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Call now for student enrollment – 786-0517

| August 10, 2016

Parents who have yet to enroll their child or children in the Solanco School District for the 2016-2017 school year are strongly encouraged to call the enrollment office as soon as possible at 786-0517. Children must be enrolled before they can attend school – the first day of school in the Solanco School District is Monday, […]

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Contact Solanco with student transportation changes

| August 8, 2016
Contact Solanco with student transportation changes

The Solanco School District encourages any parent or guardian of students who has moved, or has had their child care arrangements changed since the end of the last school year, to contact the district’s transportation office with their updated information. To ensure that information is processed by the start of the upcoming school year, please […]

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9th grade orientation is tomorrow (Wednesday)

| August 8, 2016
9th grade orientation is tomorrow (Wednesday)

Orientation for incoming freshmen at the high school will be Wednesday, August 24, from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. The session is for students only (parents of 9th graders are invited to a meeting to be held at the high school that evening from 6 to 8 p.m.). High school principal Stephanie Lininger said orientation will […]

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Solanco holds first-ever basketball coaches’ clinic

| August 8, 2016
Solanco holds first-ever basketball coaches’ clinic

Legendary basketball coach Bobby Hurley (center) with Solanco boys basketball head coach Scott Long (left) and Solanco Athletic Director Anthony Hall at the recent Solanco Basketball Coaches’ Clinic. Hurley  coached St. Anthony’s basketball for an astonishing 44 years. He has more than 1,000 wins, his teams have won state championships, seven of his players went on to become […]

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Ethan Cairns receives golf scholarship

| August 8, 2016
Ethan Cairns receives golf scholarship

Solanco 2016 graduate and outstanding golfer Ethan Cairns (left) has been named the recipient of the $1,000 Mike Swisher Scholarship. There were 30 applicants for the scholarship which is awarded to “a student who is a resident of Central Pennsylvania and will be continuing his or her education on a secondary level. The applicant must […]

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Students building shed for local church

| July 27, 2016
Students building shed for local church

Gage Heinaman, Ryan Montgomery, Mark Ross and Kyle Harris (left to right in the photo) are providing assistance in the construction of a shed at Wesley United Methodist Church. Gage, Ryan and Mark are Solanco students who attend the Career Academy through Chester County Intermediate Unit, and Kyle is a 2011 Solanco graduate. Wesley Church […]

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Solanco Family Life Network connects families in need with important support and services

| June 22, 2016
Solanco Family Life Network connects families in need with important support and services

Many local agencies have come together to form the Solanco Family Life Network, which is helping local families quickly and efficiently obtain housing, food, clothing, employment counseling, and other assistance that is critically important to the well-being of families and our community. The network’s website address is www.Solancofamily.com. Photo: Many individuals and organizations have provided  […]

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New principals and assistant principal in Solanco schools

| June 17, 2016
New principals and assistant principal in Solanco schools

When the 2016-2017 school year begins on Monday, August 29, Stephanie Lininger (left) will be the new principal at Solanco High School, Rich Esche (center) a new assistant principal at the high school, and Rebecca Gajecki will be the principal at Quarryville Elementary School. Lininger has served as assistant principal at the high school for the past […]

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