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Keith Kaufman is the Director of Community Relations for Solanco School District.
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Education Job Fair Oct. 3 in Lancaster

| September 26, 2016

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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Free formal wear available to students for homecoming

| September 23, 2016

Courtesy of Renee’s Closet and Dapper Dan’s at the high school, students can borrow gowns, dress shoes, suits, men’s dress shirts, ties, pants and belts to wear to homecoming activities. There is no charge. In addition, Renee’s Closet and Dapper Dan’s offers personal care products for students who may be in need. They include toothbrushes, […]

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Technology workshop for Smith parents

Technology workshop for Smith parents

| September 23, 2016

Smith Middle School parents can become much more familiar with the technology learning opportunities their children use in school. On Tuesday, October 25, George A. Smith Middle School will host a Middle School Technology Workshop beginning at 6 p.m., and all Smith parents are invited. Some of the educational resources to be covered include Discovery […]

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Solanco’s Facebook page

| September 23, 2016

The Solanco School District has a Facebook page. Parents, students and all community members are encouraged to view Solanco’s Facebook page. “Like” Solanco’s page to receive news and updates from the school district and Solanco’s schools.

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Swappe Shoppe at the high school

Swappe Shoppe at the high school

| September 23, 2016

The grand opening of the Solanco High School Swappe Shoppe – a free clothing resource for all Solanco students and their families – will be held Thursday, Sept. 29 during advisory. In the photo, students in the high school life skills class have been hard at work washing, drying, sorting, and hanging donations that now […]

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Solanco ag students excel in big shows

Solanco ag students excel in big shows

| September 19, 2016

Competing in the Eastern States Exhibition, or the “Big E” as its commonly called, Solanco High School student Katelyn Teaman earned 1st place in Dairy Handlers/Showmanship! Solanco agriculture teacher Kelly Lichtley said Katelyn “had three dairy cows and walked/showed them in 12 different arenas for the FFA, 4H and collegiate judging events. She was the […]

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Solanco’s 2016 homecoming court

Solanco’s 2016 homecoming court

| September 19, 2016

Ten young women and 10 young men from the junior class at the high school have been chosen for the Solanco 2016 Homecoming Court. In this photo are the candidates for homecoming queen: Front row: Katlyn Dobinson, Victoria Delp, Sydney Hassler, Autumn Aukamp, Alexxa Barr. Back row: Joanna Smith, Jenna Coleman, Emily Hastings, Abigail Stull, […]

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Solanco Literacy Project

Solanco Literacy Project

| September 13, 2016

Now in its third year, the Solanco Literacy Project continues to grow in its efforts to promote reading by finding additional opportunities to distribute books to students. The literacy project recently presented “Welcome Bags” to new students entering the district. The Welcome Bags contain a book and pencil, eraser, sticker and a bookmark. “We also provide […]

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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"