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Solanco summer school – courses and registration

| April 28, 2016

Solanco’s successful online summer school program enables students to complete courses from home. It is for Solanco High School students who have struggled or have failing grades in English, social studies, math, science or wellness/fitness classes. The Solanco online summer school program keeps students in school and provides them with an important tool to succeed. […]

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Middle school students honored

| April 25, 2016
Middle school students honored

Each month, in support of character education, a select group of students at Swift and Smith middle schools is invited to a breakfast with their parents and 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 […]

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WGAL-8 and FOX-43 teach students about weather forecasting

| April 25, 2016
WGAL-8 and FOX-43 teach students about weather forecasting

WGAL 8: Solanco High School student Ryan Argenti recently participated in an interesting and informative job shadowing experience with WGAL 8 meteorologist Christine Ferreira. Christine will also visit Providence Elementary School on May 3, where she will provide two presentations on weather forecasting and broadcasting. In previous presentations to Providence students, Christine has also discussed weather-related […]

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Solanco grad and acclaimed actress Alice Renier will host a student production of Julius Caesar

| April 25, 2016

Solanco High School senior and actress Kara Richards informs us that on Friday, April 29, New York City actress and Solanco graduate Alice Renier will visit Solanco High School to host a workshop with students about William Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar. This is the second consecutive year that Alice has provided a Shakespeare workshop for student […]

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Strong finish to a great season for Model UN team

| April 25, 2016

Congratulations to the Solanco High School’s Model UN team which has capped an impressive year by earning a strong third place finish in the recent 2016 Susquehanna Valley Model United Nations competition. Solanco Model UN team coach is teacher of the gifted Caley Roark, and he said Liam Hodgson “completed the rare ‘perfect’ season by […]

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All invited to entertaining art shows and concerts at Smith and Swift

| April 25, 2016
All invited to entertaining art shows and concerts at Smith and Swift

The outstanding musical and artistic talents of our middle school students will be on full display for our entire community to enjoy. At Smith Middle School, the spring concert and art show will be held on Tuesday, May 3 with the concert beginning at 7:30 and the art exhibition on display throughout the evening. The Smith […]

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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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