I would like to welcome you to Southern Local Schools. Southern Local is a rural school district in Southeastern Ohio that services about 750 students. Southern local is very rich in athletic tradition and academic excellence. This web site has been designed to help keep you informed of the activities taking place at Southern and to provide educational support for students and parents. This web site is a working document and we encourage you to visit it often as it is ever evolving. We encourage your input into the website to help us provide better services to the students and parents of Southern Local.