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Grade Cards to be sent home Thursday, 1/19/17

Due to technical issues, student report cards in the Elementary will be sent home on Thursday (1/19/17) instead of Wednesday (1/18/17).



The Southern Local Board of Education (Board) wishes to receive bids for the following categories for the 2016-2017 school year: Bread/Bakery, Milk/Dairy, and Fuel/Oil.  All bids shall be received in, and bid specifications may be obtained from, TREASURER'S OFFICE, 106 Broadway Street, Suite 1, Racine, Ohio 45771, on or before 11:00 a.m., Friday, July 22, 2016.  The Board reserves the right to reject any and all bids, and the submitting of any bid shall impose no liability or obligation upon the said Board.  All envelopes must be clearly marked according to the type of bid and mailed to: Christi Hendrix, Treasurer, PO Box 147, Racine, Ohio 45771.  Questions may be addressed to christi.hendrix@southernlocal.net.  (7), 10 (7), 17.

High School Phone System Currently Down

Due to technical issues, the High School phone systems (949-2669) are currently down and will remain down indefinitely.  To contact the High School office, please use the phone number, 740-949-4222.


Southern Local School District Hall of Fame Nominations are Now Being Accepted

Southern Local School District Hall of Fame's purpose is to recognize Southern Local School District graduates, employees, and major contributors who have distinguished themselves by their individual contributions. Please follow the link below for the nomination form and to learn the criteria for being admitted to the SLSD Hall of Fame.


2017 Hall of Fame nomination forms can be printed from our website or picked up in office. They are to be turned into the Southern Local High School office by 2:30 pm Thursday, January 19, 2017.

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2016-2017 Lunch Application is now available

The 2016-2017 Lunch Application is now available.  This is only to be filled out by Southern High School Student's; Elementary lunches are free and no application  paperwork is required.  Please follow the link below or go to the "Forms" section of the school website.


2016-2017 Lunch Application


Southern Volleyball to host "Volley For The Cure"

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Southern Local to Host Veterans Day Assembly

The Southern Local School District will hold its annual Veterans Day Assembly at the flagpole area of the high school beginning at 9 a.m. Friday, November 11, 2016.  All veterans and current military members, family and friends are urged to attend this special event. Opening ceremonies will begin outside and then move to a more solemn ceremony in the high school gymnasium. The public is invited. Music will be provided by the award winning Southern Marching Band.

High School Boys Sectional Tickets on Sale

The Southern Varsity Boys Basketball team will be competing at Meigs High School on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 in the Sectional Tournament.  Game will start at 8 pm.  Come out and cheer on the Tornadoes.  Tickets will be on sale in the High School office.


Southern PTO Playground 5K Color Run

The Southern PTO Playground 5K Color Run has been set for Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 10am.  Please click on the link below for more information and registration form.

Southern PTO Playground 5K Color Run Registration Form



Graduation 2017



Southern Pre-K/Headstart through 8th Grade to Receive FREE Breakfast and Lunch

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Parent Letter Explaining "Community Eligibility Provision" Letter

Community Eligibility Provision Letter


Southern Elementary Fall Carnival

The Southern Elementary Fall Carnival date has been set for October 15th.  Please come join us from 4pm until 8pm.  Please click on the flier below for more information.  This event will be hosted by the Southern Elementary PTO.


All County Baby Shower Announced

Baby Shower

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Southern Local Wellness Center to Offer Free Sports Physicals

Southern Local Wellness Center to offer free Sports Physicals for students in grades 6 through 11.  Lease click on the link below for more information.


Free Sports Physicals Information


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Southern Local School District920 Elm Street
Racine, OH 45771
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Phone: (740) 949-2669
Fax: (740) 949-1101