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Kindergarten registration – parents must call by March 16 to schedule an appointment

| February 9, 2018

Children who will be five years old by September 30 are eligible for kindergarten during the 2018-2019 school year that begins in August. Parents who plan to have their children attend kindergarten must schedule a kindergarten registration appointment with the Solanco School District. Call Cindy Criswell no later than March 16 at 786-0517. At least […]

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Students create “Unity Quilt”

| February 8, 2018
Students create “Unity Quilt”

“My 10th graders recently created quilt squares as a team building activity, and I put them together to create a ‘class unity’ quilt,” Solanco High School English teacher Natalie Campbell said. “The creation of a quilt made of individual, diverse squares provides a metaphor for one unified classroom community. As the squares are stitched together, just like […]

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Snow day causes end-of-year date changes

| February 7, 2018

The dates for graduation and the final day of school have been changed due to the school closure on Wednesday, February 7. Graduation for the Solanco Class of 2018 is now tentatively scheduled for Thursday, June 7. The final day of school is now scheduled for Friday, June 8. Here is a complete list of […]

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Solanco Students of the Month

| February 5, 2018
Solanco Students of the Month

Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss and the Solanco School District have honored the Solanco Students of the Month. Front row: Daniel Moser (1st grade, Providence Elementary), Brayden O’Brien (2nd, Bart-Colerain). Middle:  Hailey McColl (2nd, Quarryville). Back row: Dwain Watterson (9th, high school), Hunter Sheets (8th, Swift), Anika Hodgdon (7th, Smith), Sophie Kilgore (3rd, Clermont). The students were […]

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Kara Armstrong recieves Gold Key writing award

| February 5, 2018
Kara Armstrong recieves Gold Key writing award

Smith Middle School 8th grade student Kara Armstrong has earned a distinguished Gold Key Award in the Scholastic Writing and Art contest. Kara’s science-fiction fantasy story is entitled Hope. Her work advances and will be judged at the national level.      

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$1,000 scholarships from the Solanco Education Foundation

| February 2, 2018

Applications are  available for $1,000 scholarships to be awarded by the Solanco Education Foundation (SEF) to graduating seniors in the Solanco Class of 2018 who will continue their education beyond high school. Selection criteria include average or better class standing and scholastic ability, involvement in school and community activities, and good character, leadership and moral standards.  Click […]

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High school parent-teacher conferences February 22

| February 1, 2018
High school parent-teacher conferences February 22

Parent-teacher conferences will be held at Solanco High School on Thursday, February. 22, 6- 8 p.m. For more information, call the high school at 786-2151.

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Students win Scholastic Writing awards

| February 1, 2018
Students win Scholastic Writing awards

Three Solanco High School students, including Paige Crawford who has earned a Gold Key award, have been honored for writing excellence in the annual Scholastic Arts and Writing contest. The other two students who have been recognized by Scholastic Arts and Writing are Guy Glowitz and Maurissa Roslan. Paige is a senior and she received a […]

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