District News

DECA

DECA Students Bound for State

Posted on: March 3, 2021

Harrison/Great Oaks students are headed to state competition after placing among the top students in virtual regional business and marketing events sponsored by DECA, an international business student organization. The students are part of the Marketing

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COVID

SLSD Health Update

Posted on: March 2, 2021

A reminder that students will have a Remote Learning Day on Thursday, March 11 in order for SLSD staff members to receive their second / final COVID-19 vaccination.  Also, there is no school for students on Friday, March 12.  This is the End of

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Youth Track

Youth Track & Field Information

Posted on: March 2, 2021

We are pleased to present information for the 2021 season of Harrison's Youth Track & Field program that is available to the entire community. The design of this program is to introduce the sport of track & field to kids in our area. Participants will

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Super Chat

March "Super Chat" Podcast Now Posted

Posted on: March 1, 2021

The March edition of the "Super Chat" podcast is now online at www.southwestschools.org/podcast. In this episode, Harrison High School students Noelle Ley and Julia Harmon introduce listeners to the Harrison chapter of Hope Squad, a nationwide

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Preschool Registration

Preschool Registration Opens March 8

Posted on: March 1, 2021

Preschool Registration for the 2021-2022 school year will open Monday, March 8th 2021. Registration will only be available on-line. Registration is processed on a first come first served basis. All required forms & documents, including birth certificate

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Class of 2020

Class of 2020 Commencement Information

Posted on: February 28, 2021

Greetings, Class of 2020, We hope that your first year away from Harrison High School has been healthy and successful.  We are thrilled to announce that we will finally be able to offer an in-person Commencement ceremony to members of the Class of

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Acceptance Week

Annual Acceptance Week Set for March 1-5

Posted on: February 25, 2021

For the third consecutive year, Harrison High School senior Raileigh Legner has spear-headed a district-wide campaign called “Acceptance Week”, taking place March 1-5.  A volunteer with Special Olympics since she was in the 6th grade,

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Linda Peak

Peak Steps Down from Board, Leaves Legacy of Service

Posted on: February 24, 2021

A lifelong friend of education has stepped down from the School Board.  Linda Peak, a 13-year member of the Southwest Local School District Board of Education, submitted her resignation, effective February 18, 2021. Prior to her service on the Board,

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HOSA

HOSA Students Headed to State Healthcare Competition

Posted on: February 21, 2021

Twenty-eight Harrison High School/Great Oaks students are headed to state HOSA—Future Healthcare Professionals competition after showing their skills and knowledge in regional events.  The competitive events were either individual or team

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Polar Plunge

Special Olympians Bring Polar Plunge Home

Posted on: February 21, 2021

Traditionally, the Polar Plunge consists of dozens of teams jumping into a pool of cold water in Newport, KY.  Like so many things in the past year, “traditional” went out the window thanks to the pandemic.  The Harrison Special Olympics

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