Harrison Junior School News

Blog Entries - October 2019

Important Information

Opt-In Text for Emergency Notifications

Posted on: October 29, 2019

On Tuesday, October 29 after 3:00 PM, School Messenger (our mass notification platform) is supposed be sending a test text message to all high school and junior school STUDENT cell numbers who were newly registered or updated this fall.  This would have

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Peter Pan

"Peter Pan" Landing in Harrison Nov. 15 & 16

Posted on: October 28, 2019

Harrison Drama is FLYING through the air! Bring the family to our Creative Arts Theater production of Disney’s Classic, Peter Pan, on November 15 & 16! Tickets are now on sale at southwestschools.org/tickets and from the cast members. Student and

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Help Wanted

Now Hiring Bus & Van Drivers

Posted on: October 26, 2019

The Southwest Local School District is looking to fill multiple transportation positions.  We have an open van driver position for 6 hours per day (split shift with AM and PM routes).  We are also seeking substitute bus drivers who can fill in on

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Veterans Day

Annual Veterans' Day Ceremony Set for Nov. 8

Posted on: October 25, 2019

Harrison High School and Harrison Junior School will again join forces to headline the Southwest Local School District's efforts to honor our Veterans and Active Duty military.  Our annual Veteran’s Breakfast and Assembly will take place Friday,

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Art Show Flyer

Visual Art Showcase at Harrison Library

Posted on: October 24, 2019

Mark your calendars! The Visual Art departments of Harrison High School and Harrison Junior School will be having a showcase of their talented student artists this fall at the Harrison Public Library. The Opening Reception will be on Thursday, November 7

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Coffee and Conversation

"Coffee With the Superintendent" Set for Oct. 25

Posted on: October 23, 2019

Each month, SLSD Superintendent John Hamstra holds informal “coffee chat” sessions, designed as a way for any parent, guardian or community member to get a better understanding of our school district and get answers to any questions they may

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Open House

7th & 8th Grade Open School Family Night

Posted on: October 22, 2019

Dear Parents, We are incredibly excited about our Open School Family Night for 7th and 8th Grade families coming up this Thursday. This event will take place from 6:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. and run throughout Harrison Junior School. This is a great opportunity

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Construction Begins on New Schools!

Posted on: October 11, 2019

Months of planning and preparation have lead up to the start of construction on our new school buildings!  Early site work began in earnest in early October.  This included removing current obstacles, earth moving, and site

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Chorus Kicks Off Season on Oct. 8

Posted on: October 3, 2019

This Tuesday, October 8th, our Choral Department will present their first concert of the school year! At 6:00 PM in the Martin Marietta Theater you will experience outstanding music from our Junior School Choirs; the 6th Grade Chorus, Chorale, and Symphonic

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