Archive for September, 2019

High honors for Brandon Daniel-Morales

High honors for Brandon Daniel-Morales

| September 30, 2019

Solanco High School senior Brandon Daniel-Morales has earned prestigious recognition for his remarkable academic achievements. The National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) has honored Brandon as one of the top scholars in the United States. Out of the 400,000 students nationwide who take the PSAT, Brandon has scored among the top 1-percent of students taking the PSAT. The […]

Continue Reading

FFA has birdhouses available by donation

| September 25, 2019

Solanco FFA is making available bird feeders to raise funds that will help pay for trips by FFA students. “We have small bird feeders for both hummingbirds and songbirds, as well as larger feeders that hold four pounds and are reported to be ‘squirrel proof.’” Solanco FFA Advisor Kelly Lichtley said the bird feeders were provided […]

Continue Reading

Support the Solanco Marching Band in October 26 showcase

Support the Solanco Marching Band in October 26 showcase

| September 19, 2019

Under the direction of Scott Weyman, the Solanco Marching Band will join the finest high school bands in Lancaster and Lebanon counties, and the Millersville University, to provide an exciting musical extravaganza at J.P. McCaskey High School on October 26. All students and all Solanco community members are invited to enjoy these entertaining performances. Saturday […]

Continue Reading

Hall of Fame inductions at Saturday’s football game

Hall of Fame inductions at Saturday’s football game

| September 18, 2019

Six former star athletes and coaches – Bob Hurley, Rob Harris, Thomas Haines, Gillian Glackin, John Little, the late D. Willard Charles – will be inducted into the Solanco Athletic Hall of Fame in honor of their exceptional work ethic, talent and outstanding success in track, football, wrestling and basketball. They will be officially inducted during the […]

Continue Reading

High school students accept “Rachel’s Challenge” of kindness and compassion

High school students accept “Rachel’s Challenge” of kindness and compassion

| September 18, 2019

For the second year in a row, Solanco High School students are accepting Rachel’s Challenge: 1.  Look for the Best in Others 2.  Dream Big 3.  Choose Positive Influences 4.  Speak with Kindness 5.  Start Your Own Chain Reaction of Kindness and Compassion. High school students demonstrate their commitment to Rachel’s Challenge of kindness and […]

Continue Reading

Brandon Daniel-Morales earns prestigious scholarship

Brandon Daniel-Morales earns prestigious scholarship

| September 17, 2019

Solanco High School senior Brandon Daniel-Morales (left) is the recipient of a Lenfest Scholarship. Brandon invited Solanco High School English teacher Leslie McRobbie (right) to accompany him to the scholarship presentation at the Convention Center in Lancaster. Lenfest is a $12,000 annual scholarship renewable for four years. Brandon is interested in attending Swarthmore College and plans to […]

Continue Reading

National Honor Society inductees

| September 13, 2019

Twenty outstanding Solanco High School students have been inducted into the National Honor Society. NHS advisor Lisa Schell said membership is both an honor and a commitment, as students must meet and maintain guidelines pertaining to scholarship (3.5 or higher GPA), character, service in the community, and leadership. Congratulations to the following 2019 NHS inductees: […]

Continue Reading

Purchasing a shopping bag at GIANT supports Solanco students

Purchasing a shopping bag at GIANT supports Solanco students

| September 9, 2019

In September, shoppers at GIANT in Quarryville who purchase a GIANT reusable shopping bag will be providing valuable financial support for Solanco students and teachers. GIANT has selected the Solanco Education Foundation (SEF) as the  beneficiary of the GIANT Bags 4 My Cause Program for the month of September. SEF will receive a $1 donation every time a […]

Continue Reading