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Local youngsters invited to Halloween Hallways Oct. 25

| October 4, 2018

Halloween Hallways at the high school is enjoyed by hundreds of excited young children and their parents each year. The incredibly popular community activity will be held at the high school Thursday, October 25 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Solanco High School students will provide local youngsters with safe and educational trick-or-treating. Children will enjoy the […]

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Participants sought for STEAM Night on November 12

| October 3, 2018
Participants sought for STEAM Night on November 12

Last year’s STEAM Night at Solanco High School was an incredibly informative, interesting and well-attended event, and local businesses and organizations interested in participating in the 2018 STEAM Night on November 12 are asked to email high school teacher Stacy Shelton. STEAM Night features exciting hands-on activities involving Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM). […]

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Display and sales spaces available in Smith Middle School Holiday Mall

| October 3, 2018

Community members are invited to rent tables and/or display space and participate in the 2nd Annual Smith Holiday Mall. The Holiday Mall, a craft/vendor show and yard sale, will be Saturday, December 1, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at George A. Smith Middle School, 645 Kirkwood Pike in Quarryville. Craft/vendor booth space is $25 for […]

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Distinguished achievement by six members of the Class of 2018

| October 2, 2018
Distinguished achievement by six members of the Class of 2018

Six 2018 Solanco graduates have earned prestigious Advanced Placement (AP) Capstone diplomas. The talented and hard-working students are Paige Crawford, Will Lehman, Abigail Nelson, Sophie Plechner, Tim Schmitt and Christian Stead. “AP Capstone is a diploma program from the College Board, and it’s based on two yearlong AP courses: AP Seminar and AP Research,” Solanco […]

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Solanco Students of the Month

| October 2, 2018
Solanco Students of the Month

Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss and the school board have honored the Solanco Students of the Month for September. Very front:  Giselle Espinoza-Saldana (2nd grade, Bart-Colerain Elementary). Middle row:  Isabella Carey (5th, Quarryville), Nash Welch (5th, Clermont), Isaac Esh (5th, Providence). Back row:  Morganne Crawford (8th, Smith Middle School), Andrew Stocker (12th, high school), Stella Woy […]

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Homecoming queen and king

| October 1, 2018
Homecoming queen and king

Congratulations to Alana Yoder and Spencer Burrell, Solanco’s 2018 Homecoming Queen and King. Alana was announced as queen prior to Friday night’s football game. Spencer was crowned as king during the homecoming dance Saturday at Solanco High School.

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Providence students peer into history

| September 28, 2018
Providence students peer into history

Fifth grade students at Providence Elementary enjoyed a fascinating look at American history, without ever leaving their classroom. Teacher Lindsey Orr said using Google Expedition Googles, she led students on a virtual visit to famous American landmarks, including Independence Hall in Philadelphia, President George Washington’s home at Mount Vernon, the National Archives in Washington D.C., […]

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Solanco student honored for academic achievement and service to others

| September 18, 2018
Solanco student honored for academic achievement and service to others

Solanco senior Angel Daniel-Morales (right in photo) has earned a prestigious Lenfest Scholarship. The scholarship will provide Angel with up to $12,000 per year for four years at an accredited U.S. college or university. In addition, he will receive counseling and support as he prepares for college. Angel is one of only 32 students selected as […]

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