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News from Food Services – meal prices, free and reduced, and nutrition

| August 11, 2015
News from Food Services – meal prices, free and reduced, and nutrition

School cafeterias are meeting tough new federal nutrition standards for school meals, ensuring that meals are well-balanced and provide students with all the nutrition they need to succeed at school.  Students are making a healthy lifestyle choice when they eat lunches served by their school’s cafeteria.  School meals offer students 1% or fat-free milk, a […]

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Information from Career and Technology Center

| August 10, 2015
Information from Career and Technology Center

The Lancaster County Career and Technology Center (CTC) will begin the 2015-2016 school year on Wednesday, August 26. Since the first day of school in the Solanco School District is Monday, August 31, attendance is optional for Solanco’s CTC students on August 26, 27 and 28. Mandatory CTC attendance begins on Monday, August 31, Solanco’s first day […]

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Bus stop assignments posted in Power School

| August 7, 2015
Bus stop assignments posted in Power School

Bus stop assignments for students in grades 1 through 12 are posted in Power School. At the top of the homepage on the district website, under “Students and Parents,” click on “Power School” and log into your child’s account. The Solanco School District encourages parents or guardians of students who have moved, or have had their […]

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Solanco wrestlers win at Lock Haven

| July 21, 2015
Solanco wrestlers win at Lock Haven

Solanco wrestlers recently traveled to Lock Haven University where they put in strong performances in a summer camp tournament. Coach John Little reports the Solanco gold team won the tournament with a record of 10 wins, 0 loses and 1 tie. In the finals, the gold team battled its way to a 20 to 15 victory over […]

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Upcoming activities in Solanco – first day of school is August 31

| July 15, 2015
Upcoming activities in Solanco – first day of school is August 31

While the first day of school is still weeks away, there will soon be plenty of student activity in the Solanco School District. Following is a list of band practices, 6th and 9th grade orientations, and other important upcoming events: Solanco Marching Band Camp – August 10-14, 7:30 a.m. to 12 noon, at the high […]

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School breakfast and lunch prices for 2015-2016

| July 9, 2015

There will be changes in the prices charged for breakfast and lunch served in Solanco schools. When the new school year begins August 31, the price for breakfast in elementary schools will increase to $1.25, while in the middle schools and high school the new breakfast price will be $1.40. The price for lunch in […]

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6th grade and 9th grade orientation dates

| July 9, 2015
6th grade and 9th grade orientation dates

Orientation for incoming freshmen at the high school will be Wednesday, August 26, from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. The session is for students only (parents of 9th graders are invited to a meeting to be held at the high school that evening from 6 to 7:30 p.m.). High school assistant principal Stephanie Lininger said orientation […]

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49er at Solanco football camp

| July 9, 2015
49er at Solanco football camp

San Francisco 49er wide receiver and kick returner Bruce Ellington made a special appearance at the Solanco youth football camp. Solanco varsity football head coach Anthony Cox coached Bruce Ellington in high school. “I asked if he would come to camp and get our young athletes excited about football and he didn’t hesitate to say […]

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