Author Archive: Keith Kaufman

Keith Kaufman is the Director of Community Relations for Solanco School District.
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Solanco’s Sentimentals chosen to perform in student showcase

Solanco’s Sentimentals chosen to perform in student showcase

| October 21, 2014

  Congratulations to the Sentimentals, a barbershop harmony group consisting of Solanco High School students, who are being recognized as among “the best of the best of Pennsylvania’s public school students” by the Pennsylvania Association of School Administrators (PASA) and the Pennsylvania School Boards’ Association (PSBA). The Sentimentals have been chosen to perform in the PASA-PSBA […]

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Cross country preps for districts

Cross country preps for districts

| October 16, 2014

Solanco cross country runners have put in a strong showing in leagues and are now busy preparing for the District III meet on Wednesday, October 22.  Coach Craig Ausel said Kyle Munro (left in photo) with a 13th place finish and Noah Brady (orange head band) at 16 earned medals in leagues, while the Solanco […]

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High-flying Harlem Wizards to slam dunk at Solanco

High-flying Harlem Wizards to slam dunk at Solanco

| October 16, 2014

In what promises to be a wildly exciting and incredibly entertaining match-up, a basketball game featuring the talented Harlem Wizards against Solanco teachers and administrators will be played at Solanco High School on Monday, November 24, with opening tip-off at 6:30 p.m. According to the Harlem Wizards website, “At the Wizards game fans see amazing basketball talent […]

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All invited – Bart-Colerain Fall Fest on October 24

All invited – Bart-Colerain Fall Fest on October 24

| October 15, 2014

Students, parents and community members, from Bart-Colerain and beyond, are invited to the annual Bart-Colerain Elementary School 2nd annual Fall Fest to be held at the school from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday, October 24. Principal Sandy Haines said the fest will feature a “wonderful variety of fall food items for a nominal fee, and […]

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Breaking a sweat at Smith

Breaking a sweat at Smith

| October 15, 2014

Smith Middle School students have been enjoying a week of challenging, demanding physical activity. Physical education teachers Scott Long and Carrie Falduts, along with Solanco wrestling coach John Little, have been leading them in a unique physical education unit featuring a combination of cross training and wrestling. The cross training has included activities such as […]

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Property tax base period continues until October 31

Property tax base period continues until October 31

| October 15, 2014

The deadline to pay property tax in the base amount is Friday, October 31. Solanco residents who have already chosen to use the district’s installment plan for paying property tax must make their second payment by October 31. Taxpayers may not choose and begin the installment plan after October 31. Tax payments must be in […]

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Senior citizens invited to free performance of fall play November 20 – Public shows are Nov. 21 and 22

Senior citizens invited to free performance of fall play November 20 – Public shows are Nov. 21 and 22

| October 10, 2014

Talented Solanco actors and actresses will bring danger, mystery, romance and comedy to the Solanco High School auditorium during their November performances of the fall play, Sherlock Holmes. Senior citizens are invited to a free matinee performance of Sherlock Holmes on Thursday, November 20 at 12:30 p.m. The two-hour play will feature an intermission with […]

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Used books available from Solanco

| October 8, 2014

The Solanco School District is making available to the public educational books that have previously been used by Solanco students. The books are free and anyone interested in them is invited to review them from Monday, October 27 to Friday, October 31, and again from Monday, November 3 to Friday, November 7. Please call Marilyn Shepherd […]

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