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Parent training on March 19: Understanding trauma, and supporting children impacted by trauma

| February 25, 2020

Experiencing trauma may have a significant impact on how a child functions, communicates and performs in school. The Solanco School District is offering important training that will help parents better understand trauma and enable them to more effectively provide support for their child or children impacted by trauma. The free, two-hour training session is open to […]

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Swift students’ video wins marketing award

Swift students’ video wins marketing award

| February 20, 2020

For the second year in a row, the Video Team from Swift Middle School has won the Outstanding Marketing Award at the What’s So Cool About Manufacturing? awards ceremony.  Holly Melot, Ella Hauer and Olivia Musser are shown with their trophy. ”After four months of planning, filming and editing, their video about a local manufacturer was submitted […]

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Julia Gavin earns selection to regional chorus on Feb. 29

Julia Gavin earns selection to regional chorus on Feb. 29

| February 19, 2020

Photo: Solanco High School Vocal Music Teacher Erin Biles, and Julia Gavin. Solanco sophomore Julia Gavin will sing in the PMEA Region V Chorus Festival Concert on Saturday, February 29. (PMEA stands for Pennsylvania Music Educators Association.) The concert at Eastern York High School on February 29 will begin at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $8 […]

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Special education parent training – March 19

| February 18, 2020

The Solanco School District is offering special education training for parents at Solanco High School from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 19. The  sessions will provide parents with important information and training that will enable them to better support their children and help them attain increased success in school. The sessions include Trauma-Informed Care, Verbal […]

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Strong corporate support for education in Solanco

Strong corporate support for education in Solanco

| February 4, 2020

Phil Smith from Fulton Bank, Tammie Lowry with UGI, and Jake Menapace from Eschbach Bus Service have been honored by the Solanco Education Foundation for their generous financial donations in support of important educational programs in the Solanco School District. Fulton Bank, UGI and Eschbach Bus Service make annual donations to the Solanco Education Foundation (SEF) through the […]

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Tickets now on sale for spring musical – Footloose

Tickets now on sale for spring musical – Footloose

| February 3, 2020

Student actors and actresses will provide energetic and entertaining performances of this year’s spring musical, Footloose. Tickets are on sale for shows on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, March 5, 6 and 7. Tickets can be purchased in advanced by calling 866-967-8167, or online at https://www.showtix4u.com/event-details/36883. Tickets in advanced are $11 for adults and $9 (plus a […]

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Quarryville student receives prestigious community service award

Quarryville student receives prestigious community service award

| January 31, 2020

Quarryville Elementary student Tori Constantino (photo) has been awarded the Jefferson Award for Outstanding Community Service, and Tori, her mother Amber, and their compassion for others will be featured in a news story on CBS TV-21 next week. The broadcasts are scheduled for 6 and 11 p.m. on Wednesday (Feb. 5) on CBS 21. “Tori and I […]

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Healthy Relationships Week at Solanco High School – Feb. 10-14

Healthy Relationships Week at Solanco High School – Feb. 10-14

| January 24, 2020

Healthy Relationships Week is organized by students in the Ophelia Club at the high school, including Emily Stalfire, Christina Cylc, and Jessica Mendenhall. February 10-14 will be Healthy Relationships Week at Solanco High School, an effort to promote relationships that are safe and supportive.  That includes student relationships among boyfriends/girlfriends, friends, and family members. Solanco High […]

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