Northwest Local Schools District News
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Northwest High School is hosting the OHSAA Foundation games on November 19, 2014. All proceeds from the games will go to the Mike Brown Memorial Scholarship. Mike was a former teacher and athletic director for Northwest High School. He also coached many sports during his tenure. Mike also was a Veteran of the Marine Corps and fought in the Vietnam War. He passed away on November 6, 2005, after a hard fought battle with cancer. Scholarships are awarded in his name, to graduating seniors at Northwest High School.
The schedule for the November 19th games:
4:00 Northwest 8th grade girls 5:00 Northwest 8th grade boys 6:00 Northwest Varsity girls7:00 Northwest Varsity boys
The district will be holding an auction on November 22 at 10:00 a.m. behind Northwest Middle School. Items to be auctioned:School buses, lawn mowers, coolers, paint striper machines, John Deere hydrolytic scraper blade, assorted furniture items, lights, TV’s, vcr’s, two way radios, and electric stoves.
The Northwest Board of Education met for their Regular Meeting on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in the Northwest High School Media Center. The Board conducted the following business:
-Passed a resolution to approve the minutes of the Regular meeting on September 16, 2014 and Special meeting on September 19, 2014.-Passed a resolution to approve reports.-Passed a resolution to employ substitute certified personnel for the 2014-2015 school year.-Passed a resolution to accept notification of retirement of certified personnel.-Passed a resolution to accept notification of retirement of classified personnel.-Passed a resolution to approve unpaid leave of absences.-Passed a resolution to employ classified personnel for the 2014-2015 school year.-Passed a resolution to approve classified substitute staff for the 2014-2015 school year.-Passed a resolution to approve home instruction personnel.-Passed a resolution to employ supplemental personnel for 2014-2015 school year.-Passed a resolution to employ additional "Education Station" personnel for 2014-2015.-Passed a resolution to approve volunteers for 2014-2015 school year.-Passed a resolution to enter into Special Education Services Agreement between the SciotoCounty Board of Developmental Disabilities and Northwest Local School District.-Passed a resolution to approve purchase of handicapped school bus.-Passed a resolution to submit Five-Year Forecast (FY15-FY19).-Passed a resolution to authorize transfer of funds.-Passed a resolution to enter into agreement with Spooner Incorporated.-Passed a resolution to approve National School Bus Safety week.-Passed a resolution to adopt new updated board policy manual.-Passed a resolution to approve HB264 Project as proposed by TMI Energy Solutions.-Passed a resolution authorizing Energy Conservation Notes.-Passed a resolution to increase lunch prices for the 2014-2015 school year.The next Regular board meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 6:00 pm in the Northwest High School Media Center.
Northwest Board of Education regularly meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the Northwest High School Media Center at 914 Mohawk Drive, McDermott, Ohio. The schedule is tentative and from time to time special meetings may be required. The location of special meetings will be determined on an as needed basis.
For further information please call the Northwest Administrative Office at (740) 259-5558.
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