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Students receive Expectations Awards from Dr. Hudacs

| May 29, 2014
Students receive Expectations Awards from Dr. Hudacs

Four high school seniors have been honored by Superintendent Dr. Martin Hudacs as this year’s recipients of the Solanco School District Expectations Awards. The awards are presented during Senior Awards Night to students who best exemplify Solanco’s Core Expectations of Respect, Responsibility, Kindness and Courage. In the photo are Joseph Gonzalez, Casey Hassler, Tiffany Barton, […]

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Solanco valedictorian and salutatorian

| May 29, 2014
Solanco valedictorian and salutatorian

Congratulations to Luke Redcay (right in photo) and Annan Cook (left), who are valedictorian and salutatorian for the Solanco Class of 2014! Solanco High School Principal Brian Gallagher announced the top two students in the graduating class during Senior Awards Night Wednesday at Solanco High School. Both Luke and Annan will address their classmates during graduation ceremonies at the […]

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22 administrators, teachers and staff are retiring

| May 22, 2014
22 administrators, teachers and staff are retiring

Twenty-two employees, many of whom have had long and successful careers at Solanco, are retiring at the end of the school year. Combined, the retirees have provided the Solanco School District, students and our community with an astonishing 484 years of service! The retirees include the district’s superintendent, athletic director, 12 teachers, two reading specialists, a guidance counselor, a speech pathologist, […]

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WGAL’s Christine Ferreira visits Providence

| May 22, 2014
WGAL’s Christine Ferreira visits Providence

Providence Elementary 2nd graders learned about hurricanes, tornados and hail on Wednesday from WGAL TV-8 Meteorologist Christine Ferreira. Her interesting Powerpoint presentation included photos and information about Doppler Radar, satellite maps and computer models. Christine told students she has to get out of bed just after midnight each morning so she has time to prepare the weather forecast and […]

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Compassionate students sew to comfort others

| May 19, 2014
Compassionate students sew to comfort others

Once again, students in Pat Konon’s fashion & fabric class at the high school are using their sewing skills to provide comfort to children in need. The students have created blankets that are being donated to Project Linus, which is a charitable organization that provides blankets to ill, traumatized and other children in need from […]

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Students excel in National Spanish Exam

| May 15, 2014

Solanco High School students have won dozens of awards in the National Spanish Exam. Solanco Spanish teacher Megan Flinchbaugh said, “Our students earned a total of six silver awards, 14 bronze awards, and 30 honorable mentions. The students who took the test volunteered to take it, and many spent time reviewing and studying in preparation […]

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County commissioners congratulate Thomas Haines

| May 15, 2014
County commissioners congratulate Thomas Haines

Solanco state champion wrestler Thomas Haines has been honored by the Lancaster County Commissioners. Thomas (second from right) received a letter of commendation from county commissioners Craig Lehman, Dennis Stuckey (chairman) and Scott Martin (vice chairman). This season, Thomas became only the 12th wrestler in Pennsylvania history to win four state championships. Following graduation, Thomas […]

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Dr. Robert Dangler will become Assistant Superintendent of Solanco schools

| May 6, 2014
Dr. Robert Dangler will become Assistant Superintendent of Solanco schools

The Solanco Board of School Directors has approved the appointment of Dr. Robert J. Dangler as Assistant Superintendent of the Solanco School District. Currently Solanco’s director of pupil services, Dr. Dangler will assume his new position as assistant superintendent on July 1. “I would like to thank the Solanco School Board, community and staff for […]

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