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Golden Mule all-stars!

| March 10, 2015
Golden Mule all-stars!

Five Solanco wrestlers have been named first team Lancaster-Lebanon League all-stars. They are Dalton Groff, Kody Hart, Wyatt Jennings, Bo Spiller and AJ Wilson. Other Solanco wrestlers who have earned recognition for their successful seasons are Taylor Morrison (2nd team all-star), Sheldon Peiffer (honorable mention), and Ben Root (honorable mention). In addition to his first […]

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Beautiful student artwork on exhibit in Lancaster

| March 10, 2015
Beautiful student artwork on exhibit in Lancaster

Award-winning artwork created by talented Solanco students is now being featured in two art exhibitions underway at the Lancaster Museum of Art at 135 North Lime Street, and the Demuth Museum at 120 East King Street in Lancaster. Both museums are open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday each week. Sunday hours […]

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Donna Montgomery in Miss Pennsylvania contest

| March 9, 2015
Donna Montgomery in Miss Pennsylvania contest

Solanco High School senior Donna Montgomery has won the title of Miss Montgomery County 2015, earning her the opportunity to compete in the upcoming Miss Pennsylvania contest! Donna will be one of two, possibly three Solanco students and former students participating in the Miss Pennsylvania contest in June in Pittsburgh. Solanco 2011 graduate Marla Peiffer qualified for the […]

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Bo Spiller earns a silver medal at States!

| March 9, 2015
Bo Spiller earns a silver medal at States!

Congratulations to Bo Spiller who has capped his remarkable season, and his fantastic Solanco wrestling career, by earning a Silver Medal in the PIAA State Wrestling Tournament over the weekend! In the photo with B0 (center) are Solanco wrestling head coach John Little (left) and assistant coach Tony Mendez. Bo earned the opportunity to compete […]

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Scholarship opportunities for seniors

| March 3, 2015
Scholarship opportunities for seniors

There are dozens of scholarships available to Solanco seniors who plan to continue their education beyond high school. With the rising cost of college, financial aid and support is more valuable than ever. Seniors and their parents are encouraged to review the scholarships and to apply for those that may be appropriate. Click SCHOLARSHIP DIRECTORY 2015 for […]

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Swift students honored

| February 27, 2015
Swift students honored

Each month, in support of character education, a select group of students is invited to a breakfast with their parents and Swift 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 on academic performance, the Breakfast […]

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Student leadership provides important improvements at Quarryville Elementary

| February 27, 2015
Student leadership provides important improvements at Quarryville Elementary

Students in teacher Dan Hutchinson’s 4th grade class at Quarryville Elementary are showing great leadership in a challenge to improve behavior in the school cafeteria. The students have committed themselves to working together to improve not only their behavior, but the behavior of other students in the cafeteria as well. All classes have shown improvement, […]

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Students celebrate reading, and school breakfast

| February 27, 2015
Students celebrate reading, and school breakfast

READ ACROSS AMERICA: Many interesting and exciting activities have been planned for this week, March 2-6, to celebrate Read Across America Week, and the anniversary of the birthday of the beloved Dr. Seuss. Some of those activities will include “Drop Everything and Read Day,” classroom visits by “mystery readers,” “Read with a Buddy Day,” and “Wear […]

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