District News

Blog Entries - February 2021

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 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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Coffee Truck

Crosby Thanks Caregivers With Coffee

Posted on: February 20, 2021

Crosby Elementary School students and staff members honored healthcare workers at an area transitional care facility on National Caregivers Day, Friday, February 19.  Through a series of collections, for events ranging from themed dress-up days to staff

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Blood Drive

Hoxworth Blood Drive Coming Up Mar. 15

Posted on: February 18, 2021

The Harrison High School senior class is once again teaming up with Hoxworth Blood Center to sponsor two blood drives at the Activity Center this school year.  The second and final drive will take place on Monday, March 15 from 7:45 AM - 1:30 PM.

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