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Solanco baseball wins league title

| May 20, 2016
Solanco baseball wins league title

In an incredibly tight, tense and exciting game Thursday night, the Golden Mules defeated rival Penn Manor 3-2 in 12 innings to capture the Lancaster-Lebanon League title! In the photo provided by Solanco Athletic Director Anthony Hall, the Mules celebrate their thrilling title-winning victory at Ephrata War Memorial Field. 

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Shredding Event to fund student scholarship

| May 20, 2016

The Southern Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce will host its annual community Shredding Event on Friday, June 3 from 2:30 to 6 p.m. at G.R. Mitchell Inc., on Beaver Valley Pike in Willow Street. Minimum donations are required to offset the cost of the shredding companies, and to help fund the college scholarship provided each year […]

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Successful “Solanco Night” at Barnstormers

| May 20, 2016
Successful “Solanco Night” at Barnstormers

The Solanco Education Foundation expresses its appreciation to students, parents, community members and Solanco teachers and administrators who attended  last night’s “Solanco School Spirit Night” at the Lancaster Barnstormers. Student vocalists and instrumentalists performed prior to and during the game, and there was on-field recognition for successful students, Solanco’s newest Distinguished Teachers, and retiring staff members. […]

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Smith “Beach Party” Family Engagement Night – May 26

| May 13, 2016
Smith “Beach Party” Family Engagement Night – May 26

The theme for this year’s Smith Middle School Family Engagement Night on Thursday, May 26 is “Smith Beach Party: A Night at the Boardwalk.” Incoming 5th grade students, and 6th, 7th and 8th graders, and their parents, are invited. Smith Middle School learning support teacher Sara Parrish said the event will promote summertime reading for […]

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Act Out Loud – important student safety activities

| May 13, 2016
Act Out Loud – important student safety activities

The annual Act Out Loud program, designed to keep students safe, especially during prom and graduation season in the spring, will feature a number of important activities. (In the photo, students participate in a “mock crash” to help drive home the importance of safe driving.) Solanco High School nurse Andrea Cook said a “Police Taxi” […]

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Swift spring play – May 20

| May 12, 2016
Swift spring play – May 20

Swift Middle School actors and actresses are busy rehearsing and preparing for their upcoming public performance of “Jack and the Franken Beanstalk.” Play director Tawn Battiste said the students invite parents, friends and all community members to an entertaining performance at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 20 at Swift Middle School. Tawn Battiste provided the following information […]

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Friendship and fun at Ophelia Day

| May 12, 2016
Friendship and fun at Ophelia Day

A light drizzle and cloudy skies could in no way dampen the fun and enthusiasm of those involved in Ophelia Day, a unique and uplifting annual event that is very popular among the students involved. Students with special needs from our elementary schools visit the high school and “buddy up” with high school students and together […]

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Morgan Perry and Joshua Kreider earn scholar-athlete award

| May 9, 2016
Morgan Perry and Joshua Kreider earn scholar-athlete award

Solanco High School juniors Morgan Perry and Joshua Kreider have earned prestigious recognition for their outstanding accomplishments both as students and athletes! Morgan and Joshua have received the 7th Congressional District of Pennsylvania Scholar-Athlete Award from U.S. Congressman Patrick Meehan during a ceremony at Penncrest High School in Media, Pennsylvania. Solanco High School counselor Tristan […]

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