Archive for May, 2018

Solanco’s newest “Distinguished Teachers”

Solanco’s newest “Distinguished Teachers”

| May 31, 2018

Two outstanding Solanco High School teachers – John Girvin and Chris Rachor – have been selected for induction into the district’s ”Distinguished Teachers” program, prestigious recognition that honors teachers’ instructional excellence, extraordinary success working with students, and professional leadership. Girvin and Rachor will officially be inducted into the Distinguished Teacher program at the Solanco School Board meeting on Monday, August 20. John Girvin […]

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Limited access and availability of fields due to school construction

| May 31, 2018

Community members and organizations requesting to use athletic fields and parking areas at Smith Middle, Swift Middle and Clermont Elementary Schools during the months of June through October 2018, will have limited availability and accessibility due to construction projects at these campuses. Smith Middle School:  The fields behind and to the right of the school […]

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Swift students earn special recognition

Swift students earn special recognition

| May 29, 2018

Each month, in support of character education, a select group of scholars is invited to a breakfast with their parents and Swift Middle School Principal Paul Gladfelter.  Teachers nominate scholars for the Breakfast Club in recognition of their display of good character.  Unlike the honor roll, which is based solely on academic performance, the Breakfast […]

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Solanco’s Work Immersion graduates

Solanco’s Work Immersion graduates

| May 29, 2018

Congratulations to two Solanco students who have graduated from Work Immersion programs at Intermediate Unit 13 (IU13) in Lancaster. Courtney Todd attended Lancaster General Hospital Work Immersion Program for her final year of school.  She was able to work in several different departments and was offered employment at the hospital in April.  Courtney is very proud of […]

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Student officers for the Solanco Class of 2018

Student officers for the Solanco Class of 2018

| May 29, 2018

Congratulations to the Senior Class Student Senate for the outstanding leadership and guidance they have provided students in the Solanco Class of 2018! Left to right in the photo: Alex Hindman, class representative. Will attend Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology and will be a student in the welding and metal fabrication program. Olivia Fisher, class […]

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Heavy lifting at the high school

Heavy lifting at the high school

| May 29, 2018

The Sports Performance physical education elective at Solanco High School is benefiting our hard-working and dedicated student-athletes.  Students across six sections of boys classes and girls classes participated in the daily elective this school year.  Teacher Anthony Cox said the students recently participated in the annual Lift-a-Thon event, which tests their strength and power in various weight-lifting exercises.  Numerous students established […]

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Solanco’s 2018 valedictorian and saluatorian

Solanco’s 2018 valedictorian and saluatorian

| May 24, 2018

Congratulations to class valedictorian Sophie Plechner, the top student in the Solanco Class of 2018! Solanco High School Principal Stephanie Lininger made the announcement during Senior Awards Night Wednesday at Solanco High School. The class salutatorian is Abigail Nelson. Sophie and Abigail will address their classmates during graduation ceremonies at the Solanco High School football field at 7 […]

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Academic Excellence Awards

Academic Excellence Awards

| May 24, 2018

Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss, Assistant Superintendent Dr. Robert Dangler, and school board members Dan Bender, Craig Chubb and Paul Plechner presented Academic Excellence Awards to the outstanding students in the photo. Front row: Sophie Plechner, Lydia Fetterman, Harleigh Church, Abigail Nelson, Meredith Underwood, Alexis Jackson, Audrey Crandall. Back row: Timothy Schmitt, Christian Stead, Jacob Zook, Aaron […]

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