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Ohio Summer Food Service Program Ohio Summer Food Service Program
Paving Bids Paving Bids
Northern Local Preschool Registration April 5, 2023 Northern Local Preschool Registration
September 15, 2022 NLSD Board meeting-change of location

The September 15, 2022 NLSD Board meeting will be held in room 64 of the Middle School. Please enter the building through the double set of doors by the District Office. Signs will be posted.

July 2022 NLSD school board meeting change of date

The July meeting of the NLSD school board has been changed to July 14 @ 7:00 am in the board room.

Sheridan Class of 1972

Class of 1972:  50th glass reunion

Kindergarten registration 2021-2022




Virtual Board Meeting

The Northern Local Board of Education will be having their regularly scheduled monthly meeting on Thursday April 16, 2020 beginning at 6:30 p.m.

In order to stay compliant with the social distancing order, the public may attend the meeting virtually by joining the link below;

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 721 6238 4248
Password: 066746

2020/2021 Kindergarten Screening

The kindergarten screening scheduled for the week of April 14 has been cancelled due to the Stay at Home order of the Governor.  Screenings will be rescheduled at a later date.

2020/2021 Northern Local Preschool Registration/CANCELED!! Preschool




Update Regarding: The Dates of March 16th and 17th.

Due to the Presidential Primary Election on Tuesday, March 17th the staff professional development scheduled for Monday, March 16th has been rescheduled for March 17th so that students will not be in the building during the primary elections. School Will be in session on Monday, March 16th.

Congratulations to Mr. Bill VanSickle

Pictured are Mr. Bill VanSickle, Superintendent Tom Perkins, Ohio University Dean Renee Middleton, and State Superintendent Paola DeMariaOUTSTANDING CLASSIFIED EMPLOYEE

Congratulations to Mr. Bill VanSickle for his award as the OUTSTANDING CLASSIFIED EMPLOYEE at the recent CORAS luncheon.

2020/2021 Kindergarten Registration News Kindergarten registration

Northern Local School district will hold Kindergarten registration on Monday, March 2 from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm and Wednesday, March 4 from 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Sheridan Middle School library.


2018 Sheridan Football Playoffs! 2018 Sheridan Football Playoffs!

This is our year! This is our Time!

2018 Milken Award Winner Krista Trent Please congratulate Krista Trent - 2018 Milken Award Winner!

Please congratulate Krista Trent - 2018 Milken Award Winner!

"The Library Is No Longer Just a Repository of Books" BookShelf

Please enjoy our latest Sheridan video featuring our libraries.

"Striving for That Greatness Sheridan Volleyball

Please enjoy our latest Sheridan video featuring our High School Volleyball Team

"Tonight Is Our Night!" RMA

"Every Single Play, All Night, Every Night!"

Please enjoy our latest Sheridan video featuring our High School Football Team and Coaches

Sheridan Soccer Video Soccer Banner

Please enjoy our latest Sheridan video featuring our High School Soccer Teams


Sheridan High School Band Invitational Band Invitational

The 2018-2019 Sheridan Band Invitational was held on Saturday, September 8.  There was a total of 460 band members present. 

Important: Student Lunch Account Changes

PayforItPayForIt is Transistioning to PaySchools Central



On May 1st, the school lunch balance system will be transitioned to a new system called PaySchools Central. Although this will be a seamless transition, we want to make you aware of the specifics so that you know what to expect.



2017/2018 Student enrollment

2017-2018 Student enrollments

Muskingum Valley Preschool-Perry County Program

The Muskingum Valley Preschool-Perry County Program's (formerly Little Panthers Early Learning Center) are moving their office, as of July 1, 2017. 

Important Information: Perry County Job and Family Services

If you are interested in applying for the 2017 Back to School Bash, the deadline to submit an application is JUNE 5th. Please have your application completed and returned to Perry County Job and Family Services by Friday, June 5th at 4:30p.m. For further information, please check out www.perryjfs.org.

Lena Moore - Teacher of Excellence award winner Lena Moore

The Ohio Council of Teachers of English Language Arts, in conjunction with the National Council of Teachers of English, has selected Lena Moore as a 2017 NCTE High School Teacher of Excellence award winner.

Sheridan "Northern Stars" Northern Stars

Sheridan's "Northern Stars" have become recognized as one of Ohio's best small mixed competitive show choirs over the past four years.

Veronica Cody

Sheridan Junior to attend Economics for Leaders Seminar at Yale University

Junior Hannah Bowen Published

Junior Hannah Bowen is being published in Photographers Forum Magazine: 2017 Best of College and High School Photography. 
She is a finalist out of 14,000 entries worldwide.

Congratulations Hannah!



November 11 - Veteran's Day - No School

November 8 - No school for students - Waiver Day
Latest Sheridan Video


Video Highlights Reel of the 2017-2018 School Year

Northern Local School District
8700 Sheridan Road NW
Thornville, OH 43076

Phone: (740) 743-1303
Fax: (740) 743-3301