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Monday is the FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL

Monday is the FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL

| August 23, 2019

  Welcome back students, teachers and all Solanco staff – the first day of school is Monday! The Solanco School District hopes everyone has had an enjoyable summer, and we’re looking forward to an exciting and successful school year! Following is information that will help everyone prepare for the new school year and to stay […]

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High honor for school counselor Lindsay Capoferri

High honor for school counselor Lindsay Capoferri

| August 20, 2019

Lindsay Capoferri and Dr. Rob Dangler. Solanco High School counselor Lindsay Capoferri has been officially inducted into the district’s ”Distinguished Teachers” program, a prestigious recognition that honors teachers’ instructional excellence, extraordinary success working with students, and professional leadership. At the induction ceremony during the Solanco School Board meeting on August 19, Solanco Assistant Superintendent Dr. Robert Dangler said […]

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SEF golf tournament successfully supports students and teachers

SEF golf tournament successfully supports students and teachers

| August 19, 2019

Congratulations to Rick Blevins, Blake Deibler, Dave Herr and Dave Miller, as they were the winning team in the Solanco Education Foundation (SEF) annual golf tournament on Friday (Aug. 16) at Tanglewood Manor Golf Club. The second place team was Greg Ebersole, Gill Ebersole, Mike Kahler and Jim Kreider. The tournament was an enjoyable and successful […]

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Solanco Marching Band show theme – “Heart”

Solanco Marching Band show theme – “Heart”

| August 14, 2019

The 2019 Solanco High School ‘Black and Gold’ Marching Band will provide entertaining and exciting football field shows and marching band showcases this season. “The show will feature the music of composer Randall Standbridge,” Solanco High School Band Director Scott Weyman said. “The show is entitled Heart and is presented in three movement:  Heartrate, Heartbreak; […]

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6th graders get an early look at their new school

6th graders get an early look at their new school

| August 13, 2019

Photos: Students new to middle school practice using their code to open their lockers. Students going into sixth grade are moving on from their elementary schools and will attend a school new to them this year, either George A. Smith Middle School or Swift Middle School.  Sixth grade orientation is being held this week to prepare students for their first […]

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Schedules for high school students

Schedules for high school students

| August 12, 2019

Schedules for Solanco High School students are now available on Power School for students in grades 10 through 12. Ninth grade students will receive their schedules at 9th grade orientation on Wednesday, August 21 in the high school gymnasium. Parents or students with questions regarding their schedule should visit the Solanco High School webpage on […]

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Tyler Allen is “Emerging Artist” at Red Raven in Lancaster

Tyler Allen is “Emerging Artist” at Red Raven in Lancaster

| August 2, 2019

Image: Reunion, pastel on paper, Tyler Allen “Tyler’s exquisite renderings reflect an exceptionally perceptive insight into his subjects that rivals the work of the best contemporary representational artists,” Solanco High School art teacher Candace Rakers said. Tyler Allen is a 2019 graduate of Solanco High School and has won a long list of awards and scholarships for […]

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FFA students excel in states and advance to “Big E”

FFA students excel in states and advance to “Big E”

| June 19, 2019

Solanco FFA students  put in strong performances at the Pennsylvania Career Development Event (CDE) and Convention and have earned the opportunity to compete at the Eastern States Exposition’s Fair in West Springfield, Massachusetts. Commonly called the Big E, the fair will September 13-29. Impressive second place finishes at the state level were earned by Dairy Handler […]

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