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Blood drive at the high school

| February 16, 2018

Lancaster General Hospital will conduct a blood drive at Solanco High School on Tuesday (Feb. 20). It’s open to the community – students, teachers, staff, parents and all local residents who can donate blood are encouraged to visit the high school Tuesday between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. A photo ID is required, and Lancaster General […]

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Elementary schools to celebrate National School Breakfast Week

| February 16, 2018

Research shows that children who eat a nutritious breakfast pay better attention in class, behave better, and perform better in the classroom and on standardized tests. Studies also indicate that children who eat breakfast tend to eat healthier throughout the entire day. These great benefits are only realized if children eat breakfast. Many households are hectic […]

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Solanco yard sale on March 3

| February 14, 2018
Solanco yard sale on March 3

Used, large furniture items will be available for purchase during a community yard sale to be held by the Solanco School District on Saturday, March 3, from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. The sale will be at the Solanco School District Warehouse at the corner of 4th Street and South Hess Street, across South Hess […]

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“Injury prevention shirt” helps Solanco students win regional STEM competition

| February 14, 2018
“Injury prevention shirt” helps Solanco students win regional STEM competition

A team of Solanco students has won first place in the Pennsylvania Governor’s STEM Regional Competition! Congratulations to (left to right in photo) Jack Hertzler, Patrick Hodgson, Timothy Fetterman, (mannequin with special shirt), Cody Forren, and Gabrielle Dolan. The shirt on the mannequin was the students’ project that was presented at the competition. The shirt […]

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Spring sports physicals March 1

| February 13, 2018

Physical examinations for students who wish to participate in spring sports will be held Thursday, March 1, beginning at 6 p.m., at Solanco High School. 786-2151, ext. 8200.

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Impressive performances by middle school technology students

| February 12, 2018
Impressive performances by middle school technology students

Solanco middle school students earned three first place finishes and three qualifiers in the Pennsylvania Technology Student Association (TSA) Region Conference at Conestoga Valley Middle School on Saturday. “Students competed in STEM-based competitive events such as digital photography, CO2 dragster design, inventions and innovations, video game design, and problem solving,” Solanco STEM Teacher and TSA […]

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Solanco MiniTHON is a success!

| February 12, 2018
Solanco MiniTHON is a success!

Congratulations to Solanco students, teachers, parents and community members who have hosted yet another successful Solanco MiniTHON! “This was the best per capita MiniTHON we have had coming in at $10,122.23 with 50 students  in attendance,” Solanco High School teacher and MiniTHON advisor Lisa Schell said. “Thanks for much to all who helped us with […]

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Smith construction project with photos and artist renderings of the improved school

| February 9, 2018
Smith construction project with photos and artist renderings of the improved school

Significant progress is being made in the Smith Middle School construction project, with practically no disruption to the school day or any other issues. A new wing of classrooms and educational space is going up where there used to be trailers at the rear of the school. The addition is on the right in the […]

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