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Preschool and Kindergarten Registration are open for the 2024 - 2025 School Year

For the registration information go to REGISTRATION INFORMATION and click on the link for more information.


Final Forms

Southern Local Schools forms for the 2024-25 school year will be online. If you are a parent with a returning student, please use your existing parent portal login to complete or update your student(s) forms at this time.

If you are new to Southern Local or are enrolling your student for the first time as Southern Local, please complete the online forms by creating a new account by clicking on the link below.

Guides for accounts for parents with students currently attending Southern Local and new students are provided below.

Click on the picture for the Final Forms Website.

Click on the Current Student Parent or New Students Parent to view the guide to set up and complete the online forms.

If you need assistance with Final Forms or the enrollment process, please contact the Administrative Building at 330-679-2343 ext. 4200

Thank you! 

Final Forms online forms


Preschool Registration is now open. Please complete the information in the link below to indicate your interest in enrolling your child into the Preschool Programming here at Southern Local for the Fall of 2024. Spots are limited and will be filled on a first come first serve basis beginning with 4 or 5 year old students. Once you have completed the link below, Mrs. Sampson will contact you in May to begin the registration process. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Sampson, Preschool Coordinator at the Administration Offices at 330-679-2343 ext. 4100 or by email at kristy.sampson@slindians.org . Please make sure to leave your name, child's name, and contact phone number.

Thank you!

2024-2025 Preschool Registration Form


Prospective student must be 3, 4, or 5 years old by August 1st of the current school year. Parent/Guardian must bring:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Shot Records
  • Proof of Residency (utility bill, rent/mortgage receipt)
  • Proof of Income
  • Custody Documents (if applicable)

Preschool need documents



Kindergarten Registration


2023 - 2O23 SCHOOL YEAR


Families interested in open enrollment to Southern Local Schools may contact the Superintendent's Office to obtain open enrollment information. Please contact Mrs. Tammy Phillips at 330-679-2343 ext. 4003 or by email at tammy.phillips@slindians.org.

Documents Needed to Enroll Open Enrollment Student

Contact Mrs. Tsesmilles in the Admin building to make an appointment. To contact Mrs. Phillips call 330 679-2343 ext. 4003

Before your appointment please collect the following information to bring with when registering your child/children.

1. Previous school information including the phone number.

2. Proof of residency: utility bill, rent/mortgage receipt)

3. Child's/Children's Birth Certificate

4. Custody Documents (if applicable)

5. Child's/Children's IEP (if applicable)

6. Shot records

December 1, 2023

The full financial report for the Southern Local School District has been completed and is available for public inspection at the Treasurer's Office located at 38095 State Route 39, Salineville, OH  43945.

Click here to view the financial report

Employment Opportunities

Employment posting

K-12 Intervention Specialist

The Southern Local School District is looking for a K-12 Intervention Specialist for the 2024-2025 school year. Interested applicants need to email a resume and credentials to tammy.phillips@slindians.org or mail them to Southern Local Schools, 38095 State Route 39, Salineville, OH 43945 Attention: Tammy.

Paraprofessional substitutes needed

Safety Information

Tip line

Provided through the Department of Public Safety is a:

  • 24/7 hotline
  • Anonymous reporting
  • Text or Call feature
  • Trained analysts receive the texts/calls
  • Anyone can report: students/parents/teachers/administrators
  • All tips are reported to the Ohio Safety Center and Ohio Department of Education

The Safer Ohio Tip Lines allows anonymous sharing of information with school officials and law enforcement about threats to student safety. This includes:

  • Bullying and harassment incidents
  • Self-harm or suicidal sentiments
  • Unusual/apprehensive behavior of students or staff
  • Verbal or written threats observed toward students, faculty, or schools
  • Weapons/suspicious devices on or near school grounds
  • Drug and alcohol usage/possession on school premises
  • Alarming social media observations
  • Any other school safety related concerns

Call or Text



Tip Hotline poster


2023-2024 Parent/Guardian Survey

2023 - 2024 Survey

We are collecting parent/guardian input for the planning of the 2023-2024 school year. Please take a moment to complete the survey. We appreciate your partnership in your child's learning process. Click on the Parent/Guardian Survey icon to the left to begin the survey.

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Vision Statement

"Southern Local will be a safe place of excellence, where all students are connected and striving to reach their full potential."

Mission Statement

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