Miamitown Elementary School News

Blog Entries - 2018

Super Chat

December "Super Chat" Podcast Now Posted

Posted on: December 3, 2018

The December edition of the "Super Chat" podcast is now online at www.southwestschools.org/podcast. In this episode, Director of Operations Adam Lohbeck fills in for Superintendent John Hamstra and provides an in-depth update on the current status of

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Coffee

"Coffee With the Assistant Superintendent" Set for Nov. 30

Posted on: November 26, 2018

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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Food and Clothing Drive

Annual Food and Clothing Drive Dec. 3-7

Posted on: November 25, 2018

Again this year, the Southwest Local School District is proud to partner with the Harrison Mayor’s Fund, This City His City, Christ’s Loving Hands, and JTM Food Group to provide for those in need in our community this holiday season. The annual

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Eagle Country Visit

Miamitown Students Hit the Airwaves

Posted on: November 17, 2018

Miamitown Elementary announcement team students recently visited "Bubba Bo" on the Eagle Country 99.3 Morning Show. Students got to hang out in the studio and even had a chance to be on the air! We are grateful to Bubba Bo and the Eagle Country staff for

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Important Information

Important Emergency Notification Information

Posted on: November 16, 2018

Southwest Parents and Guardians, If you did not receive the two-hour delay call on Thursday, November 15, please read the following instructions:   Please check your US Mail for a letter which will include the emergency contact information we have on

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Winter Weather

Two-Hour Delay 11/15/18

Posted on: November 15, 2018

Thursday, November 15:  Southwest Local Schools are on a Two-Hour Delay, with no morning kindergarten, preschool, or head start.

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Grandparents Day

Showcase Miamitown & Grandparents' Day

Posted on: October 15, 2018

Showcase Miamitown & Grandparents NightTuesday, November 13thMiamitown Elementary 6:00pm - Kindergarten6:30pm - 1st & 2nd Grades7:00pm - 3rd Grade7:30pm - 4th & 5th Grade Check out the following after your child’s performance: Artwork

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Scam Alert

Beware: Fraudulent Email Circulating

Posted on: October 8, 2018

It has come to our attention that an email is circulating which uses the Southwest Local School District name and logo to insinuate that the school district is promoting a GoFundMe campaign regarding a child's medical needs.  The email appears to come

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Blood Drive

Hoxworth Blood Drive Coming Soon

Posted on: October 6, 2018

The Senior Class of William Henry Harrison High School is sponsoring the first of two Hoxworth Blood Drives this school year.  The first drive is coming up on Thursday, October 11 from 7:45 AM - 1:00 PM at the Activity Center.     This

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Bus Evacuation Drill

Safety Drills in Motion

Posted on: September 26, 2018

Each school year, our buildings run about 16 safety drills that focus on fire, tornado, and intruder scenarios in accordance with state laws.  Similarly, the State of Ohio requires our students to practice bus evacuations.  In September, we

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School Bus

Bus Drivers Needed - Paid Training Available

Posted on: September 24, 2018

Southwest Local Schools is looking for substitute bus drivers.  Substitute drivers are needed to fill in on routes when drivers are ill or unable to work, generally during the hours of 6-9 AM or 2-4:30 PM.  Sub bus drivers are also eligible to take

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Breakfast

Breakfast is Served!

Posted on: September 22, 2018

Did you know? All Southwest Schools serve breakfast daily for 30 minutes prior to the start of the school day. Breakfast is served in the Cafeteria and costs $0.95. The free and reduced price of $.30 applies to those who qualify. It’s the most important meal of the day... don't miss it! All are welcome!

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Help Wanted

Calling All Cooks!

Posted on: September 22, 2018

Southwest Local Schools is looking for part-time cafeteria workers.  We have immediate openings at Harrison High School and will be interviewing in the coming weeks.  These positions consist of 15 hours a week, working each school day

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SLSD

SLSD Releases Annual Quality Profile

Posted on: September 13, 2018

We are pleased to release the SLSD Quality Profile (QP) from the 2017-2018 school year.  The Quality Profile is meant to serve as a companion to the State of Ohio Report Card that is released soon after the Quality Profile. This year's QP again

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Mobile App

Mobile App Now Available!

Posted on: September 10, 2018

Mobile app provides quick access to school information In addition to our updated website, Southwest Local Schools is pleased to roll out a new mobile app. If you visit our school website www.southwestschools.org from a phone or tablet, you

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