Author Archive: Solanco Communications

Keith Kaufman is the Director of Community Relations for Solanco School District.
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Solanco app for school delays and cancellations

Solanco app for school delays and cancellations

| January 13, 2017

The Solanco app provides students, parents Solanco staff and community members with quick, reliable and convenient notification of school delays, cancellations and other events as they occur in Solanco. The mobile app can be downloaded from the iTunes App Store or Google Play Store onto smart phones, tablets, ipads and other electronic mobile devices. Leave […]

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Student immunization program

| January 13, 2017

Solanco is participating in a federally-funded program that will provide important vaccines to students in kindergarten through 12th grade who are eligible and in need of the vaccines. Solanco High School nurse Andrea Cook said eligible students include those with no insurance or whose insurance does not cover vaccinations, Medicaid eligible or enrolled patient, and American Indian […]

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Kindergarten registration – parents need to call by March 10 to schedule an appointment

Kindergarten registration – parents need to call by March 10 to schedule an appointment

| January 12, 2017

Children who will be five years old by September 30 are eligible for kindergarten during the 2017-2018 school year that begins in August. Parents who plan to have their children attend kindergarten must schedule a kindergarten registration appointment with the Solanco School District. Call Cindy Criswell no later than March 10 at 786-0517. At least […]

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UGI and Fulton Bank honored for generous donations in support of students and teachers

UGI and Fulton Bank honored for generous donations in support of students and teachers

| January 11, 2017

UGI Utilities, Inc. and Fulton Bank are providing important financial resources that create enhanced educational opportunities for Solanco students and teachers. At the January 9 Solanco School Board meeting, Solanco Education Foundation President Susan Broomell (center) honored Fulton Bank President and COO Curt Myers (left), and UGI Community Relations Manager Tammie Lowry (right), for Fulton […]

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Students of the Month

Students of the Month

| January 10, 2017

The students in the photo have been honored by Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss, the Solanco School Board, and their principals as the Students of the Month for December. Front row: Kierra Crawford (5th, Quarryville), Autumn Spade (5th, Clermont), Brooke Hiatt (3rd, Providence). Back row: Ryan Foreacre (5th, Bart-Colerain), Natalie Bowman (11th, Solanco High School), Anthony Solis Morales […]

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Middle school students chosen for Band Festival

| January 6, 2017

Eight Smith and Swift students are being recognized as among the most talented middle school musicians in Lancaster County! They have earned the opportunity to perform in the LLMEA Band South Festival on March 18 at Lancaster Mennonite High School. Solanco Middle School Band Director Elizabeth Martin said the students from Smith are Tristan Rush (trombone), Greta […]

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Swift Odyssey of the Mind students

Swift Odyssey of the Mind students

| January 5, 2017

The winning team in the Solanco Middle School Odyssey of the Mind competition has advanced to the regional competition to be held Saturday, March 11 at Millersville University. Team members are Swift Middle School students (in photo) Kendell Beiler, Nicole Arrowsmith, Katie Jensen, Lance Workman, Lexi Heisler, Elaina Kreider and Sean Keller. “All of the participants […]

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Students earn Keystone FFA Degrees

Students earn Keystone FFA Degrees

| January 5, 2017

Three Solanco High School FFA students – Hanna Welk, Kyle Phipps and Susan Frawley – will be presented with Keystone FFA Degrees, the highest degree awarded by the state to FFA members, at the State Farm Show in Harrisburg this month. The Keystone FFA Degree is awarded based on the student’s project program, leadership activities […]

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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"