Senior Walk Promises to become a New Tradition!

Greeted by hugs, cheers, high and low fives, and tears of joy, members of the Class of 2018, walked the halls of the District's schools, including G.C. Hartman Elememtary, where many had begun their academic careers as anxious kindergarten students thirteen years earlier.

Egg Drop Challenges Students

Elementary and Middle School Enrichment students recently participated in the annual "Great SCA Egg Drop."  The STEM activity challenges students to design a system that will protect a raw egg from cracking or breaking after being dropped from G.C. Hartman's roof! According to Gifted Education Teacher Dr.

Last Day of Finals!

Tue, 06/05/2018

Today is the last day of Final Exams for students in grades 7-12 .

Final Exams for Grades 7-12

Mon, 06/04/2018

Final Exams for students in grades 7-12 will continue today. Students in grades 7-12 will be permitted to go home at the end of the exams at 11:30 AM. Students not having their own transportation after exams, may stay at school. 

Day 2 of Final Exams

Fri, 06/01/2018

Final Exams for students in grades 7-12 continue today. Students in grades 7-12 will be permitted to go home at the end of the exams at 11:30 AM. Students not having their own transportation after exams, may stay at school. 

Final Exams for Grades 7-12

Thu, 05/31/2018
Final Exams for students in grades 7-12 begin today. Wishing all students much success! Students in grades 7-12 will be permitted to go home at the end of the exams at 11:30 AM. Students not having their own transportation after exams, may stay at school. Middle School students must turn in their permission slip to Mr. Callahan, if choosing the 11:30 AM dismissal option. 

Personal "Bests" Lead to PIAA Track and Field Medals!

Congratulations to Ethan Knoebel and Brant Long on their medal-winning performances at the 2018 2A PIAA Track and Field Championships! Ethan won a Bronze Medal in the 1600m Run while Brant finished sixth in the state in the Pole Vault competition, earning a State Medal.

Memorial Day 2018

Memorial Day was established in 1868 to pay tribute to individuals who have made the ultimate sacrifice in service to the United States.

2018 PIAA Track and Field Championships

Sat, 05/26/2018
Congratulations and good luck to Ethan Knoebel and Kari Cambria who advanced at the State Track Meet! Ethan will compete in today's 800m &  1600m Finals and Kari  in the 100m Hurdles Semi-Finals! Good luck to Brant Long who opens Pole Vault Competition!

State Track Meet Begins Today

Fri, 05/25/2018
Good is extended to Southern Columbia's contingent of student-athletes- Kari Cambria, Hanna Davis, Ethan Knoebel, and Brant Long-  who will be competing in today's Preliminaries of the 2018 PIAA Track and Field Championships! The State Meet is being held at Shippensburg University with events beginning at 9:00 AM. Click this link for the complete schedule of events through Saturday's Finals Competition.

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 2019-2019, school year, will begin Monday, August 27th. Until then, enjoy your vacation!Learn More

Southern Columbia Area School District's Special Education Plan was approved by the Board of Education on April 30, 2018, and has been submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Education for final review. Questions about the plan can be directed to Director of Special Education Jenn Snyder at jsnyder@scasd.us or (570) 356-3510.  Please click this link to review the Special Education Strategic Planning document.Learn More