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Swift students earn special recognition

| October 31, 2014
Swift students earn special recognition

Swift Middle School students have been honored for consistently demonstrating respect, responsibility, honesty, self control and courtesy. In the photo are the students who were chosen for the Principal’s Breakfast Club and who were honored during a recent special breakfast at school with their parents and Swift Principal Paul Gladfelter. Front row: Xavier Kilby, Hunter Mellinger, Brooke […]

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Smith Middle School students honored

| October 29, 2014
Smith Middle School students honored

Each month, in support of character education, a select group of Smith Middle School students is invited to a breakfast with their parents and Smith Middle School Principal Paul Gladfelter. Teachers nominate students for the Breakfast Club in recognition of their display of good character. Unlike the honor roll, which is based solely on academic […]

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Proud to be “Pink” at Solanco

| October 29, 2014
Proud to be “Pink” at Solanco

Many Solanco students and staff are decked out in pink on Wednesday (Oct. 29) to support the “Pink Out” at the high school and throughout the district. The “Pink Out,” sponsored by the Ophelia Club at the high school, is raising funds and awareness in the battle against breast cancer. In the photo are high school […]

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Student learn about forensic investigations

| October 27, 2014
Student learn about forensic investigations

Dan Lynch, Dennis Warfel and Justin Reeder from the Pennsylvania Game Commission visited Solanco High School on Monday (Oct. 27) and provided wildlife and game forensic presentations to John Girvin’s forensic science classes.  Students learned how to measure the time of death in deer and other animals as determined by body temperature, rigor mortis and […]

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Solanco volleyball all-stars

| October 24, 2014

Four Solanco volleyball standouts have earned all-star recognition! Maribeth Ault and Gabby Redcay have been named Lancaster-Lebanon League first-team all-stars, while Autumn Keller and Taylor Wagoner have been chosen as second team all-stars! Congratulations! The girls had a fantastic season which included a strong second place finish in section 2 and a 12th place seeding […]

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Solanco students and staff fight cancer

| October 24, 2014
Solanco students and staff fight cancer

Quarryville Elementary School went pink Friday (Oct. 24) for a great cause. Principal Brian Booher said students (photo) and staff responded in a big way when asked to wear pink during a Pink Out Day to help promote breast cancer awareness.       At Solanco High School, students in the Ophelia Club are selling $2 […]

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Halloween Hallways packs ‘em in

| October 24, 2014
Halloween Hallways packs ‘em in

Solanco High School hallways Wednesday evening were jammed packed with little princesses, super heroes, ballerinas and other Halloween favorites. More than 1,000 youngsters in costume and their parents visited the high school to participate in the incredibly-popular Halloween Hallways event put on each year by high school students. Students in several high school clubs decorated […]

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Family Night featuring class rings

| October 24, 2014
Family Night featuring class rings

Wednesday (Oct. 29) evening, Jostens will conduct Family Night at the high school during which all class rings will be on display. Parents and students may place orders from 6 to 7:30 p.m.. The Jostens representative will be located in the Great Hall outside the cafeteria. During all lunch periods on Thursday, students in the […]

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