William Henry Harrison High School News

Blog Entries - February 2021

Class of 2020

Class of 2020 Commencement Information

Posted on: February 28, 2021

Greetings, Class of 2020, We hope that your first year away from Harrison High School has been healthy and successful.  We are thrilled to announce that we will finally be able to offer an in-person Commencement ceremony to members of the Class of

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Acceptance Week

Annual Acceptance Week Set for March 1-5

Posted on: February 25, 2021

For the third consecutive year, Harrison High School senior Raileigh Legner has spear-headed a district-wide campaign called “Acceptance Week”, taking place March 1-5.  A volunteer with Special Olympics since she was in the 6th grade,

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Linda Peak

Peak Steps Down from Board, Leaves Legacy of Service

Posted on: February 24, 2021

A lifelong friend of education has stepped down from the School Board.  Linda Peak, a 13-year member of the Southwest Local School District Board of Education, submitted her resignation, effective February 18, 2021. Prior to her service on the Board,

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Yearbook Information

Posted on: February 22, 2021

The 2020 yearbooks have arrived!  Distribution for students in grades 10-12 will be out of Room 111 during A, B, and C lunches beginning Monday, February 22.  For 2020 graduates, books can be picked up between 8:30-3:00 (M-F) in the Guidance

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HOSA Students Headed to State Healthcare Competition

Posted on: February 21, 2021

Twenty-eight Harrison High School/Great Oaks students are headed to state HOSA—Future Healthcare Professionals competition after showing their skills and knowledge in regional events.  The competitive events were either individual or team

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Polar Plunge

Special Olympians Bring Polar Plunge Home

Posted on: February 21, 2021

Traditionally, the Polar Plunge consists of dozens of teams jumping into a pool of cold water in Newport, KY.  Like so many things in the past year, “traditional” went out the window thanks to the pandemic.  The Harrison Special Olympics

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Course Registration Information

Posted on: February 20, 2021

The Course Registration process for the 2021-2022 school year is now underway.  Students received registration material and information about next year's classes in an assembly on Friday, February 19.  If you would like to look at our class

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Blood Drive

Hoxworth Blood Drive Coming Up Mar. 15

Posted on: February 18, 2021

The Harrison High School senior class is once again teaming up with Hoxworth Blood Center to sponsor two blood drives at the Activity Center this school year.  The second and final drive will take place on Monday, March 15 from 7:45 AM - 1:30 PM.

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Class of 21

Seniors: We Need Your Pictures!

Posted on: February 17, 2021

In mid-February, all seniors received information in the mail regarding the Baby Picture / Senior Picture section in both the Yearbook and the Senior Video. This is a very popular feature in both, and we want to make sure everyone received the

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