Brandon Daniel-Morales and Caroline Arrowsmith are valedictorian and salutatorian

(Class valedictorian Brandon Daniel-Morales.) Brandon Daniel-Morales and Caroline Arrowsmith are the top academic students in the Solanco Class of 2020. Brandon and Caroline were announced as class valedictorian and salutatorian respectively, during Senior Awards Night at the high school. Brandon and Caroline will address their classmates during a virtual graduation ceremony at 7 p.m. on … Read more

Top students honored in Senior Awards Night virtual ceremony

Solanco’s top academic seniors and other successful students have been honored during virtual Senior Awards Night broadcast on the Solanco website. Many of the scholarships and awards are made possible through generous donations from local businesses and organizations. Academic Excellence Awardsare presented to seniors with an unweighted GPA of 4.0 to 3.9 in the seventh … Read more

Students exemplify Responsibility, Respect, Courage and Kindness

Four high school seniors have been honored by Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss as this year’s recipients of the Solanco School District Expectations Awards. The awards are presented to students who best exemplify Solanco’s Core Expectations of Responsibility, Respect, Courage and Kindness. Responsibility: Brisly Diaz-Perez best fullfils “Act Responsibly and take Responsibility for their Actions.”Respect: David … Read more

Solanco Education Foundation awards $11,000 in scholarships

The Solanco Education Foundation (SEF) has awarded $1,000 scholarships to 11 Solanco High School seniors who will continue their education beyond high school. In addition to its annual $1,000 scholarships, the SEF also awarded its $1,000 “Futures Scholarship” for a student who will be one of the first people in their family to attend college … Read more

Video – Senior Awards Night ceremony

Talented and hard-working students have been honored with scholarships and elite recognition during a virtual Senior Awards Night ceremony. The ceremony can be viewed on Solanco YouTube. Top scholars and outstanding student athletes received thousands of dollars in scholarships, thanks in large part to generous donations from local businesses and community organizations. Congratulations and best … Read more

Monday’s school board meeting on YouTube

The Solanco School Board meeting on Monday (June 1) will be broadcast on YouTube. To view the meeting, click on this link – Solanco YouTube – at 7:30 p.m. on Monday. School board meetings are being held remotely because of the covid-19 pandemic and the governor’s school closure and social distancing directives.

GIANT-Solanco partnership supports our community

GIANT has made a very generous donation to the Solanco School District in support of Solanco’s food distribution program during the covid-19 pandemic. “The GIANT Company is proud to support local school districts feeding their students and families in need during this unprecedented time,” said Ashley Mahaffey, Community Relations Coordinator The GIANT Company. “Our purpose … Read more

Solanco Middle School virtual student art show

Due to virtual instruction and social distancing, the Solanco middle school art department wanted to share its annual Spring Art Show with families and the Solanco community through an online platform. Here you’ll find student artwork from the 2019-2020 school year, highlighting the skill and hard work of our young artists: https://solancomiddleschoo.wixsite.com/artshow Thank you for … Read more

2020-2021 budget information

At the May 18 Solanco School Board meeting, Solanco Business Manager Sandy Tucker announced that adoption of the district’s final 2020-2021 budget will be deferred until the school board meeting on June 15 (final budget approval had originally been expected on June 1). The deferred approval date will provide Tucker with additional time to review … Read more

Twelve dedicated Solanco staff members are retiring

Twelve employees, with more than 330 years of combined service in the Solanco School District, are retiring. They include an elementary school principal, seven teachers, including four who received prestigious Distinguished Teacher recognition during their careers, and four support staff members. “My appreciation for these educators is beyond words, and the impact they have had … Read more

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