Harrison Junior School News

Blog Entries - January 2021

COVID

SLSD Health Update

Posted on: January 30, 2021

We appreciate the support we have received, and continue to receive, from families during what can only be described as a school year full of facing the unknown.  With the number of positive student cases currently on the decline, clearing stations that

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Winter Weather

Thursday, January 28: TWO-HOUR DELAY

Posted on: January 28, 2021

Thursday, January 28:  Southwest Local Schools are on a TWO-HOUR DELAY, with no morning kindergarten, pre-school, or head start. 

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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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COVID

SLSD Health Update

Posted on: January 27, 2021

SLSD Families, We will be keeping a close eye on the weather overnight, and will be checking back roads, parking lots, and sidewalks early tomorrow morning.  Please stay tuned tomorrow morning in the event a weather announcement becomes necessary. 

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Coronavirus

Harrison Junior School Shifts to Remote Learning, Jan. 26 - Feb. 1

Posted on: January 25, 2021

As we have mentioned from the start of this school year, our goal is to educate students face to face (F2F), and with the remote option for those that choose that route, for as long as possible. We have also spoken to the criteria that would put a

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Remote Learning

HJS Remote Learning Details

Posted on: January 25, 2021

With today’s announcement that we will be going Remote from Tuesday, January 26 through Monday, February 1, we want to share with our students and staff specific expectations that we will have in place to ensure that all of us (students, teachers,

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Update

HJS Update

Posted on: January 24, 2021

Current 8th Grade Families – A Message from the High School On February 25th, Current 8th grade students will meet for the High School Registration meeting 1st bell in the Activity Center (socially distanced of course). The High School

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COVID

SLSD Health Update

Posted on: January 23, 2021

We are currently seeing a spike in cases at Harrison Junior School, particularly among staff members.  Parents should be prepared for the possibility of going remote temporarily if the current trend continues.  We are keeping a close eye on the

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Update

HJS Update

Posted on: January 21, 2021

Academic GrowthNext week is our MAP Assessment! MAP testing the week of January 25th.   Our teachers have been charged with working to grow our students 1.5 Academic Years during a standard school year.  This is a major checkpoint for us. 

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COVID

SLSD Health Update

Posted on: January 20, 2021

Please click HERE for the bi-weekly health update.

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Bus

Drivers Needed!

Posted on: January 17, 2021

Southwest Local Schools is hiring for School Bus and Van Driver positions.  If interested, candidates should reach out to Director of Operations Adam Lohbeck at adam.lohbeck@southwestschools.org and complete a classified application found

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COVID

SLSD Health Update

Posted on: January 16, 2021

Please click HERE for the bi-weekly health update.

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COVID

SLSD Health Update

Posted on: January 13, 2021

Vaccine distribution for school personnel is now expected to begin in early February, with the exact timing a bit up in the air.  The timing could necessitate us having to utilize remote learning day(s) in order complete staff vaccinations. Time will

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Update

HJS Update

Posted on: January 11, 2021

What an awesome return to school.  It has been incredible to see so many students back from Virtual, as well as our students back from Christmas break.  It has been a big week in the world, but this week has also been a big week for our students as

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COVID

SLSD Health Update

Posted on: January 9, 2021

Vaccine distribution for school personnel is now expected to begin in early February, with the exact timing a bit up in the air.  The timing could necessitate us having to utilize remote learning day(s) in order complete staff vaccinations. Time

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COVID

SLSD Health Update

Posted on: January 7, 2021

Vaccine distribution for school personnel is expected to begin in mid-January.  We will more than likely utilize two remote learning days in order for staff who choose to be vaccinated to receive their shots.  (One remote learning day for the first

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Great Oaks

Webinars Offered for Students Interested in Great Oaks

Posted on: January 3, 2021

Parents of 6th-10th graders: If you feel your student may be interested in Great Oaks, join representatives from Great Oaks Career Campuses & At The Core in January for an interactive discussion for parents about the unique opportunities available to your

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SLSD

Second Semester Update

Posted on: January 1, 2021

As we wrap up the winter holiday break, it is our hope that each of you found time to rest, rejuvenate, and build into family.  Thank you to those families who have kept us informed over the break if their child tested positive for COVID-19.  As of

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