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Beautiful student artwork on Solanco Christmas card

| December 16, 2014
Beautiful student artwork on Solanco Christmas card

Justina Zaborskiy has been chosen as the winner in the annual art competition among high school students to design the district’s Christmas card. Her beautiful and creative artwork has been chosen for the official 2014 Christmas card of the Solanco School District. It features a charming glass mug adorned with a green bow and containing candy […]

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A gift from the Class of 1948

| December 16, 2014
A gift from the Class of 1948

The first students to graduate from “Solanco” High  School were in the Class of 1948. When they entered high school in 9th grade they attended Quarryville High School, and in their senior year the school became the Southern Lancaster County Joint High School, or “Solanco.” The high school building at that time is now the Solanco Administrative Office on […]

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Students of the Month

| December 16, 2014
Students of the Month

The Students of the Month were honored by the Solanco School Board and Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss at Monday’s school board meeting. Front row:  Grace Mellott (4th grade, Providence), Morgan DeLong (5th, Bart-Colerain), Maya Dolan (5th, Clermont). Back row: Owen Walker (5th, Quarryville), Nathaly Molinarez (7th, Swift), Seana Armstrong (12th, high school), Hannah Hargraves (7th, […]

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Mini Thon selling luminaries to honor those who have battled cancer

| December 9, 2014
Mini Thon selling luminaries to honor those who have battled cancer

Solanco High School students and staff are busy preparing for the second annual Mini Thon which will be held at the high school February 6 -7. More than 300 high school and 100 middle school students attended last year’s Mini Thon which raised an astonishing $21,368, far surpassing the original goal of $6,000 (in the […]

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Student Assistance Program at Solanco High School

| December 9, 2014
Student Assistance Program at Solanco High School

The Student Assistance Program (SAP) ensures that students experiencing barriers to learning related to substance abuse and mental health problems are identified and linked to appropriate supportive services in the school and community. It is a voluntary intervention program. It is not a school-based therapy program and it is not a disciplinary program. The following information […]

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Honors for Solanco football coach and players

| December 5, 2014
Honors for Solanco football coach and players

Congratulations to Solanco head football coach Anthony Cox who has been chosen as the Lancaster-Lebanon League’s Section 2 Coach of the Year! In his first season as Solanco coach, Cox led the Golden Mules to the playoffs for the first time in seven years. Congratulations to coach Cox (sixth from left) for his award and […]

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Solanco Education Foundation awards $6,000 in teacher grants

| December 3, 2014

The Solanco Education Foundation has awarded 12 Academic Venture Grants totaling $6,000 to Solanco teachers that will enable them to provide new educational programs and tools for Solanco students. The foundation announced the availability of the grants in May and received outstanding applications from teachers and educators. Applications were carefully reviewed by the foundation’s Academic […]

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Solanco Literacy Project provides free books to children

| November 26, 2014

Children who visit SECA’s Cookies with Santa on December 22 will receive a free book, courtesy of the Solanco Literacy Project. Solanco High School teacher Stacy Shelton said the Literacy Project handed out 900 books during Halloween Hallways at the high school last month, and they’re looking forward to giving books as Christmas gifts to children at the […]

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