Archive for November, 2019

Solanco sports broadcasts on YouTube

Solanco sports broadcasts on YouTube

| November 26, 2019

Exciting Solanco sports action will be broadcast on Solanco YouTube. Following is the wintertime broadcast schedule for varsity boys and girls basketball, and wrestling. On the date and time of the contests you want to watch, click on Solanco YouTube and enjoy the action. Saturday, December 7 – Finals of the Mule Classic Wrestling Tournament […]

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Swift students earn recognition

Swift students earn recognition

| November 25, 2019

Swift Middle School students have been recognized by their teachers and principal for their consistent demonstration of respect, responsibility, honesty and manners. The students were nominated by their teachers and invited to a breakfast in their honor at school with their parents and Solanco Middle School Principal Paul Gladfelter. The Swift Middle School Breakfast Club […]

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Stephanie Balmer in Pennsylvania agricultural education enrichment program

| November 25, 2019

Solanco High School ag teacher Stephanie Balmer has participated in a unique professional development experience known as the Pennsylvania Agricultural Inquiry Institute. “Participating teachers learned about integrating inquiry-based instruction and literacy strategies to cultivate critical thinking in their classes on food, fiber and natural resources,” according to a news release from Penn State University. “This […]

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Talented musicians perform in county chorus

Talented musicians perform in county chorus

| November 25, 2019

Ten Solanco middle school students performed in county chorus on Saturday (Nov. 23) at Lancaster Mennonite High School. The Solanco students are among the top middle school musicians in Lancaster and Lebanon counties who were chosen for the Lancaster Lebanon Music Educators Association (LLMEA) County Orchestra Festival. Front row: Tae Martin (violin), Caitlin Bennethum (violin), Emily Sims (cello), […]

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Solanco honors retiring school board members

Solanco honors retiring school board members

| November 19, 2019

Three Solanco School Board Directors, who have provided Solanco with a combined 60 years of dedicated service, are retiring from the board. Left to right in the photo, Leon Ressler, board president Steve Risk, and former board president Dan Bender participated in their final board meeting on Monday (November 18). Ressler, Risk and Bender each served on […]

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Smith students earn special recognition

Smith students earn special recognition

| November 18, 2019

Based on their consistent demonstration of respect, responsibility, honesty and manners, 12 Smith Middle School students have been honored as the Smith Breakfast Club students for October. The students were nominated by their teachers, and were invited to breakfast at school with their parents and Solanco Middle School Principal Paul Gladfelter. Front row: Nolan Huber, […]

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Michael May signs on with East Stroudsburg University

Michael May signs on with East Stroudsburg University

| November 14, 2019

Following his senior season this spring, Solanco baseball standout Michael May (center) will continue his baseball career at East Stroudsburg University. Accompanied by his parents Michael and Joy May, Michael committed to attend East Stroudsburg and play on the Warrior baseball team. Michael is a strong hitter who has played left field and third base, […]

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Christmas stocking project – contact Solanco about alumni in the military

Christmas stocking project – contact Solanco about alumni in the military

| November 13, 2019

High school students will provide Christmas stockings to Solanco alumni serving the military. The Stockings for Alumni Soldiers project will bring holiday cheer to local young men and women who graduated from Solanco, are currently in the U.S. military, and are unable to be home during the holidays. In the photo, Mackenzie Britigan and Sydney Wolf prepare holiday […]

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