SCA Excels at 2017 Envirothon!

Southern Columbia Area was represented at the 2017 Envirothon by five teams of students, led by advisor Ms. Kristen Vitkauskas. The teams, consisting of five students each, engaged in team building and leadership experiences, as well as training and testing in five natural resource categories: soils and land use, aquatic ecology, forestry, wildlife, and current environmental issues.

Foundation Events Kick Off Festive Weekend

Sat, 04/29/2017

Registration for the Inaugural Southern Columbia Community Alumni and Friends Golf Tournament at Knoebels Three Ponds Golf Course will begin at 8:00 AM with a 9:00 AM Shotgun Start. Dinner will be served beginning at 1:30 PM. Doors for the Alumni and Friends Banquet hosted by Massers will open at 6:00 PM with dinner starting at 7:00 PM.

Alumni and Friends Picnic

Sun, 04/30/2017

The Southern Columbia Community Foundation's Alumni and Friends Picnic will be held Knoebels Amusement Park beginning at 12:00 noon.  The picnic will be held Pavilion L which is located directly behind the new blue and yellow roller coaster.  Ride tickets will be on sale from 12:00 until 2:00 PM.  Dinner will be served from 2:00 until 2:45 PM with tickets being handed out prior to dinner.  

Alumni and Friends Invited to an Open House

Sat, 04/29/2017
Southern Columbia's Alumni and friends are invited to an Open House of the High School from 2:00-4:00 PM.  There will be light refreshments provided by SCA's Family and Consumer Science classes.

Tigers State Championship Baseball Team to be Honored

Sat, 04/29/2017

The 2000 State Championship Baseball Team will be honored in between the JV and Varsity baseball games against Line Mountain. The ceremony is tentatively scheduled to begin at 3:15 PM following the conclusion of the JV game which begins at 1:00 PM.

Catawissa Police and Firemen Hold Charity Event

Sun, 05/21/2017

The Second Annual Catawissa Charity Softball game sponsored by the Catawissa Police Officers Benevolent Association and Catawissa Hose Company #1 will be held this afternoon at 1:00 PM. For additional information please contact Joshua Laidacker, Chief of Police of Catawissa Borough.

ELA PSSA Test for Grades 7 and 8

Tue, 04/04/2017 - Wed, 04/05/2017

The ELA PSSA test for students in grades 7 and 8 will be administered today and tomorrow (April 5th).

ELA PSSA Test for Grades 5 and 6

Tue, 04/04/2017 - Thu, 04/06/2017

The ELA PSSA test will be administered to students in grades 5 and 6 April 4th through April 6th.

Grades 3 and 4 Begin ELA PSSA Tests Today

Tue, 04/04/2017 - Fri, 04/07/2017

The Englis Language Arts (ELA) PSSA test will be administered to Third and Fourth Grade students beginning today. ELA testing will continue through Friday, April 7th.

Idol Competition Provides Students Inspiration!

While students rarely view test-taking as fun, G.C. Hartman Elementary Center's students typically look forward to the administration of Pennsylvania's standardized tests as this also means it's time for the annual PSSA Idol competition!

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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