Archive for November, 2017

Hannah Myer commits to Widener

Hannah Myer commits to Widener

| November 22, 2017

Solanco field hockey player Hannah Myer has signed a letter of commitment to attend and play for Widener University, where she will study nursing. She made her commitment while surrounded by proud parents Shelly and Tony Myer.

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Generous community support benefits our students and teachers

Generous community support benefits our students and teachers

| November 22, 2017

The Solanco Education Foundation is deeply grateful for the generous donations received during last Friday’s Extraordinary Give. Parents, alumni, business owners, current and former teachers and other caring members of our community donated more than $5,000 to the Solanco Education Foundation! The donations  will help fund the Foundation’s student scholarships, teacher venture grants, and special initiatives […]

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Solanco students in Nutcracker Ballet

Solanco students in Nutcracker Ballet

| November 22, 2017

Solanco ballet students are participating in the Christmas Classic of Viktor Yeliohin’s 25th Anniversary performance of the Nutcracker Ballet in Lancaster alongside the Donetsk Ballet Company of Ukraine. Sophie Plechner has been selected to portray Fritz and Anna Kreider will be dancing the part of Clara! Front row: AvaMarie Martin, Ari Martin. Middle row: Claire Graybeal, Grace Pursel, […]

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Smith Holiday Mall on December 2

Smith Holiday Mall on December 2

| November 21, 2017

All community members are invited to a Holiday Mall on Saturday, December 2 that will provide Christmas shopping opportunities while supporting the Smith Middle School PTO. The mall will feature vendors selling crafts and yard sale items, and food will be available. There will be gift wrapping by donation, and admission is free. The Holiday Mall […]

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Swift and Smith students honored by Principal Gladfelter

Swift and Smith students honored by Principal Gladfelter

| November 20, 2017

Each month, in support of character education, a select group of students at Swift and at Smith middle schools is invited to a breakfast with their parents and middle school principal Paul Gladfelter.  Teachers at both schools nominate their students for the Breakfast Club in recognition of their display of good character.  Unlike the honor roll, […]

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Solanco students will perform at Christmas tree lighting – all invited on Friday

| November 17, 2017

Solanco instrumentalists and vocalists, and a special appearance by Santa and Mrs. Claus, will make it look and sound a lot like Christmas during the annual Christmas Tree Lighting on Friday, December 1 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Towns Edge Shopping Center in Quarryville.  All community members are invited to enjoy the ceremony hosted […]

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Solanco sports stars sign on to play in college

Solanco sports stars sign on to play in college

| November 13, 2017

All-star Solanco wrestler Ben Root has signed a letter of intent to attend and wrestle for American University. American University is in Washington, D.C. and a member of the Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association (EIWA). Ben signed his letter of intent in the Solanco High School auditorium as his parents, Kim and Barry Root, along with Solanco […]

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Smith and Swift students in orchestra festival

Smith and Swift students in orchestra festival

| November 13, 2017

  Congratulations to these talented Solanco middle school instrumentalists who were selected for the LLMEA County Orchestra Festival which was held at Palmyra High School on Saturday, November 11. (LLMEA stands for Lancaster-Lebanon Music Educator’s Association.) The students are Robi Perez (Swift, cello), Aden Jackson (Smith, violin), Maddie Mosley (Smith, violin), Eric Reinhardt (Swift, violin), Acacia Kreider (red shirt, Swift, […]

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