Archive for September, 2016

Smith student’s fight drug abuse

Smith student’s fight drug abuse

| September 29, 2016

At the request of teacher Alexandria DeCicco and Smith Middle School students, Quarryville Mayor John Chase on Monday (Oct. 3)¬†will sign a proclamation calling on members of our community to commit temselves to drug-free lifestyles. Drug and alcohol abuse is an epidemic locally and throughout the United States, and the proclamation is one of the […]

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Fall play – Death of a Salesman

| September 29, 2016

Solanco students will provide entertaining performances of Arthur Miller’s classic, Death of a Salesman, on November 16, 17, 18 and 19. Free senior citizen performance: On November 16, all senior citizens are invited to a free performance which will begin at 9 a.m. in the high school auditorium. While there is no charge, senior citizens […]

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Community conversation about heroin abuse on October 13

Community conversation about heroin abuse on October 13

| September 29, 2016

Solanco community members are invited to an important public meeting about heroin abuse on Thursday, October 13 at 7 p.m. at Quarryville Elementary School. The meeting will be held by the Lancaster County Anti-Heroin Task Force, which says “Drug overdose deaths in the county have more than tripled in the past four years, in large […]

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Technology workshop for Smith parents

Technology workshop for Smith parents

| September 23, 2016

Smith Middle School parents can become much more familiar with the technology learning opportunities their children use in school. On Tuesday, October 25, George A. Smith Middle School will host a Middle School Technology Workshop beginning at 6 p.m., and all Smith parents are invited. Some of the educational resources to be covered include Discovery […]

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Solanco’s Facebook page

| September 23, 2016

The Solanco School District has a Facebook page. Parents, students and all community members are encouraged to view Solanco’s Facebook page. “Like” Solanco’s page to receive news and updates from the school district and Solanco’s schools.

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Swappe Shoppe at the high school

Swappe Shoppe at the high school

| September 23, 2016

The grand opening of the Solanco High School Swappe Shoppe – a free clothing resource for all Solanco students and their families – will be held Thursday, Sept. 29 during advisory. In the photo, students in the high school life skills class have been hard at work washing, drying, sorting, and hanging donations that now […]

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Solanco ag students excel in big shows

Solanco ag students excel in big shows

| September 19, 2016

Competing in the Eastern States Exhibition, or the “Big E” as its commonly called, Solanco High School student Katelyn Teaman earned 1st place in Dairy Handlers/Showmanship! Solanco agriculture teacher Kelly Lichtley said Katelyn “had three dairy cows and walked/showed them in 12 different arenas for the FFA, 4H and collegiate judging events. She was the […]

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Solanco’s 2016 homecoming court

Solanco’s 2016 homecoming court

| September 19, 2016

Ten young women and 10 young men from the junior class at the high school have been chosen for the Solanco 2016 Homecoming Court. In this photo are the candidates for homecoming queen: Front row: Katlyn Dobinson, Victoria Delp, Sydney Hassler, Autumn Aukamp, Alexxa Barr. Back row: Joanna Smith, Jenna Coleman, Emily Hastings, Abigail Stull, […]

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