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Keith Kaufman is the Director of Community Relations for Solanco School District.
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Solanco baseball wins league title

Solanco baseball wins league title

| May 20, 2016

In an incredibly tight, tense and exciting game Thursday night, the Golden Mules defeated rival Penn Manor 3-2 in 12 innings to capture the Lancaster-Lebanon League title! In the photo provided by Solanco Athletic Director Anthony Hall, the Mules celebrate their thrilling title-winning victory at Ephrata War Memorial Field. 

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Shredding Event to fund student scholarship

| May 20, 2016

The Southern Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce will host its annual community Shredding Event on Friday, June 3 from 2:30 to 6 p.m. at G.R. Mitchell Inc., on Beaver Valley Pike in Willow Street. Minimum donations are required to offset the cost of the shredding companies, and to help fund the college scholarship provided each year […]

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Successful “Solanco Night” at Barnstormers

Successful “Solanco Night” at Barnstormers

| May 20, 2016

The Solanco Education Foundation expresses its appreciation to students, parents, community members and Solanco teachers and administrators who attended  last night’s “Solanco School Spirit Night” at the Lancaster Barnstormers. Student vocalists and instrumentalists performed prior to and during the game, and there was on-field recognition for successful students, Solanco’s newest Distinguished Teachers, and retiring staff members. […]

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Celebrating our talented student artists, musicians, craftsmen and engineers at Fine Arts Night on Thursday

Celebrating our talented student artists, musicians, craftsmen and engineers at Fine Arts Night on Thursday

| May 18, 2016

Many Solanco students possess incredible talent, creativity and vision. The students and their accomplishments will be showcased during the popular annual Combined Spring Concert, Fine Arts Exhibition and Technology Education display at Solanco High School on Thursday, May 26. Our entire community is invited to this very entertaining and enjoyable evening. The Fine Arts Exhibition and the Technology Exhibit […]

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School board honors exceptional students

School board honors exceptional students

| May 17, 2016

Solanco has many intelligent, talented, and hard-working students at the high school, middle school and elementary levels. They have had an incredibly successful school year, excelling in competitions and demonstrating incredible skills and creativity that have earned them special recognition at the state, national and international levels! It was standing room only at Quarryville Elementary […]

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Rebecca Gajecki will become principal at Quarryville Elementary on July 1

Rebecca Gajecki will become principal at Quarryville Elementary on July 1

| May 17, 2016

Rebecca Gajecki, recently chosen as a 2016 inductee into Solanco’s prestigious Distinguished Teachers program, has been appointed principal at Quarryville Elementary School. She currently serves as the district’s instructional technology support lead teacher, and her first day as principal will be July 1. “As the principal, I will work hard to use my experiences from […]

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Smith “Beach Party” Family Engagement Night – May 26

Smith “Beach Party” Family Engagement Night – May 26

| May 13, 2016

The theme for this year’s Smith Middle School Family Engagement Night on Thursday, May 26 is “Smith Beach Party: A Night at the Boardwalk.” Incoming 5th grade students, and 6th, 7th and 8th graders, and their parents, are invited. Smith Middle School learning support teacher Sara Parrish said the event will promote summertime reading for […]

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Act Out Loud – important student safety activities

Act Out Loud – important student safety activities

| May 13, 2016

The annual Act Out Loud program, designed to keep students safe, especially during prom and graduation season in the spring, will feature a number of important activities. (In the photo, students participate in a “mock crash” to help drive home the importance of safe driving.) Solanco High School nurse Andrea Cook said a “Police Taxi” […]

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