Board of Directors mtg. 7:00 p.m.

Mon, 09/08/2014

The Southern Columbia Area School District Board of Directors will hold a regular monthly meeting at 7:00 p.m. in the High School Library.   This is a public meeting.

2-Hour Delay Schedule

Wed, 02/25/2015

Today all schools will operate on a planned, two-hour-delay schedule. While students will report to school later than normal, all staff will report at their regular time. The District's educators will use the two-hours to study and analyze student assessment data including PSSA and Keystone Exam results. The information this data provides will be used to prioritize instructional time and to more easily identify individual students' strengths and instructional interventions that can help them continue to progress.

2-Hour Delay Schedule

Wed, 01/14/2015

Today all schools will operate on a planned, two-hour-delay schedule. While students will report to school later than normal, all staff will report at their regular time. The District's educators will use the two-hours to study and analyze student assessment data including PSSA and Keystone Exam results. The information this data provides will be used to prioritize instructional time and to more easily identify individual students' strengths and instructional interventions that can help them continue to progress.

2-Hour Delay Schedule

Wed, 11/12/2014

Today all schools will operate on a planned, two-hour-delay schedule. While students will report to school later than normal, all staff will report at their regular time. The District's educators will use the two-hours to study and analyze student assessment data including PSSA and Keystone Exam results. The information this data provides will be used to prioritize instructional time and to more easily identify individual students' strengths and instructional interventions that can help them continue to progress.

2-Hour-Delay Schedule

Wed, 09/10/2014

Today all schools will operate on a planned, two-hour-delay schedule. While students will report to school later than normal, all staff will report at their regular time. The District's educators will use the two-hours to study and analyze student assessment data including PSSA and Keystone Exam results. The information this data provides will be used to prioritize instructional time and to more easily identify individual students' strengths and instructional interventions that can help them continue to progress.

Laptop "1:1" Program Presentation -Wed. Evening for 8th-12th Graders

8th - 12th grade students (& 7th graders in Algebra I) and parents/guardians are invited to join our technology staff and administration Wednesday evening during the MS-HS "Back To School Night" for one of two short presentations which will provide information about our "1:1" (one-to-one) laptop initiative. The presentations will be held in the HS Auditorium, and start promptly at 6:00pm and 7:30pm.

Labor Day Holiday Observed

Mon, 09/01/2014

Schools and offices are closed today in observance of Labor Day. Classes will resume tomorrow.

SMART Meeting

Mon, 09/08/2014

Parents of Middle School students are urged to attend a reorganizational meeting of SMART at 6:00 pm in the HS cafeteria. The positions of President, Secretary and Treasurer need to be filled immediately.  This parent group plans and conducts fundraising activities for students in grades 5 - 8.

Special School Board mtg

Tue, 09/02/2014

The Board of Directors will hold a special meeting for general purposes at 6:00 p.m. in the District Office conference room.  It will be immediately followed by a Facilities/Finance Committee meeting, also in the District Office conference room.

Facilities/Finance Committee mtg

Tue, 09/02/2014

The Board of Directors will hold a Facilities/Finance Committee meeting immediately following the special Board meeting, which is scheduled for 6:00 p.m.  Both meetings are open to the public and will be held in the District Office conference room.

Special Features

Southern Columbia Area School District's draft Special Education Plan is now posted and available for public review. Comments and questions should 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

Take a look back at the summer 2017 facility renovation projects and check on the progress of the Tiger Stadium project via Sway's storyline. Summer projects through August 27, 2017. Tiger Stadium- Start to Present (updated February 2, 2018)Learn More

Southern Columbia Area High School eaned lifetime status as National Blue Ribbon School in 2016, being named a National Blue Ribbon School for Exemplary High Performing School. Click the links below to read more about the school's National Blue Ribbon Schools award recognition. Learn More