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Solanco focusing on student safety with “Operation Safe Stop”

Solanco focusing on student safety with “Operation Safe Stop”

| October 18, 2019

The Solanco Transportation Department will participate in an important educational and enforcement program that helps keep students safe as they get on and off school buses. Operation Safe Stop features school transportation officials, PennDOT, and police working together to increase awareness among motorists about both the danger to students and the significant legal consequences involved […]

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Young children and parents invited to safe, entertaining trick-or-treating at the high school

Young children and parents invited to safe, entertaining trick-or-treating at the high school

| October 18, 2019

Halloween Hallways at the high school is enjoyed by hundreds of excited young children and their parents each year. The incredibly popular community activity will be held Thursday, October 24 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Solanco High School students will provide local youngsters with safe and educational trick-or-treating. Children will enjoy the hallways and rooms that have been decorated by high […]

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This year’s fall play: Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

| October 15, 2019

Tom Stoppard’s Tony Award-winning play, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, is coming to the Solanco stage. The New York Times called the play “very funny, very brilliant, very chilling.” Solanco High School students will provide entertaining performances at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, November 21, 22 and 23. Tickets are $7 for adults […]

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Solanco warehouse sale on Saturday

| October 14, 2019

A warehouse sale will be held Saturday (Oct. 19) during which surplus/obsolete equipment will be available for purchase. Saturday’s sale will be 8 a.m. to 12 noon at the Solanco School District warehouse at 44 East 4th Street in Quarryville. Everyone is invited. Click the following link for a list of available items – surplus and obsolete equipment sale list […]

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Students of the Month

Students of the Month

| October 8, 2019

Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss and the Solanco School Board have honored the Students of the Month. Front row: Grant McElroy (3rd grade, Providence Elementary), Delaney Palmer (5th, Quarryville Elementary), Lillie Jamison (5th, Bart-Colerain Elementary). Back row: Charlie Cooney (4th, Clermont Elementary), Brandon Daniel-Morales (12th, high school), Pryscylla Garvey-Rutledge (8th, Swift Middle School), Cody Rose (8th, […]

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Solanco Education Foundation awards teacher grants to fund educational programs

Solanco Education Foundation awards teacher grants to fund educational programs

| October 8, 2019

The Solanco Education Foundation (SEF) has awarded 11 Academic Venture Grants totaling $5,500 to teachers that will enable them to provide new educational programs and tools for students in Solanco schools. Front row: Jessica Ryan, Rich Miller, Susan Zunino, Denise Deaven. Back row: Lisa Tome, Alexandria DeCicco, Leah Willis, Jessica Knoll. (Missing from photo: Kay […]

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Solanco’s 2019 Homecoming Court

Solanco’s 2019 Homecoming Court

| October 3, 2019

Ten young women and 10 young men from the junior class at the high school have been chosen for the Solanco 2019 Homecoming Court. In this photo are the candidates for homecoming queen: Front row: Kayden Bedwell Mylee Smith Paige Balliet Lauren Brown Back row: Jenna Brown Nikki Trout Angela Cylc Samantha Jackson Jadan Forren […]

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High honors for Brandon Daniel-Morales

High honors for Brandon Daniel-Morales

| September 30, 2019

Solanco High School senior Brandon Daniel-Morales has earned prestigious recognition for his remarkable academic achievements. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) has honored Brandon as one of the top scholars in the United States. Out of the 400,000 students nationwide who take the PSAT, Brandon has scored among the top 1-percent of students taking the PSAT. The […]

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