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New assistant principal at the high school

| October 8, 2014
New assistant principal at the high school

The Solanco School Board has approved the hiring of Avery D. Wilson as assistant principal at the high school. Wilson comes to Solanco from the Susquehanna Township School District in Harrisburg where has been a Spanish teacher. From 1999 to 2005, Wilson was a Spanish teacher at J.P. McCaskey High School in the Lancaster School […]

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Singers audition successfully for county chorus

| October 7, 2014
Singers audition successfully for county chorus

Eight  talented Solanco singers will perform in the County Chorus Festival at Ephrata High School in January. Solanco High School music teacher Erin Brubaker said they earned the opportunity to participate in the festival based on their excellent auditions at the recent Lancaster-Lebanon Music Educators’ Association County Chorus. The students who  will represent Solanco in the […]

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Students of the Month

| October 7, 2014
Students of the Month

In the photo are the Students of the Month who have been honored by Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss and the Solanco School Board. Front row: Hannah LeBlanc (Clermont, 3rd grade), William Parades-Jimenez (Smith, 8th), David Hallman (Bart-Colerain, 2nd), Casey Sheetz (Providence, 5th). Back row: Bo Spiller (high school, 12th), Holly Cunningham (Swift, 7th), Dada Dow […]

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Homecoming king and queen

| October 6, 2014
Homecoming king and queen

Congratulations to William Cooney and Emilie Stocker, Solanco’s 2014 homecoming king and queen! The homecoming court also consisted of Cameron Trimble and Ethan Smolik, Hannah Redmond and Douglas Hassel, Lydia Malave and Reese Motter, Brianna Lane and Shane Findley, Alexis Garnica and Cody Kauffman, Kalyn Burger and Dakoda Westfall, Molly Briggs and Prosper Egzouwa, Rebecca […]

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Quarryville Students of the Month

| October 3, 2014
Quarryville Students of the Month

The Students of the Month at Quarryville Elementary School were recently treated to pizza with their principal, Brian Booher. To qualify for Student of the Month, students must consistently demonstrate the Solanco Core Expectations of Responsibility, Respect, Kindness and Courage. Congratulations to Quarryville’s Students of the Month: first row- Hannah Perella, Liora Cheek, Aiden Crawford, […]

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Four to be inducted into hall of fame

| October 3, 2014
Four to be inducted into hall of fame

Four remarkably talented, hard-working and successful athletes will be inducted into the Solanco Hall of Fame on Friday, October 10. Congratulations to Scott Aspril, Thomas “Tommy” Barron, Mark Tacelosky, and Jerry Wallace for their selection to the Hall of Fame! They will be recognized next Friday (Oct. 10) at the Solanco High School football field […]

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Businesses receive tax credit while providing important support for education

| October 3, 2014
Businesses receive tax credit while providing important support for education

Frontier Communications, Rhoads Energy, Fulton Bank and Eschbach Bus Service are providing important financial support for education in Solanco. They have each made a significant and generous donation to the Solanco Education Foundation through the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program. Businesses that make donations to the foundation through the EITC program receive a 75% […]

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Providence raises $600 to fight pulmonary fibrosis

| September 26, 2014
Providence raises $600 to fight pulmonary fibrosis

September is National Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month, and students and teachers at Providence Elementary have come together in support of two classmates whose family has been impacted by the disease. They are educating others and raising funds for the fight against pulmonary fibrosis. A fundraiser on Friday in which students and staff were asked to donate […]

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