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Solanco honored for outstanding financial reporting

| July 16, 2014
Solanco honored for outstanding financial reporting

Solanco School District Assistant Business Manager Sandra S. Tucker, CPA, has once again been honored for her outstanding work on the district’s comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR).  In fact, this is the 13th consecutive year she has received both the Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Association of School Business Officials (photo), and the […]

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Solanco real estate tax discount period underway

| July 15, 2014
Solanco real estate tax discount period underway

The Solanco School District has mailed real estate tax notices to property owners in the district. Solanco property owners will receive a 2-percent discount on their real estate tax if the total is paid before August 31. Property owners who have not received their real estate tax notice should call the Solanco School District Tax […]

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School construction projects underway

| June 25, 2014

Work crews are very busy this summer enlarging and improving Solanco High School and Quarryville Elementary.   The project at Quarryville involves increased security and improved accessibility at the main entrance and school office. At the high school, crews are building a new weightlifting room near the the gymnasium  adjacent to the football field. Re-locating the weight room from the second floor […]

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A time of transition at Solanco

| June 25, 2014
A time of transition at Solanco

Solanco’s new assistant superintendent is Dr. Robert J. Dangler, who was previously Solanco’s Director of Pupil services. ”I have had the opportunity to watch our district grow and reinvent itself to improve the educational environment our students experience. I look forward to continuing these positive traditions, and working alongside you to ensure a learning atmosphere that […]

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Solanco students in FFA states

| June 23, 2014
Solanco students in FFA states

Solanco students put in strong performances during the recent FFA state contest.   In the dairy cattle judging competition, Amber Kirk (left) earned a very impressive second place finish in the individual competition, while Amber and her teammates Noah Wentworth, Oliver Wentworth and Andrew Aument claimed a fourth place finish in the team dairy cattle […]

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Congratulations to the Solanco Class of 2014!

| June 23, 2014
Congratulations to the Solanco Class of 2014!

They did it – 253 graduating seniors received their diplomas during commencement on Wednesday in the high school gymnasium (with a live video feed in the auditorium)! An evening filled with cheers, tears, pride and deep reflection featured presentations by retiring Solanco Superintendent Dr. Martin Hudacs, class valedictorian Luke Redcay, salutatorian Annan Cook (photo – Annan on left, […]

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Christina McLaughlin is the new principal at Providence

| June 23, 2014
Christina McLaughlin is the new principal at Providence

Former Smith Middle School Assistant Principal Christina McLaughlin has become the new principal at Providence Elementary. In addition to Smith, McLaughlin has also served as assistant principal at Solanco High School for two years. “I feel truly honored to be serving as the new principal at Providence Elementary,” McLaughlin said. “The school has a strong tradition of support […]

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Swift’s award-winning students

| June 9, 2014
Swift’s award-winning students

Justice Henderson and Braden Redcay have been honored as Students of the Year at Swift Middle School. The recipients of Dr. Hudacs’ Expectations Awards are Alyssa Stauffer and Jacob Akerly. Through their interactions with fellow students and teachers at Swift, and through their positive attitude toward school and outstanding work ethic, Alyssa and Jacob have […]

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