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Teachers and students say “goodbye” – summer break is underway

Teachers and students say “goodbye” – summer break is underway

| June 11, 2019

The 2018-2019 school year has concluded as students dismissed one final time on Tuesday. At Smith Middle School and other Solanco schools, teachers went outside to send off their students for the summer. Our hard-working students have earned the opportunity to rest, re-energize, spend time at the pool and beach, travel with family and enjoy other summertime activities. […]

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Congratulations to the Solanco Class of 2019!

Congratulations to the Solanco Class of 2019!

| June 11, 2019

Solanco High School seniors received their diplomas on Friday (June 7), at the Solanco High School football field as their parents, siblings, friends, neighbors and our supportive community looked on. Their high school careers finished, the graduates now prepare for the next step in their lives, whether it will be attending college, beginning their career in the workforce, or […]

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High scores for students on National French exam

High scores for students on National French exam

| June 11, 2019

Front row: Abigail Kennedy, Mylee Smith, Faith Redcay. Back row: Juliana Rhodes, Emily Gatano, Elaina Kreider, Mariya Shulhina, Nathan Petite. Not pictured: Triniti Erisman. “Our students did great on the National French exam, Le Grand Concours, especially since this is the first year we participated,” Solanco High School French teacher Barbara Swinsburg said. “Nine students […]

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Graduating seniors celebrated in all schools

Graduating seniors celebrated in all schools

| June 7, 2019

The inspirational “Cap and Gown Walk” by graduating seniors has become an annual event in Solanco. Only hours prior to their upcoming graduation Friday evening, seniors visited Solanco elementary and middle schools where students and staff greeted them with rousing cheers, high-fives and handmade signs of congratulations, and Pomp and Circumstance. Many elementary and middle school students were […]

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Spanish students earn gold, silver and bronze

Spanish students earn gold, silver and bronze

| June 5, 2019

Solanco students have excelled on the 2019 National Spanish Exam, as their strong performances resulted in two gold medals, eight silver medals, 11 bronze, and 41 honorable mentions! In the photo, gold medal recipients Andrew Craig finished in the 96th percentile while Christopher Natale was in the 95th percentile. “Attaining a medal or honorable mention […]

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Solanco’s summer sports camps

Solanco’s summer sports camps

| May 31, 2019

The following links provide information and registration forms for Solanco summer sports camps: 2019 Youth Football Camp Flier Solanco BIG Sisters Field Hockey Camp 2019 2019 Youth Girls Summer Basketball Camp Registration Form 2019 Boys and Girls Soccer Camp Brochure Rubicon Intro to Wrestling Camp form 2019 Rubicon Camp Forms 2019

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Celebration of student talent at Extensions Night

Celebration of student talent at Extensions Night

| May 30, 2019

Solanco students’ incredible ingenuity, problem-solving and creativity skills were displayed at Extensions Night at the high school. Talented and hard-working elementary, middle and high school students demonstrated their best work and discussed their fascinating projects with parents, students, teachers and community members. Ryan Humphries, Solanco Teacher of the Gifted, said students are required to  “speak about their […]

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Heavy lifting at the high school

Heavy lifting at the high school

| May 28, 2019

Boys and girls in the sports performance physical education elective at the high school have demonstrated tremendous gains in strength and stamina. Physical education teacher Anthony Cox said their hard work and accomplishments have made them stronger, healthier and more competitive in sports. “Through their efforts in the elective, many of our student-athletes have put […]

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