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LMIS hosts parent session on digital safety

Posted on: November 8, 2016

As a parent or guardian, are you concerned with how technology has changed the way students communicate? Little Miami will host on special parent information session presented by CBTS on digital safety on Monday, Jan. 23 at 6:30 p.m. at the intermediate

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Schedule your parent-teacher conference

Posted on: September 13, 2016

Little Miami High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, Sept. 15 from 3:30 to 7:00 p.m. Parents may schedule their conference times here: https://ptcfast.com/schools/Little_Miami_High_School

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LMHS student ambassadors say welcome

Posted on: September 7, 2016

The teenage years can be rough. But if you’re a teenager and are starting the year at a brand new school, things can be even worse. The people at Little Miami High School know this, and have started a new program to help smooth out what can be a tough

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Schedule your parent-teacher conference

Posted on: August 23, 2016

Little Miami High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, Sept. 15 from 3:30 to 7:00 p.m. Parents may schedule their conference times here: https://ptcfast.com/schools/Little_Miami_High_School

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Update transportation enrollment forms by July 31

Posted on: July 14, 2016

Since frequent changes in transportation increase the possibility of putting students in an unsafe situation, the Little Miami Local School District has updated its transportation policies. All students will be dropped off at their home address unless a

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LM on 90-min delay for Wednesday, Feb. 10

Posted on: February 9, 2016

Little Miami Local Schools will be on a 90-minute delay on Wednesday, Feb. 10 due to inclement weather. Students will begin their school day 90 minutes later than the typical day and morning bus service will run on a 90-minute delay as well. Morning

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Info about early release for Friday, Jan. 22

Posted on: January 21, 2016

The Little Miami Local School District will release students two hours earlier than usual on Friday, Jan. 22 due to possible heavy snowfall.Afternoon kindergarten and afternoon preschool will be canceled. Morning kindergarten will be released one hour

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LMHS to host conferences, college fair

Posted on: January 4, 2016

Little Miami High School students and families should save space on their calendar for Thursday, Jan. 21, when the high school will host two informational events along with parent-teacher conferences. Sign up for conferences here. On conference night, LMHS

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LMHS exam schedule announced

Posted on: November 28, 2016

Little Miami High School has announced its exam schedule for December.  Dec. 12:      Regular Schedule    Dec. 15   ETEH 7:15-7:46             5th Period Exam

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Chorales hosting holiday concert

Posted on: November 27, 2016

Get into the holiday spirit with a special concert by the Little Miami High School choral music program. The Select Women's Chorale and Select Mixed Choir will host "Candlelight Christmas" on Monday, Dec. 12 at 7 p.m. in the LMHS octagon. Donations are

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Join LMHS for Holiday Fair

Posted on: November 27, 2016

Calling all holiday shoppers: Enjoy a wide variety of local vendors at the Jolly Holiday Fair at Little Miami High School Dec. 3 from 9 a.m. to noon. Shop with local vendors, bid on raffle items and stroll the displays with a cup of hot chocolate. The

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Get tickets for Breakfast with Santa on Dec. 3

Posted on: November 26, 2016

Little Miami High School Student Government is sponsoring Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, Dec. 3rd from 8-11 a.m. at the high school. The event promises to be full of holiday cheer with a little something for everyone. The Jolly Holiday

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Register for parent-teacher conferences

Posted on: November 8, 2016

Little Miami High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, Nov. 17 from 3:30 to 7 p.m. Parents may schedule their conference times here: https://ptcfast.com/schools/Little_Miami_High_School.

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Financial aid night Nov. 10

Posted on: November 8, 2016

The Little Miami High School Counseling Department will host a financial aid night and FAFSA workshop on Thursday, Nov. 10 beginning at 6 p.m. in room 136. Information will be shared about financial aid awareness and how to fill out the Free Application for

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Juniors to take practice ACT on Nov. 14

Posted on: November 8, 2016

All Little Miami high school juniors will take a practice ACT test on Monday, Nov. 14 during school hours.  This is a free practice test for students to help them prepare for the state-required ACT test on Apr. 19, 2017. The test will be completed

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ETEH for all sophomores week of Oct. 31

