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Rhoads Energy provides valuable support for education in Solanco

| February 19, 2016
Rhoads Energy provides valuable support for education in Solanco

Rhoads Energy is a strong supporter of education in Solanco, and has once again provided a generous donation to the Solanco Education Foundation that will provide valuable resources for important educational projects in Solanco. In the photo, Rhoads Energy CEO Michael F. DeBerdine III (right) presents a check to Sandy Tucker with the Solanco Education […]

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School breakfast is convenient, inexpensive and nutritious

| February 18, 2016

Children who eat a nutritious breakfast pay attention in class, are well behaved, and perform better in the classroom and on standardized tests. And studies show that kids who eat breakfast also tend to eat healthier throughout the entire day. Those great benefits only kick in only IF children eat breakfast!  Modern households are hectic places […]

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February 22-26 is National FFA Week

| February 17, 2016
February 22-26 is National FFA Week

Next week is National FFA Week, and Solanco FFA students will celebrate, and serve the community, in recognition of FFA Week. On Thursday (Feb. 25), students will continue the annual FFA tradition of preparing and serving breakfast to local residents. All community members are  invited to the high school from 6 to 8 a.m. on […]

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Acts of kindness at Providence Elementary

| February 17, 2016
Acts of kindness at Providence Elementary

During the recent Great Kindness Challenge at Providence Elementary School, first grader Jade Klein and her mother Jen Marrone visited the Quarryville Police Department to provide officers with tasty homemade treats and Jade’s handmade poster as gestures of their appreciation of the good work and protection police provide. To recognize Jade’s kindness, the officers visited […]

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Another strong performance by Solanco Mock Trial team

| February 17, 2016
Another strong performance by Solanco Mock Trial team

Two members of the Solanco Mock Trial Team won individual awards as the team dropped a hard-fought, razor-thin verdict to Manheim Township. “District Justice Bruce Roth called it one of the better trails he has presided over,” said Mock Trial team coach and Solanco Teacher of the Gifted Caley Roark. “We lost by an average […]

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Snow days to be made up March 11 and 24

| February 10, 2016
Snow days to be made up March 11 and 24

So far this winter there have been two school cancellations because of snow, and those days will be made up on Friday, March 11 and Thursday, March 24. Students and teachers will be in school and classes will be in session on Friday, March 11 and Thursday, March 24. Schools were originally scheduled to be closed […]

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Solanco students will compete in national Holstein competition!

| February 8, 2016
Solanco students will compete in national Holstein competition!

Three Swift Middle School students are members of the Lancaster County Holstein Team A which has earned the opportunity to represent Pennsylvania at the National Holstein Convention in June. They are the young ladies in the photo, Amber Pownall (left), Caroline Arrowsmith and Nicole Arrowsmith. (The young man in the photo is team member Roy Bramm from Garden […]

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Solanco students chosen for County Orchestra

| February 8, 2016
Solanco students chosen for County Orchestra

Solanco musicians continue to receive recognition and honors for their outstanding talents. Five high school and six middle school students wwere selected to perform in the Lancaster-Lebanon Music Educators Association (LLMEA) County Orchestra Festival which was held Saturday, February 13  at Palmyra Area High School. Solanco High School students Alayna Crossen (violin), Kayla Brown (violin), […]

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