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Discount period for tax payment

| July 1, 2020

Property owners in the Solanco School District will receive a 2-percent discount on their real estate tax if payment is made before September 30. The discount period typically ends on August 31; however, as a courtesy to residents during covid-19, Solanco has extended this year’s discount period by one month, to September 30. Real estate tax […]

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Honors for outstanding 8th graders

| June 4, 2020

“Although we truly wanted to do our typical ’in-person’ celebration for Smith and Swift Middle School 8th grade learners, the current circumstances prevent such an event,” Solanco Middle School Principal Paul Gladfelter said. “To  honor our current 8th graders for their remarkable efforts and achievements, we have developed a digital program. We hope you enjoy this recognition program, congratulations to all […]

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Brandon Daniel-Morales and Caroline Arrowsmith are valedictorian and salutatorian

Brandon Daniel-Morales and Caroline Arrowsmith are valedictorian and salutatorian

| May 28, 2020

(Class valedictorian Brandon Daniel-Morales.) Brandon Daniel-Morales and Caroline Arrowsmith are the top academic students in the Solanco Class of 2020. Brandon and Caroline were announced as class valedictorian and salutatorian respectively, during Senior Awards Night at the high school. Brandon and Caroline will address their classmates during a virtual graduation ceremony at 7 p.m. on […]

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Directions for Drop-off/Pick-up of Student Items

Directions for Drop-off/Pick-up of Student Items

| May 5, 2020

Please see the Item pick up letter detailing the dates and times for student item pick-up and drop-off.

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Prestigious recognition for award-winning Solanco artist Chesley Ledesma

Prestigious recognition for award-winning Solanco artist Chesley Ledesma

| February 27, 2020

Chesley Ledesma has been awarded the 2020 Red Raven $1,000 Senior Art Portfolio Scholarship! This distinguished “emerging artist” scholarship is awarded by The Red Raven Art Company and the C.X. Carlson Cultural Trust in Lancaster. In recognition of Chesley’s remarkable creativity, artistic talents and hard work, she will be featured and honored at several upcoming exhibitions and […]

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Census forms provide important information

Census forms provide important information

| January 8, 2020

Solanco residents recently received a census form in the mail. The census is used by the Solanco School District to plan for educational services and future enrollment trends. All information is confidential and census information is not used in the determination of school taxes. Residents are asked to review the form for accuracy, make any necessary changes, […]

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Students earn Keystone FFA Degrees

Students earn Keystone FFA Degrees

| January 8, 2020

At the Farm Show in Harrisburg, three Solanco students – Tate Fisher, Amber Pownall, Todd Welk (in photo) – have been presented with Keystone FFA Degrees, the highest degree awarded by the state to FFA members. The Keystone FFA Degree is awarded based on the student’s project program: leadership activities including office and committee assignments within […]

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Information Regarding Social Media Posting

| December 13, 2019

Today we received information that a Swift Middle School student sent a concerning message to some classmates on social media last evening.While the message posted did not directly concern the safety of any particular student, employee, or school, administration immediately contacted the P.A. State Police.The State Police responded and began investigating the matter promptly. They […]

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