Posted on: October 31, 2016

All sophomores are required to attend ETEH (7:15-7:45) during the week of Oct. 31-Nov. 3.  Students’ schedules are based off of their advisory teacher. The schedule is below: Oct. 31 LMC- Woodruff, Craig, Burroughs 123- Lovins, LaPille 219-

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ETEH for all sophomores week of Oct. 31

Posted on: October 31, 2016

All sophomores are required to attend ETEH (7:15-7:45) during the week of Oct. 31-Nov. 3.  Students’ schedules are based off of their advisory teacher. The schedule is below: Oct. 31 LMC- Woodruff, Craig, Burroughs 123- Lovins, LaPille 219-

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Say Something Week Oct. 24-28

Posted on: October 22, 2016

All violent acts are preventable. The best way to stop a violent act? Say something. During the week of October 24-28, students at Little Miami High School and Junior High School -- along with schools around the country -- will participate in Say Something

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4th annual Band Fest Oct. 22

Posted on: October 20, 2016

If the best part of a Friday night for you is the halftime marching band show, you're going to love what's coming this Saturday! On Saturday, Oct. 22, the Little Miami Marching Band will host its 4th annual Band Fest at Hi-Five Field. Eleven marching bands

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LMHS Drama to present 'Sleepy Hollow' Oct. 27, 29, 30

Posted on: October 18, 2016

The leaves are turning, the weather has cooled and a young person's fancy turns . . . spookiness! Just in time for Halloween, the Little Miami High School Drama Department has just the thing -- a presentation of "The Headless Horseman of Sleepy

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Battle of the T-shirt Contest - Deadline extended

Posted on: October 12, 2016

The deadline has been extended for the  Battle of the T-shirt design contest for all freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors, sponsored by the Little Miami High School PTO. The deadline to submit an entry has been extended until Oct. 28. If

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LMHS sponsoring drug abuse roundtable

Posted on: October 12, 2016

Little Miami High School will host a family informational night on drug abuse and the heroin epidemic on Wednesday, Nov. 2 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The high school will screen the film "Chasing the Dragon," a short documentary by the Federal Bureau of

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Master plan community meetings scheduled

Posted on: October 5, 2016

Little Miami has been working on a master plan for the future and the district needs your input. The public is invited to a series of community meetings discussing the future of Little Miami Schools. All meetings will be held in the Little Miami High School

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Fox, Moore awarded scholarships

Posted on: September 27, 2016

Elizabeth Fox and Kassidy Moore, 2016 graduates of Little Miami High School, were recently awarded scholarships to attend Sinclair Community College. Fox and Moore were recognized at a scholarship reception at the Sinclair Conference Center in downtown

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Get ready for Homecoming week Sept. 26-30

Posted on: September 22, 2016

The march toward a Homecoming victory against Northwest begins with Spirit Week, Sept. 26-30. Students are invited to dress according to the Spirit Week schedule: Monday, Sept. 26: Red, White and Blue Monday Tuesday, Sept. 27: Time Travel Tuesday-Dress

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Performing on the world stage: Little Miami Chorale

Posted on: September 15, 2016

There are high school choirs, and there is Little Miami. Under the direction of Sarah Baker, the Little Miami vocal music program has built such a reputation for excellence that both Baker and her singers are sought-after performers, not just locally, but on

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Nguyen named National Merit Semifinalist

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Little Miami High School is proud to announce that a high-achieving senior has again won recognition for her academic achievement. Senior Lien Nguyen has been selected to receive the Honda-Ohio State University Math Medal Award for the class of 2017 and was

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LM Eagle Scouts bettering schools, community

Posted on: September 7, 2016

Over the years, the Little Miami school district has been the beneficiary of hundreds of hours volunteer service on the part of local organizations, whether done by PTOs, churches or other groups. But the young men who choose to serve the district and their

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LM Eagle Scouts bettering schools, community

Posted on: September 7, 2016

Over the years, the Little Miami school district has been the beneficiary of hundreds of hours volunteer service on the part of local organizations, whether done by PTOs, churches or other groups. But the young men who choose to serve the district and their

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Planned power outage Sept. 1

Posted on: August 29, 2016

Little Miami Schools will once again this year participate in the PowerShare program sponsored by Duke Energy. As a participant in the program, Little Miami agrees to briefly shut down power at planned peak times, and in exchange, receives a rebate from Duke.

