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National Honor Society inductees

| September 13, 2019

Twenty outstanding Solanco High School students have been inducted into the National Honor Society. NHS advisor Lisa Schell said membership is both an honor and a commitment, as students must meet and maintain guidelines pertaining to scholarship (3.5 or higher GPA), character, service in the community, and leadership. Congratulations to the following 2019 NHS inductees: […]

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Information for parents of Swift and Clermont students

| September 11, 2019

  The following letter from principals Paul Gladfelter and Chris Zander will be been sent home today with students at Swift Middle School and Clermont Elementary. Dear Swift Middle School and Clermont Elementary Parents and Guardians: We wanted to send you a quick note providing you with information concerning a broken lock which was discovered on one […]

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Solanco sports on YouTube

| September 11, 2019
Solanco sports on YouTube

Solanco YouTube will broadcast Solanco sports action. Here’s the fall broadcast schedule: Saturday, September 21 – football vs. Conestoga Valley – 7 p.m. Hall of Fame Induction Night. Monday, September 30 – boys varsity soccer vs. Cocalico – 7 p.m. Wednesday, October 2 – boys varsity soccer vs. Lancaster Mennonite – 7 p.m. Senior Night. Tuesday, […]

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Purchasing a shopping bag at GIANT supports Solanco students

| September 9, 2019
Purchasing a shopping bag at GIANT supports Solanco students

In September, shoppers at GIANT in Quarryville who purchase a GIANT reusable shopping bag will be providing valuable financial support for Solanco students and teachers. GIANT has selected the Solanco Education Foundation (SEF) as the  beneficiary of the GIANT Bags 4 My Cause Program for the month of September. SEF will receive a $1 donation every time a […]

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September is Attendance Awareness Month

| September 6, 2019
September is Attendance Awareness Month

Consistent, sustained attendance is critically important to the success of children in school. In fact, research shows that by 9th grade, attendance is a better predictor of a student’s likelihood to graduate than their previous years test scores! September is Attendance Awareness Month in the Solanco School District. Improving and maintaining good attendance among all […]

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Solanco wins distinguished award for financial reporting and accountability

| August 27, 2019
Solanco wins distinguished award for financial reporting and accountability

Once again, Solanco business officials have earned the Certificate of Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO). The award honors Solanco’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for the 2017-2018 fiscal year, which ASBO says clearly demonstrates Solanco’s commitment to financial transparency and high standards for financial reporting. In the photo […]

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Contestants sought for Miss Solanco contest

| August 27, 2019
Contestants sought for Miss Solanco contest

The Quarryville Teenage Club is encouraging girls who are juniors or seniors to consider competing in the Miss Solanco Scholarship Pageant. Information is available in the Solanco High School office. The deadline to submit a letter of intent is September 10. The pageant will be held November 30 at Solanco High School. For more information, […]

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Evaluation clinic for 3- and 4-year-old children

| August 26, 2019

The Solanco School District’s 2019 Evaluation Clinic for 3- and 4-year-old children will be Wednesday, September 25 at the Solanco Administration Office (121 South Hess Street, Quarryville). Parents should consider registering their child for the clinic if the child is not currently receiving services through the Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit 13 (IU13) Early Intervention Program, and if there are […]

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