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Homecoming king and queen

| October 21, 2019
Homecoming king and queen

Congratulations to Ryan Smith and Paige Balliet, Solanco’s 2019 homecoming king and queen.             In the photo, standing behind each young lady, are their escorts: They are, left to right, Mylee Smith and Kendell Beiler, Kayden Bedwell and Jared Poole, Angela Cycl and Lucas Boyd, Samantha Jackson and Jordan Rush, […]

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Solanco focusing on student safety with “Operation Safe Stop”

| October 18, 2019
Solanco focusing on student safety with “Operation Safe Stop”

The Solanco Transportation Department will participate in an important educational and enforcement program that helps keep students safe as they get on and off school buses. Operation Safe Stop features school transportation officials, PennDOT, and police working together to increase awareness among motorists about both the danger to students and the significant legal consequences involved […]

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Young children and parents invited to safe, entertaining trick-or-treating at the high school

| October 18, 2019
Young children and parents invited to safe, entertaining trick-or-treating at the high school

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 Thursday, October 24 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 hallways and rooms that have been decorated by high […]

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This year’s fall play: Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

| October 15, 2019
This year’s fall play: Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

Marie Eden (left) as Rosencrantz, and Emily Herr as Guildenstern. Tom Stoppard’s Tony Award-winning play, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, is coming to the Solanco stage. The New York Times called the play “very funny, very brilliant, very chilling.” Solanco High School students will provide entertaining performances at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, […]

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Students of the Month

| October 8, 2019
Students of the Month

Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss and the Solanco School Board have honored the Students of the Month. Front row: Grant McElroy (3rd grade, Providence Elementary), Delaney Palmer (5th, Quarryville Elementary), Lillie Jamison (5th, Bart-Colerain Elementary). Back row: Charlie Cooney (4th, Clermont Elementary), Brandon Daniel-Morales (12th, high school), Pryscylla Garvey-Rutledge (8th, Swift Middle School), Cody Rose (8th, […]

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Solanco Education Foundation awards teacher grants to fund educational programs

| October 8, 2019
Solanco Education Foundation awards teacher grants to fund educational programs

The Solanco Education Foundation (SEF) has awarded 11 Academic Venture Grants totaling $5,500 to teachers that will enable them to provide new educational programs and tools for students in Solanco schools. Front row: Jessica Ryan, Rich Miller, Susan Zunino, Denise Deaven. Back row: Lisa Tome, Alexandria DeCicco, Leah Willis, Jessica Knoll. (Missing from photo: Kay […]

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Property tax payment due October 31

| October 7, 2019

The Solanco School District reminds residents that the deadline for property tax payment (in the base period) is October 31. (Payments made after October 31 will be subject to a penalty.) Solanco residents who have already elected to use the district’s installment plan for paying property taxes must make their second payment by October 31. Taxpayers may not […]

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Solanco’s 2019 Homecoming Court

| October 3, 2019
Solanco’s 2019 Homecoming Court

Ten young women and 10 young men from the junior class at the high school have been chosen for the Solanco 2019 Homecoming Court. In this photo are the candidates for homecoming queen: Front row: Kayden Bedwell Mylee Smith Paige Balliet Lauren Brown Back row: Jenna Brown Nikki Trout Angela Cylc Samantha Jackson Jadan Forren […]

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