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Welcome to Northern Local School District!

Important Information

 

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

 

November 24, 2020

 

 

Dear School Community,
Northern Local School District is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff.  We wanted to inform you that we have recently received information that at least one student or staff person at Sheridan Middle School has tested positive for COVID-19. We are working closely with the Perry County Health Department and anyone identified as a close contact will be notified by the health department as part of the COVID-19 contact tracing. Cleaning and disinfecting of the exposed locations has been completed.  Sheridan Middle School will remain OPEN at this time.  

If NO symptoms develop and you have not been instructed otherwise to quarantine by the Health Department, your child may continue to attend school.

 

 

 

 

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

 

November 20, 2020

 

 

Dear School Community,
Northern Local School District is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff.  We wanted to inform you that we have recently received information that at least one student or staff person at Sheridan Middle School has tested positive for COVID-19. We are working closely with the Perry County Health Department and anyone identified as a close contact will be notified by the health department as part of the COVID-19 contact tracing. Cleaning and disinfecting of the exposed locations has been completed.  Sheridan Middle School will remain OPEN at this time.  This positive case does not require additional quarantines at this time.

If NO symptoms develop and you have not been instructed otherwise to quarantine by the Health Department, your child may continue to attend school.

 

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

Please Notice This Important Update from Superintendent Perkins

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Reminder:  Two-hour early out on Friday, November 20, 2020.

 

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

 

November 19, 2020

 

 

Dear School Community,
Northern Local School District is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff.
We wanted to inform you that we have recently received information that one person at Sheridan High School tested positive for COVID-19. We are working closely with the Perry County Health Department and anyone identified as a close contact will be notified by the health department as part of the COVID-19 contact tracing. Cleaning and disinfecting of the exposed locations has been completed.  Sheridan High School will remain OPEN at this time.  
If NO symptoms develop and you have not been instructed otherwise to quarantine by the Health Department, your child may continue to attend school.

 

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

 

November 10, 2020

 

 

Dear School Community,
Northern Local School District is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff.
We wanted to inform you that we have recently received information that two people at Sheridan High School tested positive for COVID-19. We are working closely with the Perry County Health Department and anyone identified as a close contact will be notified by the health department as part of the COVID-19 contact tracing. Cleaning and disinfecting of the exposed locations has been completed.  Sheridan High School will remain OPEN at this time.  The positive case has not been at school since being exposed and therefore no additional quarantine is necessary.
If NO symptoms develop and you have not been instructed otherwise to quarantine by the Health Department, your child may continue to attend school.

 

 

 
 
 
REMINDER: No School Veterans Day

Northern Local Schools will not be in session this Wednesday, November 11th, in honor of Veterans Day. Please take a moment to enjoy this video honoring our Veterans.  <click here>

 

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

 

November 6, 2020

 

 

Dear School Community,
Northern Local School District is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff.
We wanted to inform you that we have recently received information that someone at Glenford Elementary tested positive for COVID-19. We are working closely with the Perry County Health Department and anyone identified as a close contact will be notified by the health department as part of the COVID-19 contact tracing. Cleaning and disinfecting of the exposed locations has been completed.  Glenford Elementary will remain OPEN at this time.
If NO symptoms develop and you have not been instructed otherwise to quarantine by the Health Department, your child may continue to attend school.

 

 

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

 

November 4, 2020

 

 

Dear School Community,
Northern Local School District is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff.
We wanted to inform you that we have recently received information that someone at Somerset Elementary tested positive for COVID-19. We are working closely with the Perry County Health Department and anyone identified as a close contact will be notified by the health department as part of the COVID-19 contact tracing. Cleaning and disinfecting of the exposed locations has been completed.  Somerset Elementary will remain OPEN at this time.
If NO symptoms develop and you have not been instructed otherwise to quarantine by the
Health Department, your child may continue to attend school.

 

 

 

November 11 - Veteran's Day - No School

 

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

October 16, 2020


Dear School Community,
Northern Local School District is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff.
We wanted to inform you that we have recently received information that someone at Glenford Elementary tested positive for COVID-19. We are working closely with the Perry County Health Department and anyone identified as a close contact will be notified by the health department as part of the COVID-19 contact tracing. Cleaning and disinfecting of the exposed locations has been completed.  Glenford Elementary will remain OPEN at this time.
If NO symptoms develop and you have not been instructed otherwise to quarantine by the
Health Department, your child may continue to attend school.

 

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT

October 8, 2020


Dear School Community,
Northern Local School District is committed to the safety and health of our students and staff.
We wanted to inform you that we have recently received information that someone at Sheridan Middle School tested positive for COVID-19. We are working closely with the Perry County Health Department and anyone identified as a close contact will be notified by the health department as part of the COVID-19 contact tracing. Cleaning and disinfecting of the exposed locations has been completed.
Sheridan Middle School will remain OPEN at this time.
If NO symptoms develop and you have not been instructed otherwise to quarantine by the
Health Department, your child may continue to attend school.

 

 

 

 

Northern Local 2020 Back to School Plan

 

Please take a moment to review the Northern Local School District 2020 Back to School Plan.

 

Click this link for the Video Presentation: 2020 Back to School Plan Video


Click this link for the Slide Deck: 2020 Back to School Plan slide deck

 

Class of 2020
Commencement Video

 

Northern Local Schools Grad Ceremony Banner Image

Click Here or on image above.

Avaiable 6:00 PM (05/17/20)

 

 

Glenford and Somerset Elementary Parents
 

 

Upcoming Events

District News & Announcements

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About Northern Local

 

What it Means to be a General

Students on Being a General

School Technology

Academics

The Arts

After School Programs

Positivity Project

Northern Local Libraries

Agriculture Program

 

School Events

2020-2021 Soccer

2020-2021 Volleyball

2020-2021 Football

2020-2021 Golf

Back to School

2019-2020 Highlights Video

2020 Show Choir

Somerset NASA Project

2019-2020 Cheerleading

2019-2020 Marching Band

2019-2020 Volleyball

2019-2020 Soccer

2019-2020 Football

2018-2019 Highlights

2018-2019 Track and Field

2018-2019 Prom

2018-2019 Baseball and Softball

Winter Sports and Events Recap

Drama: Treasure Island

Gymnastics

2019 Show Choir

Groundhog Breakfast 

Wrestling

Basketball Feature

2018 Football Playoffs!

The Library: More Than Books

Milken Award Winner: Krista Trent

 

"Striving for That Greatness"

Sheridan Soccer

"Tonight Is Our Night!"

Northern Local School District
8700 Sheridan Road NW
Thornville, OH 43076


Phone: (740) 743-1303
Fax: (740) 743-3301