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Planned power outage Sept. 1

Posted on: August 29, 2016

Little Miami Schools will once again this year participate in the PowerShare program sponsored by Duke Energy. As a participant in the program, Little Miami agrees to briefly shut down power at planned peak times, and in exchange, receives a rebate from Duke.

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Text message service to begin Sept. 14

Posted on: August 26, 2016

The Little Miami Local School District will soon offer a new text messaging service to our families beginning on Sept. 14. Little Miami uses SchoolMessenger to deliver email newsletters and all-call messages, and now will begin using the same service to send

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Little Miami ranks high for graduation rate, ACT

Posted on: August 19, 2016

Little Miami’s graduation rate and average ACT scores are some of the best of all high schools in southwest Ohio, according to rankings published recently by Cincy Magazine. According to the magazine’s recent 2016 Best Schools issue, Little

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New administrators join Little Miami

Posted on: August 16, 2016

Little Miami Local Schools has welcomed several new faces to lead buildings and programs for the 2016-2017 school year. Four new administrators began their first year at Little Miami on Aug. 10, two of whom – Dan Distel and Nate Mahon - were hired

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LMHS Picture Day Aug. 12

Posted on: August 7, 2016

Back to school time means time for fall pictures. Picture day for Little Miami High School is Friday, Aug. 12.

See the informational flier for more info and directions on how to order online.

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Career Center students start Aug. 11, 12

Posted on: August 6, 2016

The first day of school for Warren County Career Center juniors is Aug. 11, 2016. The first day of school for WCCC seniors is Aug. 12. The office will be open daily between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. If you have any concerns or questions, please feel

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Nguyen earns perfect ACT score

Posted on: July 1, 2016

Little Miami High School rising senior Lien Nguyen recently achieved a rare feat: She earned a perfect score of 36 on the ACT national college admissions exam. While the actual number of students across the country earning a composite score of 36 varies from

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School offices closed until July 27

Posted on: June 15, 2016

Offices at most Little Miami school buildings are now closed for summer. Offices will reopen on July 27, 2016. The high school office will be open on weekdays from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. throughout the summer. The Little Miami central office and

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Baker to be guest clinician in Rome

Posted on: June 14, 2016

Sarah Baker, the director of the Little Miami High School vocal music program, has been invited to serve as a guest clinician at the Musica Eterna Roma International Choral Competition and Festival in Rome, Italy, this July. Baker will be presenting

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Garn accepted to leadership program

Posted on: June 10, 2016

Karen Garn, a rising senior at Little Miami High School, has been selected to be among the 1,000 attendees at West Point’s prestigious Summer Leaders Experience in June. More than 5,000 juniors nationwide applied to SLE, which offers outstanding high

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Lewis, Marshall now Project SEARCH grads

Posted on: June 10, 2016

Two more Little Miami students have celebrated their graduations, this time from the Warren County Career Center's Project SEARCH. Project SEARCH is a program for students with special needs that equips students with employability and job skills. The

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Save the date: 2016-17 Open House times announced

Posted on: May 25, 2016

Open house dates for the 2016-2017 School Year: Salem Twp. Primary & Elementary School Preschool: Monday, Aug. 8, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Kindergarten: Monday, Aug. 8, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Third Grade: Tuesday, Aug. 9, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Fourth Grade: Tuesday, Aug.

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Honors English classes have summer assignments

Posted on: May 25, 2016

Honors English students at Little Miami High School have reading assignments for the summer. These assignments are for honors English students only. AP English Honors English 11 (additional instructions to sign up for Remind) Honors English

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Congratulations and farewell to Class of 2016

Posted on: May 24, 2016

On Sunday, May 22, the Little Miami High School Class of 2016 graduated. This year’s class of 278 received more than $6 million in scholarship offers and plans to begin the next chapter in their lives at college, in the military or in the

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Class of 2016 garners $6 million in offers

Posted on: May 17, 2016

Seniors from the Little Miami High School were recently honored for outstanding achievement and for garnering dozens of scholarships from local organizations. The Class of 2016 was offered more than $6 million in scholarships to colleges and

