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Students receive Solanco Expectations Awards

| May 26, 2016

Four high school seniors have been honored by Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss as this year’s recipients of the Solanco School District Expectations Awards. The awards are presented to students who best exemplify Solanco’s Core Expectations of Respect, Responsibility, Kindness and Courage. Respect: Cole Mellinger best exemplifies “Treat themselves and each other with Respect.” Responsibility: Megan Mecouch […]

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Student award winners

| May 26, 2016

Dozens of students were honored at Senior Awards Night for their work ethic, intelligence, leadership skills, and involvement in extracurricular, community and church activities. Here are some of the award and scholarship recipients (in addition to those included in previous stories): Solanco’s Outstanding CTC Student: Faith Reimold. Scholar-Athlete Awards: Rebekah Borcky and Liam Hodgson. All-Around […]

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Student wins college/business scholarship funded by Shredding Event June 3

| May 26, 2016
Student wins college/business scholarship funded by Shredding Event June 3

The Southern Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce has awarded a $500 scholarship to graduating senior Samuel Broomell. He will attend Franklin and Marshall College and major in economics. The scholarship is awarded annually to a student who will pursue a career in business through post-secondary education, or who will start their own business. Shredding Event: […]

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Students earn prestigious art scholarships

| May 26, 2016

Brianna Maule, Diana Serrano and Haley Pittman have been awarded Portfolio Scholarships and Academic Merit Scholarships to attend Tyler School of Art at Temple University. Brianna will major in painting, Diana will major in painting and art education, and Haley will major in sculpture. “Diana has additionally been honored with the Myrtle Tremblay Portfolio Scholarship […]

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Solanco baseball wins league title

| May 20, 2016
Solanco baseball wins league title

In an incredibly tight, tense and exciting game Thursday night, the Golden Mules defeated rival Penn Manor 3-2 in 12 innings to capture the Lancaster-Lebanon League title! In the photo provided by Solanco Athletic Director Anthony Hall, the Mules celebrate their thrilling title-winning victory at Ephrata War Memorial Field. 

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Shredding Event to fund student scholarship

| May 20, 2016

The Southern Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce will host its annual community Shredding Event on Friday, June 3 from 2:30 to 6 p.m. at G.R. Mitchell Inc., on Beaver Valley Pike in Willow Street. Minimum donations are required to offset the cost of the shredding companies, and to help fund the college scholarship provided each year […]

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Successful “Solanco Night” at Barnstormers

| May 20, 2016
Successful “Solanco Night” at Barnstormers

The Solanco Education Foundation expresses its appreciation to students, parents, community members and Solanco teachers and administrators who attended  last night’s “Solanco School Spirit Night” at the Lancaster Barnstormers. Student vocalists and instrumentalists performed prior to and during the game, and there was on-field recognition for successful students, Solanco’s newest Distinguished Teachers, and retiring staff members. […]

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School board honors exceptional students

| May 17, 2016
School board honors exceptional students

Solanco has many intelligent, talented, and hard-working students at the high school, middle school and elementary levels. They have had an incredibly successful school year, excelling in competitions and demonstrating incredible skills and creativity that have earned them special recognition at the state, national and international levels! It was standing room only at Quarryville Elementary […]

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