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Michael May signs on with East Stroudsburg University

| November 14, 2019
Michael May signs on with East Stroudsburg University

Following his senior season this spring, Solanco baseball standout Michael May (center) will continue his baseball career at East Stroudsburg University. Accompanied by his parents Michael and Joy May, Michael committed to attend East Stroudsburg and play on the Warrior baseball team. Michael is a strong hitter who has played left field and third base, […]

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Smith Middle School Kindness Campaign

| November 13, 2019
Smith Middle School Kindness Campaign

Smith Middle School 7th graders Madison Kut, Kyleigh Murphy and Shauna Norther. A summer reading project is inspiring Smith Middle School students to support others and act with kindness. They read Wonder by R.J. Palacio and described it as an interactive book that delivers important messages of being kind, helping others, and that “everyone is unique and should […]

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Parent-teacher conferences and other important activities in November

| November 12, 2019

In early to mid-November, there will be a number of important and enjoyable opportunities for parents and grandparents to become more involved in their child’s education. Parental involvement is a key factor in a child’s success in school, and parents are encouraged to participate in the following school activities: Parent-teacher conferences: Swift Middle School Tuesday, November […]

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Volunteers needed to provide students with personal finance and career planning info

| November 12, 2019

On Wednesday, February 12, Junior Achievement will host a REAL Life program – a financial literacy forum - at Solanco High School. Community volunteers are needed to “facilitate a fun and engaging financial education activity” for our students. Local business people, retirees and other residents are invited to participate in the REAL Life event. Onsite training, breakfast and […]

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Exciting STEAM Night demonstrations and activities

| November 12, 2019
Exciting STEAM Night demonstrations and activities

STEAM Night was an incredibly informative, interesting and exciting evening. Hundreds of students and parents attended and participated in exciting hands-on activities involving Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM). In the photo, Solanco High School science teacher Alyssa Armstrong (left) and students perform an autopsy on a frog. There were also demonstrations involving 3-D […]

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Giant make contributions to local organizations and services

| November 11, 2019
Giant make contributions to local organizations and services

During its grand opening on November 8, Giant demonstrated support for the Southern End community by donating checks to the Solanco School District, local fire departments, and other non-profit organizations. Assistant Superintendent Dr. Robert Dangler (left) represented the Solanco School District at the ceremony. Officials with Giant expressed their appreciation to the Musser family for […]

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Students selected for county and district chorus

| November 11, 2019
Students selected for county and district chorus

Four talented vocalists – Julia Gavin, Emily Herr, Josh Pope and Tristan Rush – will represent Solanco during the LLMEA County Chorus on Saturday, January 11 at Solanco High School. In addition, Julia, Josh and Tristan have earned high placements in the PMEA District 7 Chorus on January 16-18 at Central Dauphin High School. At that […]

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Providence PTO fundraising auction

| November 6, 2019

Our entire community is invited to an entertaining and exciting auction to be held Friday, November 15 to support teachers and students at Providence Elementary School. Providence PTO President Shannon Howell said items that will be available include “tickets to the Fulton Theatre in Lancaster and Sight and Sound, gift cards to local stores and restaurants, […]

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