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UPDATE CANCELLED! Special Board Meeting

UPDATE: THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED! A special meeting of Gallia County Local Board of Education will be held on March 19, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. at Southwestern Elementary, 4834 State Route 325, Patriot Ohio 45658 in the library.

C.H.O.I.C.E.S. and S.T.E.P.S

After school programs C.H.O.I.C.E.S.  and S.T.E.P.S.  last family engagement activity will be March 29th.

School Pride County Wide

School Pride, County Wide host Jude Meyers with guest RVHS teachers, Cindy Graham, Aaron Walker and Andrea Gannaway.

2018 Kindergarten Registration

Gallia County Local Schools Kindergarten Registration will be held on 4/9/18 & 4/10/18 at the Gallia County Health Department.  See the attached flyer for more details.

Preschool 2018 2019 Regristration

2018 2019 Preschool Registration Dates & Information


RVMS Science Night

River Valley Middle School will be having a Science Night Family Engagement on March 15, 2018, at 5:30 pm. Activities for students will be Slime Time, Dying Science Lab Goggles, and Frog Dissections. The Finale will be a show put on by Mr. C,  The Science Guy for students and their families.  Come and Join in on the Fun.  Students must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Testing Dates

Testing Dates

Superintendent Update

Posted 2/21/18

Gallia County Sheriff - Gallia County Local Threat Unfounded

Posted 2/20:  Gallia County Sheriff Facebook

School Pride, County Wide

School Pride, County Wide  YouTube video


Flu Guide

The following is an informational guide to parents on the flu.

2018 New School Board Members Swearing In Cermony

2018 swearing in of new board members.

New board members 2018 New Board Members

Gallia County Local 2018 new School Board Members

Night Under the Lights in the Park

Night Under the Lights in the Park at the Colony Club.  Decemeber 13, 2017   Movie, Pizza, Pop, Scavenger Hunt, Prizes.  See attached flyer for more details.

WONDER for Family Fun Night

Come to Silver Screen VII to watch the movie WONDER for Family Fun night.  See attached flyer for more details.

Buckeyes Read Literacy night at RVMS

Come and Tailgate with us to Celebrate Reading

Silver Bridge Collapse 50th Anniversary Memorial


The memorial will be held at Bossard Memorial Library on December 15, 2017 at 5:30 p.m.  Light refreshments will be provided by the Library.

VED Vendor Fair

Vinton Elementary Jr. Beta Club Vendor Fair

PTC and College Bound Parent Academy Provided by Steps

This is for Parent-Teacher Conferences for River Valley High School and South Gallia High School where parents will receive information, sponsored by the S.T.E.P.S. Program, to help their child to prepare for college and get help filling out the FAFSA form.

Gallia County Community Christmas Project

Gallia County Community Christmas Project

Christmas In A Bag!



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IMPORTANT! PT Conferences

We have changed the high school and middle school Parent/teacher conference scheduled for October 26th to November 6th.  If you have any questions please contact your building office.

Special Board Meeting

There will be a special board meeting on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 5:00 pm to discuss negotiations and budgets.

Raider Review Issue 2
Special Board Meeting

This special meeting is now cancelled.  (10/03/2017 11:00 am)

Special Board Meeting Tuesday, 10/03/17 at 6:00 pm to discuss an upcoming vacancy on the board.

Raider Report Volume 9 Issue 1

Raider Report

Back to School Healthy Kick Start

Back to School Healthy Kick Start

The Gallia County Health Department will be holding a Back to School Healthy Kick Start Clinic on August 12, 2017 at Gallia County Health Department from 10:00am- 2:00pm. The clinic welcomes all school aged children and their parents. There will be immunizations, Health Screenings, and stations focusing on things needed to start the school year on the right track. There will be free face painting by Jody Rife, free ice cream, giveaways for children and adults, drawings for school shoes, school supplies, and lunch will be provided by the Colony Club.  In the parking lot WXBW-FM 101.5 Big Buck Country will be doing a live remote broadcast and the fire department will have a truck on display.  All children should have a current immunization record and be accompanied by a parent or guardian. If you don’t have a current shot record, please contact the Health Department at 740 – 441 - 2960 prior to this date.

2017 fair booth information for KG, PS & SODA

Information  for Preschool , SODA and Kindergarten camp/first day.

2017 Registration information for fair booth

2017 Fair booth information for registration

Special Board Meeting

 Special Board Meeting:  

When: Thursday, 6/29/2017

Where: Gallia County Local School Board Office

Why: Special Work Session to discuss compensation and employment of public employees.


Federal Programs Annual Review & Parent Involvement Strategies Meeting

Federal Programs Annual Review & Parent Involvement Strategies Meeting

Summer School

Summer School is in session Monday through Thursday, from 9am to 12pm, June 12th and ending July 18th.  Summer school will not be in session July 4th.


Bid Notice - Asphalt Project

Special Board Meeting

SPECIAL BOARD MEETING:  Friday, 5/19/2017 at 7:00 pm, Gallia County Local Schools board office to discuss employment.

2017-2018 School Calendar 17-18 School Calendar

2017-2018 Gallia County Local Schools Calendar

Summer Meals

Free summer meals for students 18 years and younger.  See attachment for details.

Academic Festival Showcase and Fine Arts Gala

Academic Festival Showcase & Art Gala/Show  April 22, 2017


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Raiders Press

Issue 5   Volume 15

Daily Tribune Interview with SODA Center

My Daily Tribune article with SODA Center

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