Mission Statement

The mission of the Southern Columbia Development Office is to create a worldwide community of alumni and friends who will partner with the District in its continued pursuit of educational excellence through philanthropic donations of money, goods, services, and time.

Shared Values
  • Develop alumni programs that foster fellowship among alumni and friends

  • Communicate and promote to all stakeholders the activities and accomplishments of present-day students, staff, faculty and school officials

  • Your Content Goes HereAssist the School District in the growth of its academic, cultural, and extracurricular activities by providing funding and support for its programs, activities, and extraordinary educational opportunities that elevate education and extend the learning potential for all our students

Important Development News and Links

Class Lists Sought!

The Development Office is seeking updated class lists for all Southern Columbia Area graduates. Class lists for the Class of 1965 and the Catawissa, Ralpho Township and Roaring Creek Valley school districts have been received. Lists can be e-mailed to alumni@scasd.us or dropped off or mailed to the Development Office at 800 Southern Drive, Catawissa, Pa.17820.

Mike Yeager Named Director

Congrats and thank you to Mike Yeager, Class of 1967 who has agreed to serve as the volunteer Director of Southern Columbia's Development Office and its Alumni Community group! Well wishes and ideas for this fledging office can be sent to Mike at myeager@scasd.us.


Distinguished Alumnus Award– The Distinguished Alumnus Award was established to honor a graduate of Southern Columbia Area High School or any former high school that formed the Southern Columbia Area District. Recipients are individuals who have achieved success in their field of endeavor and/or have had a positive influence on the students and community of Southern Columbia Area.

In the News


The Inaugural Alumni 5K Run/Walk was held on August 13, 2016. Click here for more information. Thanks to all our participants!

The 1966 Southern Columbia Area Susquehanna Valley League champion football team was honored before the Tigers’ homecoming game on September 23, 2016. Cick here for more information.

Southern Columbia Area High School’s 1962 Soccer Team was honored on October 22, 2016 prior to Boy’s Varsity Soccer game. The fall of 1962 was the High School’s first season of interscholastic competition, with the Soccer Team capturing the Columbia County and PIAA District IV Championships. Click here for more info.

The Inaugural Class of Distinguished Alumnus was inducted on October 21, 2016 during a ceremony held before Southern Columbia’s High School student body.  For photos and additional information about the inaugural ceremony please click this link.