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Sheridan High School (Thornville, Ohio)

Sheridan High School is a public high school in Thornville, Ohio. The school is located in Northern Perry County. Sheridan High School's teams are known as the Generals, and the school colors are red and gray.

Sheridan High School
8725 Sheridan Road NW

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United States
Coordinates40°3′42″N 83°3′28″W / 40.06167°N 83.05778°W / 40.06167; -83.05778Coordinates: 40°3′42″N 83°3′28″W / 40.06167°N 83.05778°W / 40.06167; -83.05778
TypePublic, Coeducational high school
School districtNorthern Local School District
SuperintendentThomas Perkins
PrincipalLisa Householder
Enrollment697 (2016-17)[1]
Color(s)Red and Grey         
Athletics conferenceMuskingum Valley League (MVL)
SportsGolf, Football, Cheerleading, Track and Field, Cross Country, Basketball, Gymnastics, Softball, Baseball, Wrestling, Soccer
Team nameGenerals
RivalNew Lexington High School
NewspaperThe General Idea
YearbookThe Sentinel
Athletic DirectorLance Dupler
Sheridan Publications AdvisorRebekah Yzenski

Three area schools (Glenford, Somerset, and Thornville) were combined in 1960 to form the Northern Local School District. Sheridan High School became the only high school in the new district. When the high school opened in 1960, 378 students walked through the doors.[2]


  1. ^ "Sheridan High School". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved March 11, 2019.
  2. ^ 1975 Sentinel, Vol. 15 (Sheridan High School Yearbook)

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