Northwest Local Schools District News
Welcome to Northwest Local School, Home of the Mohawks "Preparing students to meet the academic, social, civic and career needs for a global society."
The South Central Ohio Educational Service Center will be assisting the Northwest Board of Education in this search. The Board wishes to provide you with the following information:
1. The announcement of vacancy occurred June 8, 2016.2. The announcement has been publicized in the Portsmouth Daily Times, Community Common The People’s Defender, Scioto Voice and on the Statewide Computer Network reaching all current Superintendents, Principals and Treasurers, BASA, ODE, OSBA, OASSA, OAESA, South Central Ohio Education Service Center website and the Northwest Local School website. Any individual may review the announcement on either of SCOESC or the Northwest Local School websites.3. Applications are to be returned by June 24, 2016.4. Applications will be reviewed by the Board at the conclusion of the application deadline.5. After review of the applications, the Board will determine the finalists for the position and establish dates to begin the interview process the week of July 5, 2016.
South Central Ohio Educational Service Center522 Glenwood Ave, Room 165New Boston, OH 45662Phone: 740-354-7761Fax: 740-353-1882Sandy Mers, Superintendent
The Northwest Board of Education resecheduled its regular June meeting. The meeting will be held at Northwest High School, June 23, 2016 @ 5:00 PM.
The Northwest Board of Education met for their Regular Meeting on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. in the Northwest High School Media Center and a Special Meeting on Wednesday, June 8, 2016 in the Northwest Administration Office. The Board approved the following resolutions:
-Minutes of the Regular meeting on April 14, 2016.-Reports.-Renewed Administrative contracts.-Employed classified substitute personnel.-Resignation from certified personnel.-Retirement notices from classified personnel.-Renewal of classified contracts for the 2016-2017 school year.-Summer school teachers.-Volunteer supplemental personnel.-Renewal of certified contracts for 2016-2017 school year.-Membership in the Ohio High School Athletic Association for 2016-2017.-Entered into agreement between Northwest Local School District, Southern Ohio Medical Center, and Rehab Group, Inc.-Submitting of Five-Year Forecast (FY16-FY20).-Donations for two scholarships from Coca Cola.-New board policies.-Out of state trip for FCCLA students.-Use Setbal Program to closeout fiscal year.-Transfers of funds.-Change of board meeting date to June 23, 2016.-Retain TSHD architects to address OCR complaint.-Owner-contract agreement with Meyer Design.-Resignations of supplemental personnel.-Supplemental personnel for 2016-2017.-Certified personnel for 2016-2017.-Accepted bids and awarded contract for asphalt paving.-Accepted bids and awarded contract for asphalt sealing.-Voluntary reassignment request and accepted resignation of Superintendent.-Sandy Mers, ESC Superintendent as interim superintendent.For further information please call the Northwest Administrative Office at (740) 259-5558.
Do you have a child entering preschool or kindergarten next year?
If you need to register a child for Kindergarten, call and set up an appointment so a KG screening time can be set up.
Preschool is filling up fast, you need to apply soon!
For detailed information print the following documents:
Kindergarten Registration Information | Preschool Registration Information
Have additional questions? Call Mrs. Shannon at 259-2250 extension 3318
The summer Food Pantry (2016) at Northwest Middle School will be open every Wednesday from 12:30 - 2:00 PM. Look for the "Pantry" banner in front of the school.
Attached to this is an informational handout as well as an application. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Greg Tipton, Principal, Northwest Middle School, at 740/259-2528.
We would like to encourage all parents who meet the guidelines set forth to take advantage of this opportunity.
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