or walk will be held  this morning. The route will trace that used by the Cross Country team. Entry forms can be downloaded at this link. For additional information, please contact Mike Yeager, Volunteer Director of Alumni Affairs, at 570-205-8818 or myeager@scasd.us.

Camp to Explore Careers That Utilize STEAM Skills

Update July 10, 2018: The camp is now full.  Applications received after July 10th will be placed on a waiting list. Students entering grades 9-12 have an opportunity to earn $250 while exploring various local careers which utilize Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math by enrolling in Camp Steam, which will be based in the HS/MS Library, July 30th through August

Board of Education Meeting

Mon, 08/13/2018

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a regular meeting for general purposes beginning at 7:00 PM in the District Office Conference Room.

Policy Committee to Meet This Evening

Mon, 08/13/2018

The Policy Committee will meet this evening beginning at 6:00 PM in the District Office Conference Room. The public is invited to attend.

Facilities and Finance Committees will Meet this Evening

Mon, 08/06/2018

The August Facilities and Finance Committee Meeting will be held in the District Office Conference Room beginning at 6:00 PM. This is a public meeting.

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. Learn More

Wishing all students and staff a safe, happy, and much deserved summer break! Classes for the 2018-2019, school year, will begin Monday, August 27th. Until then, enjoy your vacation!Learn More