Archive for June, 2018

Distinguished recognition for talented artists Tyler Allen and Olivia Stoltzfus

Distinguished recognition for talented artists Tyler Allen and Olivia Stoltzfus

| June 27, 2018

Solanco High School student Tyler Allen has been awarded a full scholarship to attend the Summer Intensive Pre-College Program for one week at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia. “Tyler will earn college credits within a community of dedicated students,” Solanco High School art teacher Candace Rakers said. ”Tyler was honored with the highest awards […]

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All invited to celebration of student art at Quarryville Library

All invited to celebration of student art at Quarryville Library

| June 27, 2018

The 2018 Solanco District Art Exhibition at the Quarryville Library will feature works in diverse two-dimensional and three-dimensional media produced by students from Bart-Colerain, Clermont, Providence, and Quarryville elementary schools, George A. Smith Middle School, Swift Middle School, and Solanco High School. The exhibition will continue through the month of July. Image: Tyler Allen, Out On A […]

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2017-2018 Report to the Residents

| June 25, 2018

The Solanco School District is pleased to present its 2017-2018 Report to the Residents. This publication features important information on student performance and operating costs. Email questions to Solanco Assistant Superintendent  Dr. Robert Dangler.

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Golf tournament Aug. 17 will support students and teachers

Golf tournament Aug. 17 will support students and teachers

| June 25, 2018

Local golfers are invited to tee it up in support of Solanco students and teachers during a tournament on Friday, August 17 at Tanglewood Manor Golf Club in Quarryville. The Solanco Education Foundation will use proceeds to fund $1,000 college scholarships to graduating seniors, academic venture grants which enable teachers to implement innovative educational programs […]

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Students step it up in shuttle run

Students step it up in shuttle run

| June 22, 2018

High school fitness teacher Michele Lovell is proud of the considerable efforts that enabled students to improve in the 20 meter-10 minute shuttle run. Students worked to increase their number of lengths each time they ran and some hard-working students ran 100 lengths or better during the school year (80 lengths equal 1 mile). Front row: […]

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Commercial students help create is a winner – see it on YouTube

Commercial students help create is a winner – see it on YouTube

| June 12, 2018

A commercial that high school students help direct and produce has earned first place recognition out of 116 entries. The BIC pen commercial was filmed and edited by Disciple Media with student assistance, and as the contest winner it will be broadcast nationally on several social media sites. “All the talent used in the commercial […]

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Solanco High School wins paint grant from G.R. Mitchell and True Value

Solanco High School wins paint grant from G.R. Mitchell and True Value

| June 12, 2018

Student Olivia Stoltzfus, G.R. Mitchell manager Joey Bledsoe and owner Tom Keller, high school counselor Kelly Shumaker, and student Tyler Allen. New murals that will bring additional color and creativity to the library and other educational spaces will be painted with paint that Solanco High School will receive via a grant.  GR Mitchell in Willow […]

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Four from Solanco vie for Miss Pennsylvania crown

| June 12, 2018

Four intelligent, energetic and hard-working young ladies from Solanco have earned the opportunity to compete in the Miss Pennsylvania Scholarship Pageant June 23 in Pittsburgh. They are Marissa Witmer, Miss Lancaster County and Solanco Class of 2017; Kayla Schneider, Miss Keystone and Solanco Class of 2016; Tiffany Shrom, Miss Hershey and Solanco Class of 2016, […]

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