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Keith Kaufman is the Director of Community Relations for Solanco School District.
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Solanco wrestlers win at Lock Haven

Solanco wrestlers win at Lock Haven

| July 21, 2015

Solanco wrestlers recently traveled to Lock Haven University where they put in strong performances in a summer camp tournament. Coach John Little reports the Solanco gold team won the tournament with a record of 10 wins, 0 loses and 1 tie. In the finals, the gold team battled its way to a 20 to 15 victory over […]

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Upcoming activities in Solanco – first day of school is August 31

Upcoming activities in Solanco – first day of school is August 31

| July 15, 2015

While the first day of school is still weeks away, there will soon be plenty of student activity in the Solanco School District. Following is a list of band practices, 6th and 9th grade orientations, and other important upcoming events: Solanco School Board meeting – Monday, August 3, 7:30 p.m. at the administrative office. Solanco […]

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Information from the high school guidance office

Information from the high school guidance office

| July 14, 2015

Tristan Zelinka has been hired as a school counselor at Solanco High School. Tristan’s first day in his new position will be August 1. Solanco Lead Counselor PattiMcTaggart has announced that students will be assigned their school counselor based on the spelling of the student’s last name. “The high school administration has determined that a […]

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School breakfast and lunch prices for 2015-2016

| July 9, 2015

There will be changes in the prices charged for breakfast and lunch served in Solanco schools. When the new school year begins August 31, the price for breakfast in elementary schools will increase to $1.25, while in the middle schools and high school the new breakfast price will be $1.40. The price for lunch in […]

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Orientations for 9th and 6th grade students to be held in August

Orientations for 9th and 6th grade students to be held in August

| July 9, 2015

Orientation for incoming freshmen at the high school will be Wednesday, August 26, 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 7:30 p.m.). High school assistant principal Stephanie Lininger said orientation […]

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49er at Solanco football camp

49er at Solanco football camp

| July 9, 2015

San Francisco 49er wide receiver and kick returner Bruce Ellington made a special appearance at the Solanco youth football camp. Solanco varsity football head coach Anthony Cox coached Bruce Ellington in high school. “I asked if he would come to camp and get our young athletes excited about football and he didn’t hesitate to say […]

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Tax discount period underway until August 31

Tax discount period underway until August 31

| July 7, 2015

Solanco property owners will receive a 2-percent discount on their real estate tax if the total is paid before August 31. The Solanco School District has mailed real estate tax notices to property owners in the district. Property owners who have not received their real estate tax notice should call the Solanco School District Tax […]

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FFA students earn top honors in state competition

FFA students earn top honors in state competition

| June 19, 2015

Solanco FFA students have excelled at the State Convention/FFA week at Penn State University! FFA teacher Kelly Lichtley said 11 of Solanco’s 17 participating students earned a medal, and two teams won their competitions. Solanco’s horse judging team is the top team in the state! Congratulations to team members, left to right in the photo, […]

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