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Generational Veterans at SCS
As part of the school's Veterans Day Observance we had two Veterans who were father and son. The father was Major Thomas Bedisky USAF. He is a veteran of the Vietnam War and was a navigator on a B-52 bomber. His son Staff Sergeant Jason Bedisky US Army is a veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan. Both men shared their experiences in there two wars and branches of the se...

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Day of the Dead
Middle School students celebrated the Day of the Dead in their Spanish classes. Students created their own unique designs on their sugar skulls. Other students built ofrendas to honor a loved one who passed away. Also, these students decorated sugar skull cookies, and the best part, they ate them after decorating. 

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Getting Our Halloween Paint On
SCS middle school students took part in Bloomsburg's annual tradition during the Halloween season. Our students painted four different windows. Here Maria Robinson and Erika Traupman finish up their painting on the door of Kids Stuff on Main Street. 

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3rd Grade Honors St. Francis of Assisi
Mrs. Coombe's Third grade class honored St. Francis by having a unique fundraiser. The class decided to collect used blankets, animal toys, food bowls, and the like during the week of St. Francis' feastday. They then took those items and donated them to the Animal Resource Center in Millville. The studnets collected quite a bit and A.R.C. was thrilled to recieve these generous donations.&n...

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Patriotic Songs of America at the Young Persons Concert
This year's Young Persons Concert was stirring in its patriotism. All the songs were written by American composers and helped the students appreciate these classic compositions. Of course, the entire concert had to begin with the Star Spangled Banner. The Bloomsburg University Orchestra performed it so well that everyone gave them a standing ovation. Before the concert, university student...

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8th Grade Sets Things Up
Our 8th Grade prepares our Bloomsburg Fair Stand display in the Educational Building. The school created their own planets in Mr. Zeares' Art Class. The theme was inspired by the verse found in Isaiah 40:26, and the end result was a colorful cornucopia of heavenly bodies. 

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SCS Cross Country Competes
Saint Columba Middle School Cross Country Team competes at Central Columbia field. The runners did well. They are learning valuable lessons like pacing and saving it for a big burst at the end. 

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Preschool Knows Nature
Our Preschool class gets a chance to meet and greet Mother Nature. Here a grasshopper lands on St. Columba Preschooler, Piper Morris, while having recess. The class got to examine this little insect and learn what it is and what it does for our environment. 

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Speaking Bilingually at SCS
Our Kindergarten class, as well as the rest of the school, began their Spanish classes. Students studying the Spanish language at Bloomsburg University relay that knowledge to our students. Jaclyn Palmer, an intern from Bloomsburg University, is shown with the Kindergarten class.  Miss Palmer is teaching the class Spanish, a new addition to the Kindergarten curriculum this year.

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The Fabulous Preschool Gets Going
Our top-notch Preschool had a full first week of activities and fun! The class spent time doing all sorts of things from recreating "Forky" from Toy Story 4 to making their own letter "E" out of tiny stickers.Here Elijah Orzolek practices his "E" and is loving it.

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We Are Back and Better Than Ever!
Saint Columba welcomes all the best students in the world back to school. Our first day was wonderful ! We reunited with old friends and made some new pals. There are so many new and different innovations this year. SCS is ready for the most monumental year ever. Jumping off the school bus and into his first day is new to third grade Henry Krick. 

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SCS Opens Its Doors for Meet the Teacher Night
Monsignor Lawrence welcomes students and parents to the new 2019-2020 school year. There was a huge turn out! Mrs. Tarantino, our new lunch lady, introduced herself and outlined her lunch program. She discussed some new innovations and had a sampling of food for the parents to try that she will be providing throughout the school year. Dr. Marande discussed our updated technology and other modifica...

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Race For Education
Our school's Race for Education enjoyed a brand new format this year. There was the race but also games and activites. The Coffee Lady came and we had ice cream and cake after we ate our lunches. Lots of fun for all. 

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Middle School Visits Penn State
Our outstanding middle school's field trip this year took the class to Penn State University. There they visted the Department of Meteorology. There they received a tour of the weather lab. Next, it was off to the Department of Astronomy where the students received a 3-D tour of Mars courtesy of the Mars rovers as well as a planetarium tour. Next, it was off to the Berkey Creamery for a p...

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Kindergarten Graduation
St Columba's Kindergarten class of 2019 graduated, but before they left us for the summer, the class had something special for us. The class performed their frog song. Each student played a role singing, dancing, and excitedly prancing across the stage. We wish them a happy summer and we will see them all next year at Saint Columba School. 

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