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Keith Kaufman is the Director of Community Relations for Solanco School District.
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Sadie Kauffman honored in traffic safety contest

| February 21, 2019

The creativity and talents of Solanco High School student Sadie Kauffman have won a $500 mini-grant for the high school! Sadie’s entry in the 2018-2019 No Excuses Billboard Contest hosted by the Center for Traffic Safety / State Farm finished as the runner-up and the prize is the $500 mini-grant for the high school to […]

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Mock Trial team members win awards

Mock Trial team members win awards

| February 21, 2019

Solanco’s Mock Trial teams have completed their seasons of competition against other local high schools. They participate in “mock trials” during which students serve as prosecutors and defense teams, and a panel of judges determines which teams were more effective and won, and which students performed particularly well and are deserving of awards. Photo:  Shane Sollenberger, […]

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High school team wins regional STEM competition and advances to states

High school team wins regional STEM competition and advances to states

| February 19, 2019

For the second year in a row, Solanco’s high school STEM team has won the regional tournament in the Pennsylvania Governor’s STEM Competition, and now advances to the state tournament to be held in May. In the photo are team members Jenna Brown, Gabi Dolan, Tim Fetterman, Jack Hertzler and Patrick Hodgson. “Their winning project […]

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High honors for Solanco art students – all are invited to meet artists at March 1 exhibition in Lancaster

High honors for Solanco art students – all are invited to meet artists at March 1 exhibition in Lancaster

| February 19, 2019

Eleven Solanco High School students and one Swift Middle School student have won an impressive 57 awards in the 2019 Scholastic Art Awards/Lancaster County Young Artists Awards. “Two of the 5 Best in Show, five Art Portfolio Awards, 17 individual Gold, nine individual Silver, and 24 individual Honorable Mention,” Solanco High School art teacher Candace […]

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Shrek the Musical at Solanco:  March 7 is family night, Olive Garden dinner on March 9

Shrek the Musical at Solanco: March 7 is family night, Olive Garden dinner on March 9

| February 19, 2019

With AJ Jackson as Donkey, Gabe Williams in the role as the green ogre Shrek, and Gabby Griffonetti staring as Fiona, talented Solanco actors and actresses will provide entertaining performances of Shrek the Musical at Solanco High School on March 7, 8 and 9. The curtain will rise at 7 p.m. each evening. Thursday, March 7 […]

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Meeting for parents about scholarship opportunities and applications

| February 15, 2019

Parents of Solanco High School seniors are invited to a meeting about scholarship availability. The meeting will be Thursday (Feb. 21) from 6 to 7 p.m., and repeated again from 7 to 8 p.m., in the Large Group Instruction (LGI) room at the high school. Beginning March 1, scholarship applications will be available online through […]

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FFA Community Breakfast on Friday (Feb. 22)

| February 15, 2019

This week is National FFA Week, and Solanco FFA students will hold their annual community breakfast on Friday (Feb. 22) from 6 to 8 a.m. at Solanco High School. Breakfast is free and everyone is invited.

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Kindergarten registration – parents need to call by March 15 to schedule an appointment

| February 15, 2019

Children who will be five years old by September 30 are eligible for kindergarten during the 2019-2020 school year that begins in August. Parents who plan to have their children attend kindergarten must schedule a kindergarten registration appointment with the Solanco School District. Call Cindy Criswell no later than March 15 at 786-0517. At least […]

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