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Congratulations and best wishes to Solanco Class of 2017!

| June 7, 2017
Congratulations and best wishes to Solanco Class of 2017!

  On an evening filled with cheers, tears, pride and deep reflection, 280 seniors in the Solanco Class of 2017 received their diplomas on the Solanco football field. Congratulations, and best wishes to those students as attend college, join the work force, travel in the U.S. or overseas, or become members of the United States Armed Forces!   […]

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Seniors enjoy “Cap and Gown Walk” at elementary and middle schools

| June 6, 2017
Seniors enjoy “Cap and Gown Walk” at elementary and middle schools

A festive and heart-warming activity was held in Solanco schools on Tuesday – the “Cap and Gown Walk” by graduating seniors. Only hours prior to their graduation, seniors visited Solanco elementary and middle schools where they were students and staff greeted them with rousing cheers, high-fives and handmade signs of congratulations, all as Pomp and Circumstance […]

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Smith’s outstanding 8th grade students

| June 5, 2017

Congratulations to Jordan Rush, Colesen Sheaffer and Kaley Wilson, who have won Smith Middle School Outstanding Student Awards which were presented during Smith’s 8th Grade Awards Night. Recipients of the Solanco Core Expectations Awards were Dylan McLimans and Kaley Wilson. The Principal Leadership Award was presented to Emily Herr. Chosen for the Quarryville Lion’s Club […]

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Swift 8th grade award winners

| June 5, 2017

  Congratulations to the following outstanding Swift Middle School students who were honored for their awards and accomplishments during 8th Grade Recognition Night: Outstanding Boy – Lance Workman Outstanding Girl – Nicole Trout Expectations Award – Tyler Sellers and Cheyanne Cutler Principal’s Award – Most Improved – Zoe Faulkner and Andrew Craig DCMEA District 7 […]

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Solanco students to be honored at Carnegie Hall

| June 2, 2017
Solanco students to be honored at Carnegie Hall

Erika Wilson’s Breakfast in Bed Tea Set, earthenware, underglaze. Solanco High School students Erika Wilson and Ciana Malchione are being recognized as among the most talented high school artists in the entire country! The Alliance for Young Artists & Writers has named them 2017 Scholastic Art National Medalists and both have been invited to attend a ceremony in […]

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“You are the reason I come to work” at Solanco High School

| May 30, 2017

Solanco High School teachers surprise students by telling them they are important, and why. Reasons include their leadership, positive attitude, work ethic, willingness to assist other students, and their commitment to academic success. Watch this You Tube video of teachers telling students “You are the reason why I come to work everyday!”

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Daniel Siegrist and Marissa Witmer are valedictorian and salutatorian

| May 25, 2017
Daniel Siegrist and Marissa Witmer are valedictorian and salutatorian

Congratulations to class valedictorian Daniel Siegrist, the top student in the Solanco Class of 2017! Solanco High School Principal Stephanie Lininger made the announcement during Senior Awards Night Wednesday at Solanco High School. The class salutatorian is Marissa Witmer.  Daniel and Marissa will address their classmates during graduation ceremonies at the Solanco High School football field  at 7 […]

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Students receive Expectations Awards

| May 25, 2017
Students receive Expectations Awards

Four high school seniors have been honored by Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss as this year’s recipients of the Solanco School District Expectations Awards. The awards are presented to students who best exemplify Solanco’s Core Expectations of Courage, Kindness, Respect and Responsibility. Photo – Courage: Summer Moss is the best role model for how to “Act with […]

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