District News

"Acceptance Week" Seeks to Raise Awareness and Inclusivity

Posted on: September 10, 2019

For the second consecutive year, Harrison High School junior Raileigh Legner has spear-headed a district-wide campaign called “Acceptance Week”, taking place September 16-20.  A volunteer with Special Olympics since she was in the 6th grade,

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September "Super Chat" Podcast Now Posted

Posted on: September 8, 2019

The September edition of the "Super Chat" podcast is now online at www.southwestschools.org/podcast. In this episode, Superintendent John Hamstra talks community outreach, including our food drive for the "Not In Our Town" Mobile Food Pantry and the

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Ground Breakings Kick Off Next Phase of Facilities Project

Posted on: September 4, 2019

On Friday, August 23, 2019 the Southwest Local School District broke ground on three new elementary schools and one new middle school that, when complete, will provide a modern learning environment for students in grades pre-K through

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