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Quarryville students honored

| November 4, 2014
Quarryville students honored

  The Quarryville Elementary School students in the photo earned a pizza lunch with their principal, Brian Booher. The students were chosen for the honor based on their consistent demonstration of the Solanco Core Expectations of Responsibility, Respect, Kindness and Courage. First row:  Daniel Bailey, Mikaila Swift,  JJ Gaus, Jaelyn Gonzales, Joshua Mindemann, Gabby Kline. Middle […]

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Swift students earn special recognition

| October 31, 2014
Swift students earn special recognition

Swift Middle School students have been honored for consistently demonstrating respect, responsibility, honesty, self control and courtesy. In the photo are the students who were chosen for the Principal’s Breakfast Club and who were honored during a recent special breakfast at school with their parents and Swift Principal Paul Gladfelter. Front row: Xavier Kilby, Hunter Mellinger, Brooke […]

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“Trick-Hoops and Alley-Oops” – Harlem Wizards to slam dunk at Solanco Nov. 24

| October 31, 2014
“Trick-Hoops and Alley-Oops” – Harlem Wizards to slam dunk at Solanco Nov. 24

In what promises to be a wildly exciting and incredibly entertaining match-up, a basketball game featuring the talented Harlem Wizards against Solanco teachers and administrators will be played at Solanco High School on Monday, November 24, with opening tip-off at 6:30 p.m. According to the Harlem Wizards website, “At the Wizards game fans see amazing basketball talent […]

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Sherlock Holmes at Solanco Nov. 20, 21 and 22

| October 31, 2014
Sherlock Holmes at Solanco Nov. 20, 21 and 22

The popular and entertaining play Sherlock Holmes will come to life on the Solanco High School stage, and the entire Solanco community is invited to enjoy the outstanding performances to be provided by Solanco’s talented student actors and actresses. The first performance, on Thursday, November 20 at 12:30 p.m., is a free matinee performance for […]

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Smith Middle School students honored

| October 29, 2014
Smith Middle School students honored

Each month, in support of character education, a select group of Smith Middle School students is invited to a breakfast with their parents and Smith Middle School Principal Paul Gladfelter. Teachers nominate students for the Breakfast Club in recognition of their display of good character. Unlike the honor roll, which is based solely on academic […]

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Proud to be “Pink” at Solanco

| October 29, 2014
Proud to be “Pink” at Solanco

Many Solanco students and staff are decked out in pink on Wednesday (Oct. 29) to support the “Pink Out” at the high school and throughout the district. The “Pink Out,” sponsored by the Ophelia Club at the high school, is raising funds and awareness in the battle against breast cancer. In the photo are high school […]

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Student learn about forensic investigations

| October 27, 2014
Student learn about forensic investigations

Dan Lynch, Dennis Warfel and Justin Reeder from the Pennsylvania Game Commission visited Solanco High School on Monday (Oct. 27) and provided wildlife and game forensic presentations to John Girvin’s forensic science classes.  Students learned how to measure the time of death in deer and other animals as determined by body temperature, rigor mortis and […]

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Solanco singers chosen for districts

| October 27, 2014
Solanco singers chosen for districts

Four Solanco students have sang their way to the Pennsylvania Music Educators’ Association (PMEA) District 7 Chorus Festival! The students (as they appear in the photo) – Bethany Sheaffer (soprano 1), Tyler Turpen (tenor 2), Cassie Twyman (alto 1), Mady Weyman (alto 2), – were selected for the district chorus following their successful auditions at Central York High […]

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