Members of the Southern Ohio Conference are seeking applicants to fill the position of SOC Commissioner. Please see the linked job description:
3 months ago, Portsmouth West High School
Senators, On Monday, April 8, 2024, at roughly 2:30 PM – 3:00 PM, we will experience a total solar eclipse. Totality (darkness) will last between 2 to 4 minutes. A total solar eclipse is a rare and spectacular event. The last total solar eclipse visible in Ohio was in 1806. The next total solar eclipse in Ohio will be in the year 2099. This is truly a once in a lifetime event. Due to the Total Solar Eclipse, Washington-Nile Local Schools will be dismissing early on April 8, 2024. • High School/Middle School will be dismissed at 11:45. • Elementary School will be dismissed at 12:45. • Extracurricular Activities/Athletic practices and home contests may begin at 5:00. • Buses traveling to extracurricular activities/athletic contests may leave at 4:30. Safety tips and information about the eclipse can be found at: Viewing glasses will be distributed to each student. All Washington-Nile Local School District Staff will be on a regular schedule. After student dismissal, teachers will have the remainder of the day to address the OIP and complete any necessary professional development. Building principals will distribute schedules.
4 months ago, Tony Bazler
Here is the board-approved Washington-Nile Local School District calendar for the 2024-2025 school year
4 months ago, Portsmouth West High School
24-25 district calendar
As a reminder: Parent-Teacher conferences will be held on Thursday – February 15, 2024 from 12:30pm until 5:30pm. Parents are encouraged to meet with teachers to discuss their child’s academic progress. Teachers will be participating in professional development activities on Thursday morning. There will be no school for student on Thursday or Friday. Enjoy your long weekend.
5 months ago, Tony Bazler
Washington-Nile schools will be holding a College Credit Plus information meeting on Wednesday, February 7th, 2024 at 6:00 pm in the High School Tiered Room. This is a mandatory meeting for new and returning College Credit Plus students in grades 6-11 and their parents. A representative from Shawnee State University will be on hand to explain the program and the process for applying. If you have any questions, please contact Guidance Counselors Mr. Conrad or Mrs. Emnett or refer to the following link:
6 months ago, Portsmouth West High School
We have been made aware of threats that were made by email to multiple schools in Ohio and nationally. We believe this is a hoax and our district has not received any threats, however; we take our job of student safety seriously. Please see the attached PDF from the South-Central Ohio Educational Service Center for more information:
7 months ago, WNLS District
Reminder: Our football team will be in regional playoffs this Friday versus the Heath Bulldogs. The game will be at Portsmouth West High School stadium; kickoff will be at 7:00pm. Because it is an Ohio High School Athletic Association event, passes will not be accepted (including student passes). Everyone entering the gate will need an OHSAA ticket. Discounted tickets are available online. Online adult tickets are $12.00 and online student tickets are $9.00. To secure tickets online, go to the then click the tickets tab, select football, select region 19 and scroll down to find our game. Admission at the gate is $15 for both adults and students. If you have any questions, you may contact the high school at (740) 858-1103.
9 months ago, Tony Bazler
The Scioto County Health Department will give the flu vaccine and the new COVID-19 Vaccine at Portsmouth West High School on Thursday, October 5 from 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The public is welcome! See the images for more information.
9 months ago, Portsmouth West High School
Reminder: Tuesday, September 5, 2023, will be a professional development day for teachers. School will not be in session for students. Enjoy you Labor Day weekend!
11 months ago, Tony Bazler
Welcome back to the 2023-24 school year, Senators! To see a message from the Superintendent about the improvements and changes we've made over the summer, please visit We're also happy to announce that students will get free access to athletic events for this school year. For more information and details visit
11 months ago, Tony Bazler
The Lady Senator Softball Team will be playing in a regional semi-final game on Wednesday (5/24/2023) at 2:00. The game will be in Chillicothe at Unioto High School. We will be dismissing school early. The high school and middle school will dismissed at 11:45, the elementary school will dismiss at 12:45. Good Luck Lady Senators
about 1 year ago, Tony Bazler
The Washington-Nile Local School District will be offering summer school. The Senator Summer Camp begins on July 10 and ends on August 3. The camp will be offered Monday-Thursday. The focus of the camp is reading and math (M-Th) with two Reward Trips. Transportation, breakfast, and lunch will be provided for all students. If interested, please fill out this form:
about 1 year ago, WNLS District
Washington-Nile Local School District will be closed today, Tuesday, April 18, due to a water break.
about 1 year ago, Portsmouth West High School
Summer is just around the corner! If you're interested in your student(s) attending Senator Summer Camp (our district summer-school program), please take a moment to fill out this short interest survey. This year's summer school dates will be from July 10th to August 3rd.
over 1 year ago, WNLS District
As a reminder, Portsmouth West Schools will be on Spring Break next week, April 3-7, 2023. Additionally, students will be dismissed two hours early on Friday, March 31, 2023. The early dismissal will give staff members time to complete required professional development. Thank you and enjoy time with your family during the break.
over 1 year ago, Tony Bazler
2023-24 District Calendar
over 1 year ago, Portsmouth West High School
23-24 Calendar
Friday – November 11, 2022 will be a “waiver day” for our district. Teachers will be participating in an in-service. There will be no school for students on Friday. Thank you to all of our Veterans and enjoy the long weekend.
over 1 year ago, Tony Bazler
As a reminder, parent-teacher conferences will take place this Thursday (September 29, 2022) from 1:00pm – 6:30pm. Teachers will be participating in an in-service on Thursday morning. There will be no school for students on Thursday or Friday. Enjoy the long weekend.
almost 2 years ago, Tony Bazler
Dear Parent or Guardian, The Washington-Nile School District will be implementing an extended learning after school program for the 2022/2023 school year. The monies will be used to implement an academic enrichment program entitled “BEYOND THE BELL.” “BEYOND THE BELL” will primarily focus on intervention and enrichment in the areas of math and reading. The program will service students in grades K-8. The program is set to begin the first session on September 18th, 2022 through December 8th, 2022. Session 2 will begin in January, 2023 and last until the end April 2023. Specific dates for Session 2 will be announced at a later date. Please review the “BEYOND THE BELL” calendars to see what days the program will be in session. If you have any questions or concerns about the program please contact Sheree Crandall, Program Coordinator at: Please view the following links for the bus drop off info and information packet:
almost 2 years ago, Portsmouth West High School
There was a false alarm that triggered a lock down at the high school earlier this morning. One of our safety devices was inadvertently activated. The technical issue was quickly resolved. There was not a threat on campus and students are on a regular schedule. Thank you for your understanding.
almost 2 years ago, Tony Bazler