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Community invited to entertaining Variety Show on Friday, April 29

| April 19, 2016
Community invited to entertaining Variety Show on Friday, April 29

Creative high school and middle school students, along with community members, will display their impressive and varied talents during the annual Variety Show to be held at the high school at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 29. Talented, creative and enthusiastic singers, dancers and instrumentalists will provide entertaining performances. In the photo are Brianna Maule, Megan Mecouch, […]

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FBLA students compete in states

| April 18, 2016
FBLA students compete in states

  The Solanco FBLA Club is making a strong comeback. FBLA is Future Business Leaders of America, and it teaches students about ownership and operation of businesses. The FBLA Club was ended at Solanco a number of years ago but now, under the leadership of Solanco High School Business Lead Teacher and FBLA Advisor Stacy […]

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Art students enjoy memorable trip to Washington museums

| April 18, 2016
Art students enjoy memorable trip to Washington museums

  Solanco art students recently enjoyed  informative and inspirational visits to art museums in Washington D.C., including the National Gallery of Art, the Sackler Museum of Asian Art, the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, the National Museum of African Art, and the National Museum of the American Indian. In the photo are Solanco High School […]

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Solanco students receive national acclaim

| April 14, 2016
Solanco students receive national acclaim

Three Solanco students will be traveling in coming weeks – to Carnegie Hall in New York City, to Arizona, and to Chicago – to take part in national and international competitions, and to be celebrated for their intelligence, creativity and hard work. Photo: Congratulations to Aiden McBride, Ciana Malchione and Marissa Witmer! Aiden: For the second […]

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Student receives scholarship to attend Governor’s School for Ag Sciences

| April 8, 2016

Solanco High School junior Brandon Smyth has been selected to attend the 2016 Pennsylvania Governor’s School for Agricultural Sciences (PGSAS) at Penn State University! Because of Brandon’s accomplishments and strong academic performance at Solanco, he will receive a full scholarship to attend, which will cover costs associated with housing in university residence halls, meals, supplies, lab […]

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Gary Doll is retiring; Scott Weyman will be new high school band director

| April 8, 2016
Gary Doll is retiring; Scott Weyman will be new high school band director

Scott Weyman (left) has been hired as the new high school band director. He will replace Gary Doll (right), who is retiring following a distinguished 33-year career as Solanco High School Band Director. “I am both honored and humbled to succeed Gary Doll,” Weyman said. “Gary has dedicated his professional life to inspiring our students […]

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Kindergarten registration – parents need to schedule an appointment

| April 7, 2016
Kindergarten registration – parents need to schedule an appointment

Children who will be five years old by September 30 are eligible for kindergarten during the 2016-2017 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 April 25 at 786-0517. At least […]

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Solanco’s pageant winners – four will vie for Miss Pennsylvania crown!

| April 5, 2016
Solanco’s pageant winners – four will vie for Miss Pennsylvania crown!

The Solanco School Board has honored the district’s five pageant winners, four of whom will represent our community in the 2016 Miss Pennsylvania Pageant. They are, in the photo, Donna Montgomery (Miss Mountain Laurel, Solanco Class of 2015), Tiffany Shrom (Miss Red Rose City, senior at Solanco High School), Emilie Stocker (Miss Solanco 2016, a senior […]

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