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Blog Entries - July 2021

Update

HJS Update

Posted on: July 30, 2021
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There are an amazing number of things happening at the New Harrison Junior School.  We are completing one of the largest projects ever undertaken in our School Community, and we are incredibly excited to share the new facilities with members of our

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Facilities

Facilities for the Future Open Aug. 1

Posted on: July 27, 2021
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On Sunday, August 1, the Southwest Local School District will cut the ribbon and officially open three new elementary schools and one new middle school.  The new facilities will provide a modern learning environment for students in grades pre-K through

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School Bus

Transportation Update

Posted on: July 21, 2021
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Our district recently received some updated guidance regarding transportation for the 2021-2022 school year.  Like many of our parents, we have been eagerly awaiting information on this topic and we were able to discuss this at our most recent Board

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Spirit Wear

HJS Spirit Wear Now on Sale!

Posted on: July 17, 2021
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Harrison Junior School has a new building... and new spirit wear! The Den, the Harrison Athletic Boosters spirit shop, is offering a variety of spirit wear options for HJS students this year!  The packs are being offered by grade level so each

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Update

HJS Update

Posted on: July 14, 2021
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It is hard to believe, but the summer is about halfway complete, and for many of our students they will begin being at Harrison Junior School on a semi-daily basis starting August 1st!  The building is coming along quickly, and while there is still a ton

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Bus

Drivers Needed!

Posted on: July 12, 2021
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Southwest Local Schools is looking for School Bus Drivers and Van Drivers for the 2021-2022 school year.  School bus drivers are required to have a CDL with appropriate school bus and passenger endorsements, though paid training to get these is

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Buses

July "Super Chat" Podcast Now Posted

Posted on: July 1, 2021
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The July edition of the "Super Chat" podcast is now online at www.southwestschools.org/podcast. In this episode, Superintendent John Hamstra provides an update on the home stretch of the new building construction project, including the Ribbon

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