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Blog Entries - 2021


HOSA Students Qualify for National Healthcare Competition

Posted on: April 19, 2021

Congratulations to the following students who advanced at the HOSA State Leadership Conference to the national level of competition this summer: Josh Evanson and Judah Hannon - 2nd in Forensic Science Team, Jacob Snyder - 2nd in Extemporaneous

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SLSD Health Update

Posted on: April 19, 2021

Help us finish the year strong.  Our expectations for masking, handwashing, etc. are consistent with what they have been throughout the school year.  The battle is not over! Please click HERE for the latest SLSD Health

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Super Chat

April "Super Chat" Podcast Now Posted

Posted on: April 1, 2021

The April edition of the "Super Chat" podcast is now online at www.southwestschools.org/podcast. In this episode, Superintendent John Hamstra explains the fundraising campaign for the new schools' playgrounds.  Basic playground equipment is

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Important Information

Notice of 2021-2022 Instructional Plans

Posted on: March 26, 2021

Greetings Southwest Local Families, This letter is to notify you of our instructional planning for the 2021-2022 school year.  For the 2021-22 school year, we will be providing instruction to students in our traditional face-to-face model.  There

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Help Make the New Elementary Playgrounds ADA Accessible

Posted on: March 25, 2021

Do you remember what it was like as a child to hear your parents say that you were going to head to the local park or playground on a sunny afternoon to play? There was not a piece of playground equipment you could not enjoy and there were no long lines

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Open House Invite

Building Farewell Open House Information

Posted on: January 28, 2021

The Southwest Local School District is anxiously preparing for the grand opening of three new elementary schools and a new junior school in August of 2021.  The new buildings will shape the face of education in our community for the next 50+ years and we

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SLSD Learning Recovery & Extended Learning Plan

Posted on: March 31, 2021

This is Southwest Local School District's Learning Recovery and Extended Learning Plan for Spring and Summer of 2021.  Please click HERE to access the plan.

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