Archive for April, 2019

Students demonstrate creativity and talent in impromptu challenge

Students demonstrate creativity and talent in impromptu challenge

| April 30, 2019

Solanco High School students on the WSLC team traveled to Millersville University where they did a great job responding to a unique challenge on National Broadcast Day. Technology education lead teacher Tony Mendez said students were given a topic, “Save the Planet,” and had only three hours to develop an idea, and film, edit and produce a public service announcement […]

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Strong showing by Solanco students in Reading Olympics

Strong showing by Solanco students in Reading Olympics

| April 30, 2019

A Solanco High School team finished tied for second in the Reading Olympics at IU13 in Lancaster which featured teams from high schools in Lancaster and Lebanon counties. In the photo are team members Mariya Shulhina, Cheyanne Cutler, Hannah Cutler and Kim Beacham. Also on the team are Bethany Tipton and Chris Natale. “The kids […]

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Enjoyable summertime learning with new Solanco Reads! program

Enjoyable summertime learning with new Solanco Reads! program

| April 29, 2019

Award-winning Solanco High School artist Matthew Mentz has created beautiful artwork that is featured on t-shirts and book bags to promote Solanco Reads! At its annual parent workshop in April, the Title 1 Reading Department introduced the elementary Solanco Reads! Program. “This is an exciting new program they hope to continue every summer for kindergarten […]

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Special recognition for outstanding middle school students

Special recognition for outstanding middle school students

| April 29, 2019

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

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Statement regarding school sports physician

| April 26, 2019

The Solanco School District learned from  media reports that Dr. William Vollmar was charged by the police with indecent assault of an adult. While Solanco did not appoint Dr. Vollmar, other medical providers who contract with the district subcontracted with him.  In that role, Dr. Vollmar performed medical services for the district, including team doctor […]

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Smith Beach Party

| April 25, 2019

The Smith Middle School 4th annual Beach Party will be 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, May 3. All parents and students are invited to join the fun. The party will feature information and displays of interest to families, Smith learning support teacher Sara Parrish said. “They include summer reading book information, transition information, tips for […]

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2020 Post Prom planning meeting on Tuesday (April 30)

| April 24, 2019

Parents of students who will be high school seniors in the upcoming 2019-2020 school year are invited to the first informational meeting about the 2020 Post Prom. The meeting will be Tuesday, April 30 at 6 p.m. in the Large Group Instruction (LGI) room at the high school. Parents who attend the meeting will learn […]

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Solanco summer sports camps

Solanco summer sports camps

| April 23, 2019

Information and registration forms for Solanco summer sports camps have been posted on the Solanco website – http://www.solanco.k12.pa.us/?page_id=36387  

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