National Trail

School Fact Sheet (pdf)

Who We Are

The mission of the National Trail Local School District is to provide quality educational opportunities that encourage individuals to achieve their maximum potential, promote lifelong learning and develop responsible and productive citizens in an ever-changing global society.

National Trail is made up of students from New Paris, Ohio; Eldorado, Ohio and West Manchester, Ohio; along with all of Jefferson Township, Monroe Township, and Jackson Township.

The National Trail Local School District serves approximately 1100 students and is located in one K-12 Complex at 6940 Oxford-Gettysburg Road in New Paris, Ohio.

National Trail is 112 Square Miles and 100% of our staff is Highly Qualified.

Learning With Us

  • Multiple College Credit Plus classes available onsite at HS
  • CBI offered for students that allows for an Occupational Work Adjustment Program
  • Art, Music, Physical Education classes are taught by specialists including Marching, Concert and Steel Band Opportunities
  • National Trail has a strong working partnership with the Miami Valley Career Technology Center
  • Spanish and French is available for students to learn on campus
  • K-12 Success Liaison and Mental Health Supports available in the District
  • Open Enrollment is available
  • High implementation of technology including: 1 to 1 Student Technology, Interactive Whiteboards and iPads

Awards & Achievements

  • High School ranked by US News and World Report as a top-performing school since 2014
  • Yearly qualifiers in several sports at the District, Regional and State level
  • The Blazers have captured over 55 league championships through the years
  • 95.7% Graduation Rate since 2013-2014 School Year
  • Graduates awarded in excess of half a million in scholarships during the 2018-2019 School Year
  • Nationally and State recognized FFA program

Extracurricular Activities

Fall Sports

  • Football (MS/HS)
  • Volleyball (MS/HS)
  • Girls Soccer
  • Cross Country (MS/HS)
  • Golf

Winter Sports

  • Basketball (MS/HS)
  • Wrestling (MS/HS)
  • Swimming

Spring Sports

  • Baseball
  • Softball
  • Track & Field (MS/HS)

School Organizations

  • Cheerleading
  • Foreign Language Club
  • Yearbook
  • Renaissance
  • National Honor Society
  • Drama Club
  • Art Club
  • FFA
  • Quiz Bowl
  • Student Council
  • Science Olympiad

Performing Arts

  • Marching and Concert Band
  • Choir
  • Steel Band
  • Drama
  • Color Guard and Winter Guard

Contact Us

National Trail High School
937-437-3333 x1200

National Trail Middle School
937-437-3333 x1300

National Trail Elementary School
937-437-3333 x1400

National Trail District Office
937-437-3333 x1106

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