Archive for February, 2019

Sports physical forms

Sports physical forms

| February 27, 2019

Full Sports Physical Forms – English Full Sports Physical Forms Spanish version_

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Hands-on STEM experiment at Quarryville

Hands-on STEM experiment at Quarryville

| February 27, 2019

Solanco High School students visited Quarryville Elementary where they buddied-up with 4th graders to help them conduct an interesting and interactive STEM experiment (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). “The kids learned about ground water infiltration, and how other countries don’t always have access to clean water,” teacher Lauren Dupler said. “Kids created a STEM  model of ground […]

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Guest speaker delivers important messages to elementary students

Guest speaker delivers important messages to elementary students

| February 26, 2019

A nationally-acclaimed speaker has provided positive, funny, uplifting stories and messages to students in all Solanco elementary schools. As part of Solanco’s elementary anti-bullying campaign, highly-respected speaker Bryan Skavnak is visiting our elementary schools to deliver his message of “Be the Nice Kid.” In the photo, Skavnak enjoys his time with Providence Elementary students. Bryan Skavnak […]

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Middle school students earn special recognition

Middle school students earn special recognition

| February 25, 2019

Each month, in support of character education, a select group of students at both Smith and Swift is invited to a breakfast with their parents and Solanco Middle School Principal Paul Gladfelter. Teachers nominate students for the Breakfast Club in recognition of their consistent demonstration of respect, responsibility, honesty, self-control, courtesy and manners. The Smith […]

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Sadie Kauffman honored in traffic safety contest

Sadie Kauffman honored in traffic safety contest

| February 21, 2019

The creativity and talents of Solanco High School student Sadie Kauffman have won a $500 mini-grant for the high school! Sadie’s entry in the 2018-2019 No Excuses Billboard Contest hosted by the Center for Traffic Safety / State Farm finished as the runner-up and the prize is the $500 mini-grant for the high school to […]

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Mock Trial team members win awards

Mock Trial team members win awards

| February 21, 2019

Solanco’s Mock Trial teams have completed their seasons of competition against other local high schools. They participate in “mock trials” during which students serve as prosecutors and defense teams, and a panel of judges determines which teams were more effective and won, and which students performed particularly well and are deserving of awards. Photo:  Shane Sollenberger, […]

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High school team wins regional STEM competition and advances to states

High school team wins regional STEM competition and advances to states

| February 19, 2019

For the second year in a row, Solanco’s high school STEM team has won the regional tournament in the Pennsylvania Governor’s STEM Competition, and now advances to the state tournament to be held in May. In the photo are team members Jenna Brown, Gabi Dolan, Tim Fetterman, Jack Hertzler and Patrick Hodgson. “Their winning project […]

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Student artwork highlighted in LNP – meet our award-winning artists at Friday’s exhibitions in Lancaster

Student artwork highlighted in LNP – meet our award-winning artists at Friday’s exhibitions in Lancaster

| February 19, 2019

Photo: Front row:  Emma Curtis, Olivia Stoltzfus, Grace Kreider, Chase Charles. Back row:  Mackenzie Roth, Chesley Ledesma, Triniti Erisman, Kara McClune, Tyson Grant, Matthew Mentz. Missing from photo: Tyler Allen. Beautiful artwork by Solanco High School student Olivia Stoltzfus is featured on the cover of this week’s Entertainment Lancaster (EL), published in Thursday’s LNP (Lancaster Newspapers). “An LNP  feature […]

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