Author Archive: Keith Kaufman

Keith Kaufman is the Director of Community Relations for Solanco School District.
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Bo Spiller marches on to states!

Bo Spiller marches on to states!

| February 25, 2015

  Bo Spiller registered another outstanding performance in districts, winning an individual championship at 285 pounds, earning  earned him an opportunity to wrestle in the PIAA State Tournament March 5-7 at Hersheypark Arena! Other Solanco wrestlers who performed very well in districts include Dalton Groff with a fifth place finish at 145 pounds. That makes […]

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Scholarships for Solanco seniors

| February 24, 2015

There are dozens of scholarships available to Solanco seniors who plan to continue their education beyond high school. With the rising cost of college, financial aid and support is more valuable than ever. Seniors and their parents are encouraged to review the scholarships and to apply for those that may be appropriate. Click Scholarship Directory – […]

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High school students win distinguished art awards

High school students win distinguished art awards

| February 24, 2015

Solanco High School students have earned prestigious recognition for their remarkable artistic skills. The students have won top awards in the Lancaster County Young Artists Awards and Scholastic Art Awards. Solanco High School award-winning art students, front row: Haley Pittman, Cassie Twyman, Amanda Herr, Abbey Yoder. Back row: Ryan O’Connell, Donelle Keeport, Ciana Malchione, Sarah Irwin, Joshua Wolf, […]

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Smith Middle School award-winning art students

Smith Middle School award-winning art students

| February 24, 2015

The impressive artistic talents and creativity of five Smith Middle School students have earned them Honorable Mention recognition from the Lancaster County Young Artists Awards. The Smith award-winning art students are, front row, Mackenzie Britigan (grade 7), Olivia Stoltzfus (8th), Kara Moyer (7th). Back row: Hannah Walters (7th), Faith Rineer (8th). Their beautiful artwork will be featured in an art […]

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Students of the Month

Students of the Month

| February 24, 2015

The photo features the Students of the Month who have been honored by Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss and the Solanco School Board. Front row: Jonathan Boozer (3rd grade, Providence Elementary), Ben Ginter (kindergarten, Quarryville), Adrienne Dolan (3rd, Clermont). Back row: Jadan Forren (6th, Smith), Marissa Pfeffer (10th, high school), Luke Piskun (4th, Bart-Colerain), Emma Humbert (6th, Swift). The students […]

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Scholarships available from Solanco Education Foundation

| February 23, 2015

The Solanco Education Foundation will award $1,000 scholarships to six graduating seniors in the Solanco Class of 2015 who will continue their education beyond high school. Selection criteria include average or better class standing and scholastic ability, involvement in school and community activities, and good character, leadership and moral standards. The scholarship application is available […]

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Smith Middle School students honored

Smith Middle School students honored

| February 23, 2015

Each month, in support of character education, a select group of students is invited to breakfast at their school 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 performance, the […]

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Solanco students win distinguished art awards – their work will be on exhibit in Lancaster

Solanco students win distinguished art awards – their work will be on exhibit in Lancaster

| February 19, 2015

A long-standing Solanco tradition of award-winning artistic excellence continues as Solanco High School and George A. Smith Middle School students have once again won honors in the Scholastic Art Awards and Lancaster County Young Artists Awards. The impressive list of awards earned by Solanco students include Scholastic Art Awards Portfolio Awards, Lancaster County Young Artists […]

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