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Sports broadcasts on Solanco YouTube

| December 10, 2018
Sports broadcasts on Solanco YouTube

Boys and girls basketball games and wrestling will be broadcast on Solanco YouTube. Here is the upcoming schedule: Tuesday, December 18: Varsity wrestling vs. Penn Manor, 7 p.m. Wednesday, December 19: Varsity boys basketball, vs. Elco, 7:30 p.m. Friday, December 21: Varsity girls basketball, vs. Northern Lebanon, 7:30 p.m. Enjoy all of the exciting sports action on Solanco YouTube. […]

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Enjoy the Christmas spirit at high school holiday concert Dec. 20

| December 5, 2018
Enjoy the Christmas spirit at high school holiday concert Dec. 20

Our entire community is invited – admission is free – to the Solanco High School Holiday Concert on Thursday (December 20) at 7:30 p.m. at the high school. “Chorally, we will have two choirs - chorale with 31 members and chorus with 65 members – and selections will range from fun holiday songs like Run Run […]

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School board reorganization

| December 4, 2018
School board reorganization

During its annual reorganization meeting on December 3, the Solanco School Board unanimously re-elected Steve Risk as board  president. This will be Risk’s fourth one-year term as president. Paul Plechner was reelected as vice president. Justin Kreider is the school board treasurer. In the photo is the 2018-2019 Solanco School Board. Front row: Monica Miller (board secretary), […]

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Students of the Month

| December 4, 2018
Students of the Month

Solanco’s Students of the Month have been honored for arriving to school each day prepared to learn, their willingness to include and support others, their positive attitude about school, and their strong work ethic. Front row: Holly Grube (7th grade, Smith Middle School), Brianna Null (4th, Providence), Abigail Kent (5th, Bart-Colerain), and Lily Gavin (5th, […]

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Girls basketball toy drive – free admission for a toy donation

| December 3, 2018

The Solanco and Donegal girls basketball teams, opponents on the court, will team up in support of an important cause. On Friday, December 14, any fan who brings a new, unwrapped toy to  the Solanco – Donegal girls jr. high, JV and/or varsity basketball games will receive free admission to the game(s). The toys will be donated […]

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Swift students receive special recognition

| December 3, 2018
Swift students receive special recognition

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

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Noelle Schneider is Miss Solanco

| November 27, 2018
Noelle Schneider is Miss Solanco

Noelle Schneider wears the crown as Miss Solanco 2019. The Miss Solanco Pageant was held Saturday (Nov. 24) in the Solanco auditorium. The theme was “Hollywood.” Congratulations to all of the talented and hard-working Miss Solanco contestants, left to right in the photo below: Skyla Townsley, Alta Brandenberger, Kelly Foose, Noelle Schneider, Jessica Richardson, Victoria Phillips. For more […]

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Swift students in video contest touting local job opportunities

| November 21, 2018
Swift students in video contest touting local job opportunities

Swift Middle School students record the iron furnace at the Buck Company pouring melted iron. Swift Middle School students are creating an engaging video that promotes the job opportunities in southern Lancaster County. “The video will be submitted to a competition in early February,” Swift teacher Derrick Kreider said. “In the near future, the Solanco community […]

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