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Solanco wrestlers win at Lock Haven

| July 21, 2015
Solanco wrestlers win at Lock Haven

Solanco wrestlers recently traveled to Lock Haven University where they put in strong performances in a summer camp tournament. Coach John Little reports the Solanco gold team won the tournament with a record of 10 wins, 0 loses and 1 tie. In the finals, the gold team battled its way to a 20 to 15 victory over […]

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Information from the high school guidance office

| July 14, 2015
Information from the high school guidance office

Tristan Zelinka has been hired as a school counselor at Solanco High School. Tristan’s first day in his new position will be August 1. Solanco Lead Counselor PattiMcTaggart has announced that students will be assigned their school counselor based on the spelling of the student’s last name. “The high school administration has determined that a […]

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School breakfast and lunch prices for 2015-2016

| July 9, 2015

There will be changes in the prices charged for breakfast and lunch served in Solanco schools. When the new school year begins August 31, the price for breakfast in elementary schools will increase to $1.25, while in the middle schools and high school the new breakfast price will be $1.40. The price for lunch in […]

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49er at Solanco football camp

| July 9, 2015
49er at Solanco football camp

San Francisco 49er wide receiver and kick returner Bruce Ellington made a special appearance at the Solanco youth football camp. Solanco varsity football head coach Anthony Cox coached Bruce Ellington in high school. “I asked if he would come to camp and get our young athletes excited about football and he didn’t hesitate to say […]

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FFA students earn top honors in state competition

| June 19, 2015
FFA students earn top honors in state competition

Solanco FFA students have excelled at the State Convention/FFA week at Penn State University! FFA teacher Kelly Lichtley said 11 of Solanco’s 17 participating students earned a medal, and two teams won their competitions. Solanco’s horse judging team is the top team in the state! Congratulations to team members, left to right in the photo, […]

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Special recognition for Solanco standout athletes

| June 18, 2015
Special recognition for Solanco standout athletes

  Congratulations to 2015 Solanco grad and wrestling standout Bo Spiller (photo), who has been named Lancaster Newspapers Male High School Athlete of the Year, and to Billy Cooney for earning track Athlete of the Year recognition. Solanco High School Athletic Director Anthony Hall provided the following lists of Solanco spring sports all-stars:     […]

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Class of 2015 graduates from Solanco High School

| June 10, 2015
Class of 2015 graduates from Solanco High School

They did it – 275 seniors have graduated from Solanco High School! An evening filled with cheers, tears, pride and deep reflection on Tuesday featured presentations by Distinguished Speaker Dr. Robert Greenleaf, class valedictorian Gabrielle Redcay, salutatorian Seana Armstrong, class president Carly Allport, and high school principal Brian Gallagher. Dr. Robert Greenleaf, a spinal surgeon, was […]

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Scott Long is assistant high school principal

| June 9, 2015
Scott Long is assistant high school principal

Scott Long has become Assistant Principal at Solanco High School. Previously, he had been physical education teacher at Smith Middle School. Long came to the Solanco School District in 2012 from the Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit 13. He has also served as a teacher in the health and physical education department in the Pequea Valley School District. […]

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