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Welcome to Northern Local School District!

Important Information




Please Notice This Important Update from Superintendent Perkins

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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>






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

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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


The Arts

After School Programs

Positivity Project

Northern Local Libraries

Agriculture Program


School Events

2020-2021 Basketball

2020-2021 Marching Band

2020-2021 Cross Country

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


2019 Show Choir

Groundhog Breakfast 


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