District News

Important Summer Activities

Posted on: June 22, 2018

Even though students aren't in school over the summer, there are still plenty of important activities happening throughout the district. Below is a list of some of the upcoming events and other important dates over the summer break; remember to check your

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2017-2018: A Year of Accomplishment and Student Growth

Posted on: June 12, 2018

A message from Superintedent John C. Hamstra:   As we close this academic year, I think it is beneficial to reflect on the numerous achievements that have occurred. Below is a brief list of the top accomplishments for this year; note that there are

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Thomas Lowe

SLSD Names Thomas Lowe Treasurer

Posted on: June 12, 2018

At their May 17 meeting, Southwest Local School District’s Board of Education voted to approve Thomas Lowe as treasurer Lowe, who joins the district June 1, replaces Brian Rabe who has taken the treasurer’s position at Milford School

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Enroll Now in STEAM Summer Camp

Posted on: May 29, 2018

Students who will be in 3-8 grades in the fall are encouraged to sign up now for STEAM summer camps Students who will be in 3-8 grades in the fall are encouraged to sign up now for STEAM summer camps! The camps will be held at Harrison Junior School for

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Adam Lohbeck Director of Operations

SLSD Names Adam Lohbeck Director of Operations

Posted on: May 28, 2018

Current Principal of Whitewater Valley to Take on Expanded Director Position Southwest Local School District’s Board of Education recently voted to approve Adam Lohbeck as the district’s director of operations. Lohbeck has served as principal of

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Southwest Local School District

2018-2019 Bus Transportation Request

Posted on: May 11, 2018

Bus routing for the upcoming school year will begin soon.  Bus routing for the new school year will begin soon, with bus route stops and times to be posted online in August.  Students will be given individual bus assignments at each

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3rd grade students flexible seating

Miamitown Elementary Pilots Flexible Seating Options

Posted on: May 9, 2018

A third grade class recently integrated flexible seating options as a way to improve classroom focus. From standing desks to bouncy balls, from wobble stools to lap desks, students in Ms. Linowes’ third grade class have several options for doing their

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SLSD Students Excel at Design LAB Finals

Posted on: May 4, 2018

Four groups bring home city-wide honors Congratulations to the following SLSD students whose projects won at the City Finals of Design LAB:  Learn and Build, sponsored by the Architectural Foundation of Cincinnati.  This year’s theme was

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Summer School Information

Posted on: April 23, 2018
Tags: Summer school

Courses offered at the Junior School and High School levels

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Moody’s Investors Assigns Southwest A1 Rating

Posted on: April 9, 2018

Moody's Investors Service recently assigned an “A1 underlying rating” to Southwest Local School District Moody's Investors Service recently assigned an “A1 underlying rating” to Southwest Local School District for the $60.8 million

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