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Student Award winners

| May 28, 2015

Dozens of students were honored at Senior Awards Night for their work ethic, intelligence, leadership skills, and involvement in extracurricular, community and church activities. Here are some of the award and scholarship recipients: Solanco’s Outstanding CTC Student: Scott Tice. Scholar-Athlete Awards: Brooke McCardell and Noah Brady.  All-Around Athletes:  Maribeth Ault and Bo Spiller. Outstanding Senior Award: […]

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Students receive Solanco Expectations Awards

| May 28, 2015

Four high school seniors have been honored by Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss as this year’s recipients of the Solanco School District Expectations Awards. The awards are presented to students who best exemplify Solanco’s Core Expectations of Respect, Responsibility, Kindness and Courage.  Responsibility: Mary White best fulfilled “Act Responsibly and take Responsibility for their actions.” Respect: […]

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Student wins scholarship from chamber of commerce

| May 28, 2015
Student wins scholarship from chamber of commerce

The Southern Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce has awarded a $500 scholarship to graduating senior Autumn Keller. She will attend Goldey Beacom College in Delaware and major in business/marketing. The scholarship is awarded annually to a student who will pursue a career in business through post-secondary education, or by starting their own business. The Southern Lancaster County […]

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Solanco student wins national wrestling championship – will compete in Europe

| May 22, 2015
Solanco student wins national wrestling championship – will compete in Europe

Solanco High School 10th grader Jessica Rudick will wrestle in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Hezogovinia this summer! She earned the opportunity to wrestle internationally after recently winning a national championship in the USA Wrestling/Women’s Body Bar Nation Freestyle Wrestling Championships. She competed at 38kg in the 15 to 17 age bracket. Congratulations, and good luck Jessica!  

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Spinal surgeon Dr. Greenleaf will be Distinguished Speaker at graduation

| May 22, 2015
Spinal surgeon Dr. Greenleaf will be Distinguished Speaker at graduation

Dr. Robert Greenleaf, salutatorian for the Solanco Class of 1995 and now a spinal surgeon with Reconstructive Orthopedics in New Jersey, will be the Distinguished Speaker during graduation ceremonies to be held Tuesday, June 9 at the Solanco High School football field. At Solanco, Greenleaf was an outstanding wrestler with many impressive accomplishments that include […]

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Smith students honored

| May 18, 2015
Smith students honored

Each month, in support of character education, a select group of students is invited to a breakfast with their parents and Smith Middle School Principal Paul Gladfelter. Teachers nominate students for the Breakfast Club in recognition of their display of good character. Unlike the honor roll, which is based solely on academic performance, the Breakfast […]

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Successful students earn Solanco Scholars recognition

| May 15, 2015
Successful students earn Solanco Scholars recognition

Congratulations to 11th, 10th and 9th grade students whose outstanding performances and academic successes were recognized Wednesday during the  Solanco Scholars ceremony. The Solanco Scholars program rewards students who perform at a high level of academic excellence. The program is designed to recognize students who have exhibited the characteristics of a true “scholar.” Solanco Scholars: Matthew […]

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Another successful Ophelia Day

| May 8, 2015
Another successful Ophelia Day

Friday (May 8) was the annual Ophelia Day at Solanco High School. Ophelia Day is a unique and uplifting event that is very popular among the students involved. Special needs students from our elementary schools visit the high school and “buddy up” with high school students and together they enjoy games, fun, food and friendship. The games and events […]

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