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FBLA students qualify for states

FBLA students qualify for states

| March 29, 2017

Strong performances in the FBLA regional contest in December have earned five Solanco High School students the opportunity to compete in the FBLA state competition this weekend in Hershey. Good luck to Josh Mendez, Brady Frampton, Mike Stock, Alan Lawson, and Jacob Snyder. Josh finished second in regionals in Networking Concepts, Brady was first in securities and investments, […]

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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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Education Job Fair in Lancaster April 7

Education Job Fair in Lancaster April 7

| March 27, 2017

Solanco and other school districts in Lancaster County have important positions to fill, especially substitute teachers. In addition, there is a need for teachers, teacher assistants, secretaries, and cafeteria and custodial positions. Solanco community members and people from throughout the county will have the opportunity to learn more about these positions, and apply for jobs of interest […]

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Tasty fundraiser for Smith Middle School students

Tasty fundraiser for Smith Middle School students

| March 27, 2017

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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Showcase your talents – audition for the variety show

Showcase your talents – audition for the variety show

| March 24, 2017

Can you sing? Dance? Juggle? Are you a musician, or a magician? All local residents with an entertaining talent are invited to audition for the Renaissance Variety Show to be held at Solanco High School at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 5; Pre-show performances will be 6-7 p.m., and the variety show will begin at […]

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Jessica Tipping wins WGAL Teacher Impact Award

Jessica Tipping wins WGAL Teacher Impact Award

| March 24, 2017

WGAL TV-8 Education Reporter Anne Shannon (left) visited Solanco High School this week to interview chemistry teacher Jessica Tipping (right), who is a recipient of the prestigious 2017 WGAL TV-8 Teacher Impact Award! The award recognizes and honors teachers who make a significant, positive difference in the lives of their students. “Jessica’s commitment to her […]

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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

Swift students earn special recognition

| March 21, 2017

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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"The mission of the Solanco School District is to develop responsible citizens and life-long learners by providing opportunities to maximize student academic performance in a safe and secure environment"