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Important changes in student immunization requirements

| March 29, 2017

Solanco High School nurse Andrea Cook is informing parents of changes to school immunization requirements that have been implemented by the PA Department of Health. Second MCV for seniors: All students who will be seniors in the 2017-2018 school year will need a second meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MCV) by the first day of school in August, […]

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Tasty fundraiser for Smith Middle School students

| March 27, 2017
Tasty fundraiser for Smith Middle School students

Our entire community is invited to Sam’s Pizza in Quarryville on April 19 to enjoy a delicious opportunity to support a Smith student field trip to the Whitaker Center in Harrisburg. Print and clip this flier, or pick up a flier at Smith Middle School, and present the flier at Sam’s on April 19 and 15% of the purchase […]

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College and Career Planning Night – April 6

| March 24, 2017

Solanco High School juniors, and their parents, are invited on a field trip to a College and Career Planning Night  at Oxford Area High School on Thursday, April 6. “Parents are highly encouraged to attend the trip with their student and the Solanco High School Guidance Department,” Solanco College Advisor Brandon Smith said. ”The bus will leave from the Great […]

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Swift students earn special recognition

| March 21, 2017
Swift students earn special recognition

Swift Middle School students who have consistently demonstrated honesty, respect, responsibility, self-control and manners have been chosen for the Swift Middle School Breakfast Club. Those students enjoyed a breakfast in their honor with their parents and Swift Middle School Principal Paul Gladfelter. In the photo are the students who were nominated by their teachers for the […]

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Sarah Frawley qualifies for international competition

| March 17, 2017
Sarah Frawley qualifies for international competition

After a very impressive third place finish in a state-level competition, Solanco High School student Sarah Frawley has advanced to an international contest to be held in Florida this summer. Sarah is a Solanco senior who studies in the dental assistant program at the Lancaster County Career and Technology Center. She recently attended the PENN […]

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Solanco’s all-star wrestlers

| March 16, 2017
Solanco’s all-star wrestlers

Photo – Chase Charles, Kaleb Tucker, Ben Root, Grayson Charles, Josh Weder (not pictured: AJ Wilson). Solanco has had six wrestlers earn Lancaster-Lebanon League all-star recognition. Ben Root (170 pounds) and Grayson Charles (138) are first team selections, while Kaleb Tucker (220), Josh Weder (195) and AJ Wilson (152) were named to the second team, and […]

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Strong performance by Emily Torrise in LNP Spelling Bee

| March 16, 2017
Strong performance by Emily Torrise in LNP Spelling Bee

George A. Smith Middle School student Emily Torrise (left) finished 10th in the 10th round in the LNP Spelling Bee at Conestoga Valley on Friday. “She was really terrific and did a great job,” Smith 6th grade LEAD teacher Sandy Lee (right) said. Emily qualified for the highly-competitive spelling bee after earning one of the top […]

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Swift students will perform Cinderella and the Candy Kingdom this weekend

| March 16, 2017
Swift students will perform Cinderella and the Candy Kingdom this weekend

Proceeds from the two public performances of this year’s spring play at Swift Middle School will be donated to the search for a cure for Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), a leading genetic cause of death among infants. Swift students will provide entertaining performances of Cinderella and the Candy Kingdom at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 31 and Saturday, […]

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