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Final exam schedule posted

Posted on: May 10, 2016

With less than two weeks left in the school year, it's time to think about final exams. Here's the class schedule for those days: Monday, May 23                    ETEH 7:15-7:46 a.m. 1st Period Exam

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Seniors win Alumni Scholarship

Posted on: May 1, 2016

It is a case of the future getting a helping hand from the past. The Little Miami Alumni Association awarded each of three LMHS graduating seniors a $750 scholarship Saturday night at the annual alumni dinner at Bel-Wood Country Club. Seniors Mandy

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AP exam schedule announced

Posted on: May 1, 2016

Students enrolled in AP courses are preparing and reviewing for the Advanced Placement Tests in May.  Students will be tested on the following dates: May 2: AP Chemistry May 3: AP Physics May 4: AP English Literature & Composition May 5: AP

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Students enjoy Daylight Prom

Posted on: April 30, 2016

Daylight Prom is very special day for some very special Little Miami students. All morning before the big dance, classrooms at Little Miami became styling studios for special needs teens. Young men put on ties and young ladies put on sparkling gowns.

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U4U hosts fundraiser

Posted on: April 29, 2016

Come out, eat some wings and help a great cause at the same time. The Little Miami Unified for Uganda Club will host a fundraiser at the Harper's Station Buffalo Wild Wings store on Wednesday, May 4 beginning at 11 a.m. Ten percent of a customer's total

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DI team headed to globals

Posted on: April 29, 2016

A perennial top finishing Destination Imagination team from Little Miami has added yet another title to their record. The LMHS DI Team Players, made up of Gianna Fontanella, Isabel Davidson, Tejas Dinesh, Toby Davidson and Jacob Boldman, won first place out

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Student artist creates Fest poster

Posted on: April 22, 2016

This weekend’s Fine Art Festival will feature hundreds of pieces of visual art from Little Miami students in all grade levels, but there will be one special piece of art that won’t be hanging with the others. For the past two years, the Fine Arts

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Tullis wins Walter Award for Warren County

Posted on: April 19, 2016

A high-achieving Little Miami senior got a pleasant surprise recently when she received not one but two awards for her outstanding academic performance. Maggie Tullis was selected as the winner of the Franklin B. Walter Award, presented by the Warren County

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6 selected for Buckeye Boys State

Posted on: April 18, 2016

Little Miami High School juniors Daniel Birdsall, Josh Davidson, Jake McCormick, Garrett Reese, Nick Stacey and Joe York have been selected for Buckeye Boys State this summer. They were in competition with students from other schools, and were interviewed by

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LM singers readying for spring shows

Posted on: April 13, 2016

In just a few short weeks, a select group of Little Miami vocalists will be journeying to the Eternal City, but before they go, those of us without a passport can enjoy some of these heavenly voices closer to home. Although they are practicing diligently for

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LM students earn SkillsUSA berths

Posted on: April 13, 2016

The Warren County Career Center will send 36 students including eight Little Miami students to the Ohio 2016 SkillsUSA Leadership Conference. Some competed at the regional level to qualify to advance to state competition, and other contests begin at the state

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BPA winners going to nationals

Posted on: April 13, 2016

Seven Little Miami students have advanced to national-level competition after finishing in the top five at the Business Professionals of America Ohio Leadership Conference last month. Students in business, information technology and digital media arts

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Fine Arts Festival coming Apr. 23

Posted on: April 8, 2016

The gymnasium at Little Miami High School has played host to dances, basketball games and pep rallies over the years. But on Saturday, April 23, the gym will be transformed into a display space for more than 1,000 pieces of art. The Little Miami Fine Arts

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State assessments at LM begin Apr. 11

Posted on: March 31, 2016

The Little Miami Local School District will begin administering state assessments on Monday, Apr. 11. Federal and state laws require all districts to assess all students in specific grades and courses. Little Miami students in grades 3­-10 will take both

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Junior parent night Apr. 21

Posted on: March 31, 2016

Parents of LMHS juniors are invited to Junior Parent Night on Thursday, Apr. 21 at 6:30 p.m.

Parents of juniors will receive information about senior year, the college admissions process and their students' Naviance registration information.

