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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. 

Latest Sheridan Video


Video Highlights Reel of the 2017-2018 School Year

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.

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!



Veteran's Day Assembly

Sheridan Middle School Honoring Our Veterans.


All 6th Grade Students

November 11 - Veteran's Day - No School

November 8 - No school for students - Waiver Day
First Day of 2016-2017 School Year

Student's first day of school for 2016 - 2017.

Message from the School Nurse

Important message from the School Nurse


Band Booster Meeting


Band Booster Meeting



Book Fair - BOGO


Ohio Assessment Information

Updating PARCC testing schedule.



Lifetouch Picture Retakes

Picture retakes for Sheridan Middle School will be Monday, October 20.

8th Grade Field Trip to The Mid-East Career Center

The eighth graders will be touring the Mid-East Career Center  today, October 8.

The buses will leave at 8:45 and return at 2:00



Sheridan Middle School Dance
Parent/Teacher Conferences

October 23, 2014

Middle School Student Places at State Science Fair

Olivia Renner earned the 3rd place Governor's Award for Excellence in Agricultural and Food Science Research for her project "Dawn dish soap vs pesticides" presented at the State Science Day held Saturday, May 10, 2014.  This is a wonderful achievement and we are very proud of Olivia's work.  Keep it up Sheridan Middle School!

Order Year Books online until April 11

You may go online to ybpay.lifetouch.com and order a Sheridan Middle  School yearbook.  The deadline to order is April 11.

Sheridan Middle School Science Fair Goes to State

Sheridan Middle School has six students who have qualified for State Science Fair.  Olivia Renner received a perfect score of 40 points. Other qualifers who will be attending the State event are; MacKinley Dempsey, Chance King, Paige Hynus, Reaven Perry and Wyatt Ramey.  

We also have five students who have qualified as alternates.  Elena Glorioso, Derek Herges, Levi Masterson, Audrey Robinson and Audra Wills.


State competition will be on Saturday, May 10 at The Ohio State Campus.

We wish our students all the best!

SMS Basketball vs. NL Cancelled for tonight

Sheridan Middle School Basketball with New Lexington is cancelled for tonight

SMS Book Fair

Book Fair Coming Soon

Middle School Mix-It-Up Middle School Mix-It-Up

Sheridan Middle School had a Mix-It-Up day during lunch.

Cross Country MVL Champions

Boys Take the MVL for a fifth time

Student Council Officers 2013-2014

New Officers Elected

Volleyball MVL Champions

7th Grade Wins Championship!



2013-2014 School Supply List

The 2013-2014 Middle School Supply List is posted.

Middle School Volleyball

Middle School Volleyball Camp and Try-Out Dates have been scheduled.

Volleyball Open Gym Cancelled

Open Gym for Volleyball for Thursday June 6th has been Cancelled. Regular open gym will resume the week of June 10th.

New Cheerleaders Selected



MS Track Cancelled

MS Track with Morgan has been cancelled for April 24.  It has been rescheduled for May 1.

MS Track Cancelled

Rescheduled for May 1.

MS Track Cancelled

Rescheduled for May 1.

OAA Practice Nights

Students will have the opportunity to stay afterschool on April 10th and again on April 17th for OAA practice nights. Practices will begin afterschool at 2:45pm and ends at 3:45pm. A snack and drink will be provided. Students who participate will receive a free dance ticket for the Dance scheduled for April 19th.

Valentine's Dance Valentine's Dance

This year's Valentine's Dance theme was "Candyland".

Science Fair Science Fair

Sheridan Middle School students participated in a Science Fair on January 24th.

Middle School Spirit Week Middle School Spirit Week

Middle School Students show their SPIRIT!

Parent-Teacher Conferences!
8th Grade Quarter 2 Principal's List 8th Grade Quarter 2 Principal's List
Pictured is the 8th Grade 2nd Quarter Principal's List Recipients
7th Grade Quarter 2 Principal's List 7th Grade Quarter 2 Principal's List
Pictured is the 7th Grade 2nd Quarter Principal's List Recipients
6th Grade Quarter 2 Principal's List 6th Grade Quarter 2 Principal's List
Pictured are the 6th Grade 2nd Quarter Prinicpal's List Recipients.
Student Disc Jockey Mixes it up! Student Disc Jockey Mixes it up!
Band/Choir Concert
Canned Food Drive Canned Food Drive
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Sheridan Middle School
8660 Sheridan Road
Thornville, OH 43076

Phone: (740) 743-1315
Fax: (740) 743-3319