District News

Notice to Bidders - SGHS Multipurpose Building
Federal Programs Annual Review Parent Involvement Strategies Meeting

June 25th 6:00 pm Parents & Community members are invited to the Federal Programs Annual Review meeting located at the Gallia County Local Schools Board Office, 4836 St Rt 325 S, Patriot, OH  45658.


Summer Meals Enrollment Form

Summer Meal Enrollment - You will need to fill out the attached form and send to your school office, school board office or RSVP Office in Jackson, Ohio.  Instructions for enrollment are in the attachment.

School Board meeting changed!

The regular Gallia County Local School Board meeting has been changed to Wednesday, May 23rd at 6:30 pm.

2018 - 2019 Free School Athletic Physicals

Free Athletics Physicals will be May 12th.

2018 2019 School Calendar

2018 - 2019 Board Approved School Calendar

Special Board Meeting

 The Gallia County Local School Board will have a special meeting on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 6:00pm to work on tax budget, finance review and negotiations.  There will also be an executive session to: 

Consider the appointment, employment, dismissal, discipline, promotion, demotion, or compensation of a public employee or official; 

Consider the investigation of charges or complaints against a public employee, official, licensee, or regulated individual, unless the employee, official, licensee, or regulated individual requests a public hearing;

Collective Bargaining Matters

This meeting will be held at 4836 State Route 325, Patriot, Ohio.

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!



Raider Press Homecoming
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.

Gallia County Local Schools
4836 St Rt. 325
Patriot, OH 45658
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