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High school team wins regional STEM competition and advances to states

| February 19, 2019
High school team wins regional STEM competition and advances to states

For the second year in a row, Solanco’s high school STEM team has won the regional tournament in the Pennsylvania Governor’s STEM Competition, and now advances to the state tournament to be held in May. In the photo are team members Jenna Brown, Gabi Dolan, Tim Fetterman, Jack Hertzler and Patrick Hodgson. “Their winning project […]

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High honors for Solanco art students – all are invited to meet artists at March 1 exhibition in Lancaster

| February 19, 2019
High honors for Solanco art students – all are invited to meet artists at March 1 exhibition in Lancaster

Eleven Solanco High School students and one Swift Middle School student have won an impressive 57 awards in the 2019 Scholastic Art Awards/Lancaster County Young Artists Awards. “Two of the 5 Best in Show, five Art Portfolio Awards, 17 individual Gold, nine individual Silver, and 24 individual Honorable Mention,” Solanco High School art teacher Candace […]

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Shrek the Musical at Solanco: March 7 is family night, Olive Garden dinner on March 9

| February 19, 2019
Shrek the Musical at Solanco:  March 7 is family night, Olive Garden dinner on March 9

With AJ Jackson as Donkey, Gabe Williams in the role as the green ogre Shrek, and Gabby Griffonetti staring as Fiona, talented Solanco actors and actresses will provide entertaining performances of Shrek the Musical at Solanco High School on March 7, 8 and 9. The curtain will rise at 7 p.m. each evening. Thursday, March 7 […]

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Meeting for parents about scholarship opportunities and applications

| February 15, 2019

Parents of Solanco High School seniors are invited to a meeting about scholarship availability. The meeting will be Thursday (Feb. 21) from 6 to 7 p.m., and repeated again from 7 to 8 p.m., in the Large Group Instruction (LGI) room at the high school. Beginning March 1, scholarship applications will be available online through […]

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FFA Community Breakfast on Friday (Feb. 22)

| February 15, 2019

This week is National FFA Week, and Solanco FFA students will hold their annual community breakfast on Friday (Feb. 22) from 6 to 8 a.m. at Solanco High School. Breakfast is free and everyone is invited.

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Post Prom news

| February 15, 2019

Parent meeting: Parents of seniors are invited to a Post Prom meeting on Tuesday (Feb. 19) at 6:30 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. The annual, popular Solanco Post Prom provides a free, safe, substance-free and entertaining after-prom venue for high school seniors and their guests where they enjoy food, fun, games and prizes. (Seniors […]

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Kindergarten registration – parents need to call by March 15 to schedule an appointment

| February 15, 2019

Children who will be five years old by September 30 are eligible for kindergarten during the 2019-2020 school year that begins in August. Parents who plan to have their children attend kindergarten must schedule a kindergarten registration appointment with the Solanco School District. Call Cindy Criswell no later than March 15 at 786-0517. At least […]

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Hair, nails and make-up service for elementary girls prior to daddy-daughter dance

| February 14, 2019
Hair, nails and make-up service for elementary girls prior to daddy-daughter dance

The sophomore class at Solanco High School will provide a salon to help elementary girls look their best for their evening of fun at the Solanco Daddy-Daughter Dance. The salon on Saturday, March 2 at Solanco High School will feature sophomores, student mothers and adult volunteers who will provide girls in kindergarten through fifth grade […]

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