Recent Articles

Discount on property tax paid by August 31

| July 20, 2018

Solanco property owners will receive a 2-percent discount on their real estate tax if the total is paid before August 31. Taxes may be paid at any Fulton Bank branch office with the bottom tax stub of the tax bill, or payments may be mailed to Solanco School District, P.O. Box 4158, Lancaster, PA 17604-4158. […]

Continue Reading

New scholarship program seeking applicants

| July 11, 2018

Young ladies 16 to 20 years of age are invited to participate in the Solanco Fair Queen Program. “The last pageant was over 50 years ago, as the Solanco Harvest Queen,” chairperson Carly Foose said. “The new scholarship program is for young ladies 16 to 20 years old residing in the Solanco School District, giving […]

Continue Reading

Audrey Difilippo excels in SkillsUSA nationals!

| July 11, 2018
Audrey Difilippo excels in SkillsUSA nationals!

Congratulations to Solanco 2018 graduate Audrey Difilippo who has earned a very impressive second place finish in the SkillsUSA National Competition in Louisville, Kentucky. Audrey finished in second place in Customer Service. Prior to graduation Audrey attended the Mt. Joy campus of the Lancaster County Career and Technology Center (CTC) where she studied event planning […]

Continue Reading

Distinguished recognition for talented artists Tyler Allen and Olivia Stoltzfus

| June 27, 2018
Distinguished recognition for talented artists Tyler Allen and Olivia Stoltzfus

Solanco High School student Tyler Allen has been awarded a full scholarship to attend the Summer Intensive Pre-College Program for one week at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia. “Tyler will earn college credits within a community of dedicated students,” Solanco High School art teacher Candace Rakers said. ”Tyler was honored with the highest awards […]

Continue Reading

All invited to celebration of student art at Quarryville Library

| June 27, 2018
All invited to celebration of student art at Quarryville Library

The 2018 Solanco District Art Exhibition at the Quarryville Library will feature works in diverse two-dimensional and three-dimensional media produced by students from Bart-Colerain, Clermont, Providence, and Quarryville elementary schools, George A. Smith Middle School, Swift Middle School, and Solanco High School. The exhibition will continue through the month of July. Image: Tyler Allen, Out On A […]

Continue Reading

2017-2018 Report to the Residents

| June 25, 2018

The Solanco School District is pleased to present its 2017-2018 Report to the Residents. This publication features important information on student performance and operating costs. Email questions to Solanco Assistant Superintendent  Dr. Robert Dangler.

Continue Reading

Students step it up in shuttle run

| June 22, 2018
Students step it up in shuttle run

High school fitness teacher Michele Lovell is proud of the considerable efforts that enabled students to improve in the 20 meter-10 minute shuttle run. Students worked to increase their number of lengths each time they ran and some hard-working students ran 100 lengths or better during the school year (80 lengths equal 1 mile). Front row: […]

Continue Reading

Commercial students help create is a winner – see it on YouTube

| June 12, 2018
Commercial students help create is a winner – see it on YouTube

A commercial that high school students help direct and produce has earned first place recognition out of 116 entries. The BIC pen commercial was filmed and edited by Disciple Media with student assistance, and as the contest winner it will be broadcast nationally on several social media sites. “All the talent used in the commercial […]

Continue Reading