District News

"Coffee With the Superintendent" Set for Jan. 31

Posted on: January 17, 2020

Each month, SLSD Superintendent John Hamstra holds informal “coffee chat” sessions, designed as a way for any parent, guardian or community member to get a better understanding of our school district and get answers to any questions they may

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Bengals, NFL Award Grant to Harrison for Stadium Project

Posted on: January 15, 2020

The Bengals and the National Football League Foundation Grassroots Program teamed up to contribute $250,000 to Harrison High School to install a new synthetic turf field. The new game field, along with a practice field that is also being built, will allow for

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"The Belairs" Return to the Martin Marietta Theater

Posted on: January 7, 2020

The Harrison High School Creative Arts Theatre is proud to present the 50's and 60's rock and roll band, "The Belairs" in concert on Saturday, January 18. Formerly known as "Hot Wax", The Belairs Show is dedicated to those who can appreciate the memorable

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January "Super Chat" Podcast Now Posted

Posted on: January 3, 2020

The January edition of the "Super Chat" podcast is now online at www.southwestschools.org/podcast. In this episode, Harrison Junior School teacher Cathie Carroll describes Computer Science Technology Day at the Ohio Statehouse, where she accompanied

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Now Hiring Bus & Van Drivers

Posted on: January 2, 2020

The Southwest Local School District is looking to fill multiple transportation positions.  Hours are typically 6-9  AM and 1:30-4:30 PM.  Positions can be for 3-6 hours per day, or as a "sub" on an as-needed basis.  Job descriptions for

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Help Preserve History Through "Pride Walls"

Posted on: December 28, 2019

An important piece to our new schools (and renovated High School) is telling our story through our Pride Wall project. Connecting our rich history with the future is extremely powerful.  Each building will have a Pride Wall installed near the entrance; a

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