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Students of the Month

| February 7, 2017
Students of the Month

Solanco Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss and the Solanco School Board have honored the Students of the Month for January. Front row: Trevor Clifford (kindergarten, Bart-Colerain Elementary), Colby Kurtz (2nd, Providence), Joash Spangler (2nd, Quarryville), Raven Garabo (5th, Clermont). Back row: Josh Kimes (8th grade, Smith Middle School), Gabrielle Green (12th, high school). (not pictured:  Tyler […]

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Dylan Hastings joins Solanco’s 1,000 point club

| February 6, 2017
Dylan Hastings joins Solanco’s 1,000 point club

Solanco basketball star Dylan Hastings has joined Solanco’s elite 1,000 point club! In the photo, Dylan,  in white in the lower right hand corner, scores his milestone 1,000th point at home on Friday during a big win over Donegal. Dylan, a senior, is only the seventh player in Solanco boys basketball history to score 1,000 points. The other […]

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Tickets available online for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

| February 3, 2017
Tickets available online for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Tickets are available online for exciting student performances of this year’s spring musical, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Tickets ordered online through this link are $9 for students and senior citizens, and $11 for adults. Talented Solanco actors and actresses will provide three entertaining shows: 7 p.m. on Friday, March 10, and at both 2:30 […]

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Smith Spelling Bee top finishers

| February 3, 2017
Smith Spelling Bee top finishers

Thirty-five students competed in the Smith Middle School Spelling Bee, the winning word was “silhouetted,” and the winning speller was 6th grader Alex Westwood (center in photo). Eighth grade student Emily Torrise (left) finished in third place, while the second place finisher was 6th grader Isabelle Peachey (right). Challenging words in the spelling bee included […]

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High honors for exceptional art students

| February 2, 2017
High honors for exceptional art students

Nationally-acclaimed Solanco High School student artist Ciana Malchione has earned the $11,500 2017 CX Carlson Senior Art Portfolio Scholarship! In addition, remarkably talented artist Ryan O’Connell has been named the recipient of the $1,000 Senior Art Portfolio Scholarship from The Red Raven Art Company. The image features Ryan O’Connell’s beautiful Onions and Garlic, pastel on paper. […]

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Allstate Insurance supports student safety programs, and Solanco track team

| February 1, 2017
Allstate Insurance supports student safety programs, and Solanco track team

Allstate Insurance is once again providing a valuable donation to fund critically important programs at Solanco High School that promote safe driving by students. In addition, Allstate Insurance is also providing financial support for the Solanco track program. In the photo, Marla Montalto (left), and Bob Stead (second from right), both with the Jennersville Insurance Agency, present […]

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Distinguished recognition for Solanco track star Alana Yoder

| January 31, 2017
Distinguished recognition for Solanco track star Alana Yoder

Congratulations to Solanco High School freshman Alana Yoder who has been named the Mid-Atlantic USA Track and Field Outstanding Female Athlete of the Year for the girls 13/14 age group! Last summer, Alana participated in the National Championships of the Junior Olympics and finished 7th overall in the nation in the girls 13/14 800m. This […]

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Rhoads Energy provides valuable support for education in Solanco

| January 30, 2017
Rhoads Energy provides valuable support for education in Solanco

Rhoads Energy Family of Companies is once again partnering with the Solanco Education Foundation to provide important educational programs in the Solanco School District. In the photo, Rhoads Energy CEO Michael DeBerdine III (left) and Rhoads Energy Vice President of Business Development Jennifer Goldbach (right) present a check to Solanco Education Foundation President Susan Broomell. […]

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