Archive for September, 2012

Flu vaccinations for students on “Flu and Football Night”

Flu vaccinations for students on “Flu and Football Night”

| September 21, 2012

Before the Solanco homecoming football game on Friday, October 12, Solanco students can receive free flu vaccines that are being made available by the Solanco School District and the State Department of Health. It’s being called “Flu and Football Night,” and the Solanco nursing staff will provide the vaccines at the high school from 3 to 6:30 […]

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Golf team is section champs!

| September 21, 2012

Congratulations to Solanco golf team members Connor Sheehan, Ethan Cairns, Jimmy Howell, Ethan McCardell, Jarrett Hassinger and Jon Miller on an oustanding season that incldes a Section II championship! Solanco Athletic Director Dan Baughman said the team went 6-0 on September 19 to clinch the section title and their final record was 38-4. “Connor Sheehan shot a […]

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Local businesses support education in Solanco

Local businesses support education in Solanco

| September 21, 2012

Local businesses have provided very generous donations this year totaling $13,250 to the Solanco Education Foundation’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program! In the photo, Sandy Tucker with the Solanco Education Foundation (center) accepts an EITC donation check from Fulton Bank officials Jessica Bernhardt and Buddy Ross. Following is a list of the businesses that […]

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Swappe Shoppes in our middle schools

Swappe Shoppes in our middle schools

| September 14, 2012

The youth venture initiative developed and implemented by Smith and Swift Middle School students, known as Swappe Shoppe, has gotten off to a very strong start! More than 80 people, including students, parents and community members, visited the Swappe Shoppes when they were open during orientation and back-to-school nights at both schools. Middle school students […]

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Changes in school lunches – Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act

Changes in school lunches – Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act

| September 14, 2012

Less protein, more whole grains – changes have been made to the school lunches served in Solanco. The changes bring Solanco into compliance with the federal Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act. The act authorizes funding and sets policy for the USDA’s core child nutritional programs, including the National School Lunch Program. In addition to reducing protein […]

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Information about the Free and Reduced Lunch Program

| September 7, 2012

The Solanco Food Services Department has provided the following information about the free and reduced lunch program. A student’s free and reduced status from the previous school year ends on the 30th day of school, which will be October 11. Students currently in the free and reduced lunch program need to submit a new application for […]

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Visit us at the Solanco Fair

| September 7, 2012

The Solanco School District is looking forward to another year of participating in the Solanco Fair. Solanco’s booth will be manned by principals and other administrators during the day, while the 6 to 9 p.m. shift each day will be covered by Superintendent Dr. Martin Hudacs, Assistant Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss, and Community Relations Director […]

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Strengthening Families Program

| September 7, 2012

The Strengthening Families Program for students in grades 5 through 8 and their parents will be held at Solanco High School on Thursdays from October 4 through November 15. Each session will be 5 to 8 p.m. and will provide students with effective ways to cope with the great demands in their lives, while parents will learn […]

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