Author Archive: Solanco Communications

Keith Kaufman is the Director of Community Relations for Solanco School District.
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Early dismissal on final day of school, June 7

Early dismissal on final day of school, June 7

| May 23, 2017

There will be early dismissal for students on the last day of school,  Wednesday, June 7. High school students will dismiss at 11:15 a.m. Middle school students will get out of school at 11:30 a.m. Elementary students will be dismissed at 12:50 p.m. Have a safe and enjoyable vacation!

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Golf tournament August 18 will support students and teachers

Golf tournament August 18 will support students and teachers

| May 19, 2017

The Solanco Education Foundation will hold a golf tournament on Friday, August 18 at Tanglewood Golf Club. Proceeds will fund $1,000 college scholarships to graduating seniors, and academic venture grants which enable teachers to implement additional innovative educational programs in their classrooms. Click here for a player registration/sponsorship form. Questions should be directed to Solanco Education […]

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Shredding event June 9 to fund student scholarships

| May 19, 2017

The Southern Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce will host its annual community Shredding Event on Friday, June 9 from 2 to 6 p.m. at G.R. Mitchell Inc., on Beaver Valley Pike in Willow Street. Minimum donations are requested ($5 per container is suggested) to offset the cost of the shredding company, and to help fund the […]

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New look, digital-learning library coming to the high school

New look, digital-learning library coming to the high school

| May 19, 2017

A significant project has begun at the Solanco High School Library that will provide students with new and exciting learning opportunities. The library will still feature books, periodicals and other printed materials, yet the new appearance and focus of the library will be on digital learning. “Ninety-six Chrome Book-like devices have been purchased and will be put into […]

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Vivid demonstrations about the importance of safe driving

Vivid demonstrations about the importance of safe driving

| May 19, 2017

Students participated in important, potentially life-saving activities at the high school. The annual Act Out Loud Rally stressed the importance of good decision-making, especially when it comes to driving, during the prom and graduation season. (Solanco graduation will be Tuesday, June 6; the Solanco prom at Deerfield Inn in Delaware and the post prom at the […]

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Retired U.S. Air Force Colonel Michael Duvall will address graduating class of 2017

Retired U.S. Air Force Colonel Michael Duvall will address graduating class of 2017

| May 19, 2017

Following graduation from Solanco High School in 1980, Michael S. Duvall began a long and successful career in service to his country. He was a Distinguished Graduate from the U.S. Air Force Academy in 1984, and his highly-decorated 26-year Air Force career includes flying fighter jet combat missions in Operation Desert Storm. Following his retirement […]

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Solanco’s visual and performing artists will entertain during Fine Arts Night on Thursday

Solanco’s visual and performing artists will entertain during Fine Arts Night on Thursday

| May 18, 2017

Beautiful and creative student artwork,  music, and engineering and video projects will be available for all to see, hear and enjoy during Fine Arts Night on Thursday, May 25 at the high school. (Image: Ciana Malchione, Musing, watercolor on paper, National Scholastic Art Awards: Silver Medal American Visions Award, and a number of other awards.) The extraordinary talents of […]

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“Lock-in” at Smith is a top fundraiser

“Lock-in” at Smith is a top fundraiser

| May 12, 2017

Smith Middle School students have collected more than $9,500 for the Leukemia/Lymphoma Society – that’s the second highest amount among schools throughout the central Pennsylvania region! The photo is from a check presentation ceremony at Smith and features Laura M. MacNeill (Executive Director of the Central PA Leukemia/Lymphoma Society), and student officers Trent McDowell, Madi Davis, (student […]

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