District News

Blog Entries - February 2020

River Girls Basketball

River Elementary Athletes Bring Home the Hardware

Posted on: February 21, 2020
Tags: River elementary, Athletics

Student-athletes at River Elementary are filling the school’s trophy case. The girls’ 7th-8th grade basketball team recently won its end-of-season tournament championship. Our Math Counts team, led by coach Courtney Still, won their local

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Student Painting

River High School Artist Recognized by Cleveland Clinic

Posted on: February 21, 2020

Aedyn Kraft, an 11th-grade student at River High School, was recently recognized by the Cleveland Clinic for her talents. Aedyn submitted her original acrylic painting, “Drowning in Opioids,” to the Cleveland Clinic’s eXpressions

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After-School Support Helps Students Succeed

Posted on: February 21, 2020

School hours can be overwhelming, and sometimes students need a bit of extra help over and above the short time they spend in the classroom in order to absorb material effectively. An after-school tutoring program can provide this needed support and help

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Rally for Life

Beallsville's Rally for Life Raises Thousands for Local Families

Posted on: February 7, 2020

One of Switzerland School District’s best events is in full swing. For a decade, students at Beallsville High School have held an annual, year-long event called the Rally for Life to raise money for local families who have overcome cancer and other

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Interactive System

Movement enhances learning at Powhatan Elementary

Posted on: February 7, 2020

Did you know – adding movement during learning can actually help students process information, remember and retrieve it more effectively, and even increase the number of brain cells? Movement also helps young bodies burn off excess energy, increase

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New School Board Members

Welcome, New School Board Members!

Posted on: February 7, 2020

On January 9, 2020, the Switzerland of Ohio school district welcomed three board members elected/re-elected in November 2019: Bev Anderson, who is returning for her second term; Ron Winkler, who is returning for his 27th year; and newly-elected Greg

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