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SLC Golden Times student newspaper

| May 4, 2016
SLC Golden Times student newspaper

The former Golden Times newspaper is now an online news site – SLCGoldenTimes.com. Students in a new Solanco High School club have breathed new life into an old tradition by bringing an updated style and artistic flair to the Golden Times printed newspaper, which is now the SLC Golden Times electronic newspaper. Its staff includes devoted editors and regular contributors […]

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2016-2017 Solanco budget information

| May 4, 2016
2016-2017 Solanco budget information

The Solanco School Board has approved a proposed final budget for the 2016-2017 school year. Detailed information about the proposed budget, including a Powerpoint presentation from the May 2 Solanco School Board meeting, is posted on the Solanco website. Additional information is also available at the Solanco Administration Office, 121 South Hess Street in Quarryville. […]

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Students of the Month

| May 3, 2016
Students of the Month

In the photo are the Students of the Month who were honored by Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss and the Solanco School Board at the May 2 board meeting. Front row: Keygan Bailey (1st grade, Bart-Colerain), Harper Levan (kindergarten, Providence), Joshua Sharp (5th grade, Quarryville). Back row: Rilyn Saner (6th, Smith), Olivia Lasko (6th, Swift), Emily […]

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Retiring teachers and staff – an astonishing 319 years of service!

| May 3, 2016
Retiring teachers and staff – an astonishing 319 years of service!

Twelve Solanco School District employees are retiring at the end of the current school year. They include a principal, seven teachers (art, English, special education, two music teachers and two special education teachers), a reading specialist, a school nurse and two school secretaries. During Monday’s Solanco School Board meeting the retirees were honored by Solanco Superintendent […]

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New assistant principal hired for Solanco High School

| May 3, 2016
New assistant principal hired for Solanco High School

Rick Esche, currently assistant principal at Collegium Charter School in Exton, PA, will become assistant principal at Solanco High School. Esche’s hiring was approved by the Solanco School Board at its meeting on Monday, May 2, and Esche’s first day on the job as Solanco High School assistant principal will be July 1. In addition […]

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Free formal wear for the prom

| April 29, 2016
Free formal wear for the prom

Solanco students, parents and community members continue to do an amazing job of making sure that all Solanco High School students will have gowns, suits and accessories to wear to the upcoming prom, and for other special events. They continue to donate gowns, men’s dress shirts and jackets, ties, dress shoes, pants and belts to […]

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Solanco’s demolition derby champ

| April 29, 2016
Solanco’s demolition derby champ

Solanco High School junior Dom Fulk is riding a hot streak. He participates in demolition derby, and he has won the first derby of the 2016 season. His most recent win is a continuation of his winning ways from last season, when he was was undefeated! He competes at Mountain Springs Arena in Shartlesville, PA. […]

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Aiden McBride excels in national math competition

| April 29, 2016
Aiden McBride excels in national math competition

Solanco High School freshman Aiden McBride put in an exceptional performance in Chicago during the recent National MathCON Test! Aiden finished in 13th place while competing against the premier math students from across the United States! This is the second year in a row that Aiden qualified for the National MathCON test, and it’s the […]

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