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Solanco Christmas card with beautiful student artwork

| December 5, 2017
Solanco Christmas card with beautiful student artwork

Solanco 11th grade student artist Olivia Stoltzfus displays a Solanco School District 2017 Christmas card that features her colorful, beautiful artwork. Olivia participated in the annual art competition among high school students to design the district’s Christmas card. “The title of her work is The Visitor,” Solanco High School art teacher Candace Rakers said. “Olivia’s work is […]

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Santa Shop at Clermont on Friday

| December 4, 2017
Santa Shop at Clermont on Friday

The Clermont Elementary PTO will host an entertaining Santa Shop on Friday (Dec. 8), 4 to 7 p.m. Everyone is invited. In addition to Christmas shopping opportunities, the Clermont Santa Shop will feature gift wrapping, photo opportunities with Santa, cookies and milk, and fun activities for children. The Clermont Holiday Open House will also be […]

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Anna Cooney wears the Miss Solanco crown

| November 30, 2017
Anna Cooney wears the Miss Solanco crown

Congratulations to Anna Cooney (second from right), Miss Solanco 2017! In addition to being crowned Miss Solanco, Anna also received the Miss Congeniality Award. Left to right in the photo are third runner-up Emma Sensenig, second runner-up Audrey Crandall, Miss Solanco Anna Cooney, and first runner-up Paige Crawford. The following talented young ladies also competed […]

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All invited to festive student holiday concerts

| November 29, 2017
All invited to festive student holiday concerts

Christmas spirit and joy will be in abundance during upcoming holiday shows by talented Solanco students. Everyone is invited, the performances are free. Smith Middle School concert, Tuesday, December 12, 7:30-8:30 p.m. 786-2244. The George A. Smith Middle School Band will perform variations on We 3 Kings, variations on traditional Hanukkah music, traditional Spanish carols and more! […]

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Hannah Myer commits to Widener

| November 22, 2017
Hannah Myer commits to Widener

Solanco field hockey player Hannah Myer has signed a letter of commitment to attend and play for Widener University, where she will study nursing. She made her commitment while surrounded by proud parents Shelly and Tony Myer.

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Meeting with parents to review PSAT scores – December 14

| November 22, 2017
Meeting with parents to review PSAT scores – December 14

An important meeting will be held 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, December 14 at Solanco High School for parents of students who have taken the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT). The PSAT was in October, scores are scheduled to be released online to students in December, and on December 14 the Solanco Guidance Office will meet […]

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Generous community support benefits our students and teachers

| November 22, 2017
Generous community support benefits our students and teachers

The Solanco Education Foundation is deeply grateful for the generous donations received during last Friday’s Extraordinary Give. Parents, alumni, business owners, current and former teachers and other caring members of our community donated more than $5,000 to the Solanco Education Foundation! The donations  will help fund the Foundation’s student scholarships, teacher venture grants, and special initiatives […]

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Solanco students in Nutcracker Ballet

| November 22, 2017
Solanco students in Nutcracker Ballet

Solanco ballet students are participating in the Christmas Classic of Viktor Yeliohin’s 25th Anniversary performance of the Nutcracker Ballet in Lancaster alongside the Donetsk Ballet Company of Ukraine. Sophie Plechner has been selected to portray Fritz and Anna Kreider will be dancing the part of Clara! Front row: AvaMarie Martin, Ari Martin. Middle row: Claire Graybeal, Grace Pursel, […]

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