Archive for August, 2017

September is “Attendance Awareness Month” in Solanco

September is “Attendance Awareness Month” in Solanco

| August 31, 2017

Consistent, sustained attendance is critically important to the success of children in school. In fact, research shows that by 9th grade, attendance is a better predictor of a student’s likelihood to graduate than their previous years test scores! September is Attendance Awareness Month in the Solanco School District. Improving and maintaining good attendance among all […]

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Twitter and Solanco’s other social media

Twitter and Solanco’s other social media

| August 31, 2017

@SolancoSchlDist – Follow Solanco on Twitter for messages from principals and teachers, and also interesting information and photos about student activities and accomplishments, and events in all seven Solanco schools. Following are other social media that Solanco uses to quickly and clearly communicate with parents, students, staff and our entire community: Facebook: “Like” the Solanco […]

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Three inducted into Distinguished Teacher program

Three inducted into Distinguished Teacher program

| August 22, 2017

Three outstanding teachers in the Solanco School District – Stephanie Wood, Caley Roark and Leslie McRobbie - have been inducted into the district’s special Distinguished Teacher program. Distinguished Teachers is a prestigious award that honors teachers’ instructional excellence, extraordinary success working with students, and professional leadership. Wood, Roark and McRobbie officially received their Distinguished Teacher awards at the […]

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New teachers in the Solanco School District

New teachers in the Solanco School District

| August 22, 2017

Twenty new teachers, two new librarians, and a new counselor, school nurse, psychologist and speech therapist will greet students when they return to school in Solanco on Monday (August 28). High school and middle schools: First row in the above photo – Lindsey Barker is a new art teacher at Smith Middle School. She is a […]

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Smith Middle School construction project

Smith Middle School construction project

| August 11, 2017

After nearly a decade of planning and preparation, the Smith Middle School construction project is underway! What is the project? The Smith project has three components: 1. Improve safety features The first component is designed to improve safety in the building, with a renovated entrance and office area designed to improve security features. Visitors will have […]

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High school and middle school shuttle bus information

High school and middle school shuttle bus information

| August 9, 2017

The Solanco Transportation Department has released important shuttle bus information. The information pertains to high school students who at the end of the school day will board a shuttle bus which will take them to either Smith or Swift middle school where they will exit the shuttle bus and board the bus that will take them […]

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