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Smith Holiday Mall on December 2

| November 21, 2017
Smith Holiday Mall on December 2

All community members are invited to a Holiday Mall on Saturday, December 2 that will provide Christmas shopping opportunities while supporting the Smith Middle School PTO. The mall will feature vendors selling crafts and yard sale items, and food will be available. There will be gift wrapping by donation, and admission is free. The Holiday Mall […]

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Follow Solanco on Twitter

| November 20, 2017
Follow Solanco on Twitter

@SolancoSchlDist – Follow  Solanco on Twitter for messages and photos about student activities and  accomplishments, and events in all seven Solanco schools.

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Swift and Smith students honored by Principal Gladfelter

| November 20, 2017
Swift and Smith students honored by Principal Gladfelter

Each month, in support of character education, a select group of students at Swift and at Smith middle schools is invited to a breakfast with their parents and middle school principal Paul Gladfelter.  Teachers at both schools nominate their students for the Breakfast Club in recognition of their display of good character.  Unlike the honor roll, […]

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Solanco students will perform at Christmas tree lighting – all invited on Friday

| November 17, 2017

Solanco instrumentalists and vocalists, and a special appearance by Santa and Mrs. Claus, will make it look and sound a lot like Christmas during the annual Christmas Tree Lighting on Friday, December 1 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Towns Edge Shopping Center in Quarryville.  All community members are invited to enjoy the ceremony hosted […]

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Solanco sports stars sign on to play in college

| November 13, 2017
Solanco sports stars sign on to play in college

All-star Solanco wrestler Ben Root has signed a letter of intent to attend and wrestle for American University. American University is in Washington, D.C. and a member of the Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association (EIWA). Ben signed his letter of intent in the Solanco High School auditorium as his parents, Kim and Barry Root, along with Solanco […]

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Smith and Swift students in orchestra festival

| November 13, 2017
Smith and Swift students in orchestra festival

  Congratulations to these talented Solanco middle school instrumentalists who were selected for the LLMEA County Orchestra Festival which was held at Palmyra High School on Saturday, November 11. (LLMEA stands for Lancaster-Lebanon Music Educator’s Association.) The students are Robi Perez (Swift, cello), Aden Jackson (Smith, violin), Maddie Mosley (Smith, violin), Eric Reinhardt (Swift, violin), Acacia Kreider (red shirt, Swift, […]

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Thanksgiving food drive underway

| November 10, 2017

Solanco schools, the Solanco Food Bank, and Buck Company, Inc., are working together in the Giving Thanks Project to support our community over the Thanksgiving holiday. The food items will be assembled into Thanksgiving meal boxes which will be distributed to families in need within the Solanco School District. Local residents are encouraged to make donations […]

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Solanco’s incredibly successful Day of Service

| November 9, 2017
Solanco’s incredibly successful Day of Service

What a phenomenal day – the Solanco High School first-ever Day of Service featured nearly 900 students donating their time and effort to serve others for the betterment of our community! This photo shows students loving their service at the La Mancha Pet Rescue in Coatesville! In this large-scale and ambitious project, students visited residents, businesses […]

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