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Smith Middle School construction project

| August 11, 2017
Smith Middle School construction project

After nearly a decade of planning and preparation, the Smith Middle School construction project is underway! What is the project? The Smith project has three components: 1. Improve safety features The first component is designed to improve safety in the building, with a renovated entrance and office area designed to improve security features. Visitors will have […]

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Post prom fundraiser August 22 at Isaac’s

| August 11, 2017
Post prom fundraiser August 22 at Isaac’s

The 2018 post prom is inviting students, parents and the entire community to its upcoming entertaining and tasty fundraisers! Local restaurants are partnering with the post prom and will donate proceeds in support of this important event that helps keep students safe following the prom. Following is a list of the restaurants and the dates of […]

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Ciana Malchione’s highly-acclaimed artwork now on exhibition at Red Raven Art Company

| August 2, 2017
Ciana Malchione’s highly-acclaimed artwork now on exhibition at Red Raven Art Company

Nationally-acclaimed artwork by 2017 Solanco graduate Ciana Malchione is now  featured in the Emerging Artist Exhibition at Red Raven Art Company, 138 North Prince Street in Lancaster. Ciana’s highly-decorated high school art career features multiple awards, exhibitions,  and scholarships. They include selection as a  2016 and 2017 National Scholastic Art Awards National Medalist, 2017 C.X. Carlson Portfolio Scholarship Award, […]

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High school student schedules available through Solanco app

| July 31, 2017
High school student schedules available through Solanco app

Parents and students can view their class schedule by using the Solanco School District app to access their Powerschool account, which will contain their schedule. The Solanco app can be downloaded from the  iTunes App Store or Google Play Store onto smart phones, tablets, ipads and other mobile devices. Here are the steps to follow: 1. […]

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Pay real estate tax by August 31 for a discount

| July 14, 2017

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. […]

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Students attend Keystone Boys State for leadership and civic participation

| July 10, 2017
Students attend Keystone Boys State for leadership and civic participation

Solanco High School students Wyatt Urbine (left in photo) and Thomas Broomell (right) recently attended Pennsylvania American Legion Keystone Boys State (KBS) at Shippenburg University.  Boys State is a weeklong camp for rising high school seniors that teaches leadership, government and civic participation.  The program focuses on participation and personal experience by creating a model […]

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Solanco students earn FFA honors

| June 19, 2017
Solanco students earn FFA honors

  At FFA Week/State Competition at Penn State, recent Solanco graduates Hanna Welk and Madison Jackson received gold honors for serving on the committee that interviews and selects candidates for next year’s state officers team, and the committee that helps establishes guidelines for future FFA events. In addition, Solanco freshman JT Sheets received a bronze medal […]

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Marla Peiffer is first runner up in Miss Pennsylvania

| June 19, 2017
Marla Peiffer is first runner up in Miss Pennsylvania

Marla Peiffer (center in photo), Solanco Class of 2011, put in an impressive performance and finished as first runner-up in the Miss Pennsylvania Pageant in Pittsburgh! Marla, the daughter of Scott and Mary Peiffer of Quarryville, qualified for the Miss Pennsylvania Scholarship Pageant by winning the 2017 Miss Red Rose City crown. Marla is a graduate of Elizabethtown […]

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