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Solanco School Board meeting Monday (April 6)

| April 2, 2020

The Solanco School Board meeting on Monday, April 6, will be held remotely because of the coronavirus pandemic. The meeting can be viewed via YouTube. Click this YouTube link at 7:30 p.m.on Monday to observe the Solanco School Board meeting. Take care.  

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Three new school board directors sworn in

Three new school board directors sworn in

| December 2, 2019

Three new members officially joined the Solanco School Board at the board meeting on Monday, December 2. They are Lee Kauffman, Jane Ausel and Byron Graybeal. They were elected to the board in November. Lee Kauffman and his wife have five children. Three are Solanco High School graduates, one is a student at the high school, […]

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Solanco honors retiring school board members

Solanco honors retiring school board members

| November 19, 2019

Three Solanco School Board Directors, who have provided Solanco with a combined 60 years of dedicated service, are retiring from the board. Left to right in the photo, Leon Ressler, board president Steve Risk, and former board president Dan Bender participated in their final board meeting on Monday (November 18). Ressler, Risk and Bender each served on […]

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Students of the Month

Students of the Month

| November 5, 2019

Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss and the Solanco School Board have honored the Students of the Month. Front row: Makayla Sellers (3rd grade, Quarryville Elementary), Lilianna Barajas (kindergarten, Bart-Colerain), Vontie Collins (3rd, Providence). Back row: Uriel Roblero Gonzalez (8th, Smith Middle School), Josie Janssen (8th, Swift Middle School), George Sensenig (12th, high school), Bryce Martin (5th, […]

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Carole Clancy joining PDE, Chris Keeler is Solanco’s new Director of Special Education

Carole Clancy joining PDE, Chris Keeler is Solanco’s new Director of Special Education

| June 4, 2019

Carole Clancy and Chris Keeler. Solanco Director of Pupil Services Carole L. Clancy has earned a distinguished invitation to serve in the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE). Clancy’s exemplary leadership in special education has resulted in her appointment as Director of the Special Education Bureau for PDE. Her resignation from Solanco is effective July 22. […]

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Solanco’s 2019-2020 budget development process

| April 18, 2019

The Solanco School Board has approved a proposed final budget for the 2019-2020 school year. The Solanco School District will receive public comment on the proposed budget between now and the Monday, June 3 school board meeting, when the budget is expected to be presented for final adoption. The proposed $61.194-million budget contains a property tax […]

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High school students advance to states in PA Governor’s STEM Challenge

High school students advance to states in PA Governor’s STEM Challenge

| March 19, 2019

For the second year in a row, the Solanco High School STEM team has won the Pennsylvania Governor’s STEM Challenge, and on Monday team members demonstrated their innovative and winning STEM project to Solanco School Board Directors and district administrators. (STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.) The Governor’s challenge to students was to solve a problem using STEM. Talented […]

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Students of the Month

Students of the Month

| February 5, 2019

The Solanco School Board has honored the Students of the Month for January. Front row: Jameson Humphreys (2nd grade, Bart-Colerain Elementary), Maci Herr (3rd, Clermont), Mark Murray (vest and tie, 4th, Quarryville). Back row: Allana Brown (8th, Swift Middle School), Sophia Spero (12th, high school), Wyatt Grove (3rd, Quarryville), Tyler Ibach (5th, Providence). (Not in […]

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