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Dresses and gowns for students at homecoming

| September 19, 2014

Renee’s Closet at Solanco High School has been expanded from gowns to now include suits that can be borrowed, at no charge, by students for homecoming, the prom, weddings and other similar activities. The gown collection, now featuring more than 55 gowns, is named in honor of 2011 Solanco High School grad Renee Willard, who […]

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Free matinee performance of fall play for senior citizens

| September 19, 2014

Solanco High School students will provide a free performance of the fall play – Sherlock Holmes – for local senior citizens. The special performance will be Thursday, November 20 in the Solanco High School auditorium. The curtain will rise at 12:30 p.m., and the two-hour play directed by high school English teacher Greg Lyon will […]

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Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery – Oct. 14

| September 19, 2014

The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) is a career exploration test that evaluates knowledge and skills in English, math, science and technical skills. It will be administered to interested students on Tuesday, October 14 at 8 a.m. in the Solanco High School auditorium. There is no charge for the test, and students in grades […]

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Golfers tee it up in support of education

| September 19, 2014
Golfers tee it up in support of education

Congratulations to Jason Long, John McClune, Chris Grimsey and Ben Miller for winning the Solanco Education Foundation Fall Shoot-Out Golf Tournament at Meadia Heights with a score of 60! The second place team, with a score of 62, was Steve Mitchell, Gail Mitchell, Joey Bledsoe and Ryan Bowe. Coming in third with a 63 were […]

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Swift students celebrate citizenship

| September 19, 2014
Swift students celebrate citizenship

It’s an annual event for Swift Middle School 8th graders -a day dedicated to learning more and further appreciating the responsibilities and privileges associated with being a citizen of the United States. On September 17, 8th grade students participated in a panel discussion about citizenship with (front row) district magistrate Stuart Mylin, attorney Kim Smith, former […]

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Solanco wins awards for finance transparency and disclosure

| September 19, 2014
Solanco wins awards for finance transparency and disclosure

Assistant Business Manager Sandra Tucker has been honored by the Solanco School Board and Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss for receiving, yet again, prestigious awards from two national school finance associations. For the 13th consecutive year, Tucker has earned the Certificate in Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Association of School Business Officials (photo), and the […]

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Solanco’s 2014 homecoming court

| September 15, 2014
Solanco’s 2014 homecoming court

The 2014 homecoming court has been announced, and the queen and king will be crowned during the weekend of October 3 and 4. The homecoming candidates are, front row (kneeling): William Cooney, Ethan Smolik, Cody Kauffman, Prosper Eguzouwa, Douglas Hassel, Dakoda Westfall, Reese Motter, Noah McCardell and Shane Findley. (Missing from the photo: Kody Hart). In […]

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Family Night at Smith – Sept. 23

| September 8, 2014
Family Night at Smith – Sept. 23

An important, informative and entertaining Family Night will be held at Smith Middle School on Tuesday, September 23, beginning at 6 p.m. All students, parents, guardians and family members are invited. At 6 p.m., information will be presented on Title 1. There will also be a presentation by guest speaker Blake Deibler, retired Solanco teacher […]

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