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'Oklahoma!' coming Apr. 8, 9, 10

Posted on: March 31, 2016

Dust off those boots and saddle up for a musical adventure as Little Miami High School Theater presents Rodgers & Hammerstein's "Oklahoma!" on Apr. 8, 9 and 10. Rodgers & Hammerstein’s first collaboration remains, in many ways, their most

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Immunization requirements updated for 7th, 12th graders

Posted on: March 29, 2016

The Ohio Department of Health has revised the school immunization requirements for students entering 7th and 12th grades for the 2016-2017 school year. All students are to receive an additional dose of Tdap (Tetanus, Diphtheria and Pertussis) vaccine

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Operation Street Smart drug education event Apr. 3

Posted on: March 16, 2016

Heroin. Marijuana. Meth. Bath salts. These substances are in the headlines on a daily basis. To better inform parents and the community on the present danger of drugs and drug abuse, Little Miami Local Schools will host an informational session on Sunday,

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Class creates creative writing website

Posted on: March 15, 2016

Punch in 140 characters. Craft a great caption. Blog a scintillating post. No matter which one you do, you’re still writing and it is worth doing well. LMHS teacher Kasey Cole’s Advanced Creative Writing class has moved beyond social media posts

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LMHS yearbooks now on sale

Posted on: March 14, 2016

You can Instagram your life, but those photos just get buried in your feed. You can Snapchat your life, but seriously, whose life is lived in 10 second bursts? To capture meaningful moments, especially the days of your time at Little Miami High School,

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Priesler named National Merit finalist

Posted on: February 26, 2016

A Little Miami High School senior was recently notified that she has been named a finalist in the National Merit Scholarship Program. Little Miami senior Nicole Preisler has advanced to the final round with 15,000 other finalists from

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Time for 2016-2017 class registration

Posted on: February 18, 2016

Even though it is only February, it's time to start thinking about classes for the 2016-2017 school year. Little Miami High School students will soon begin registering for classes. Download the 2016-2017 Little Miami High School course guide or view it

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Gevedon wins DAR award

Posted on: February 17, 2016

Those who know Olivia Gevedon know she’s a good citizen. Now there’s official recognition.   The Little Miami senior has won the Daughters of the American Revolution’s Good Citizen Essay Contest for the Turtle Creek chapter. She has

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Sign up for parent/teacher conferences

Posted on: February 16, 2016

Sign up for parent-teacher conferences at Little Miami High School for Feb. 18.

Click the link to sign up: https://www.ptcfast.com/schools/Little_Miami_High_School

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BPA winners headed to state

Posted on: February 9, 2016

Little Miami High School will send a dozen representatives to state level competition after they advanced from the Region 17 Business Professionals of America competition at the Warren County Career Center last month. Business Professionals of America is a

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ACT Aspire results going home Feb. 19

Posted on: February 9, 2016

On Friday, Feb. 19, freshmen at Little Miami High School will be receiving the results of the ACT Aspire test they took in the fall. Little Miami uses the ACT Aspire test to measure student growth, as well as to provide a fairly accurate predictor score of

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LMHS choirs in demand

Posted on: February 2, 2016

The vocal music program at Little Miami High School has an international reputation for excellence, thanks to the hard work of the vocalists and the leadership of Sarah Baker. The choirs have received several honors in recent weeks: Seven LM select choir

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Martin, Phillips, Nethers: LMHS School Counselors

Posted on: February 1, 2016

Feb. 1-5, 2016 is National School Counselors Week and to mark the occasion, here is a quick Q & A with the Little Miami High School counselors, Tammy Martin, Brandy Phillips and Jessica Nethers. Tammy Martin Q. How long have you been a counselor at

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Little Miami hosting Parent Resource Fair for gifted students

Posted on: January 28, 2016

Little Miami parents looking for resources for their gifted students should mark March 5 on their calendars: That's the date of the Hamilton County ESC's Parent Resource Fair, to be held at Little Miami Intermediate School from 9 a.m. to noon. Parents will

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Getting ready for high school

Posted on: January 28, 2016

The time is quickly approaching for Little Miami eighth graders to be thinking about high school. Incoming freshmen orientation will be held Thursday, Feb. 18 during the school day. On that date, the high school counselors and administrators will be meeting

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Delayed start on Thursday, Jan. 28

Posted on: January 20, 2016

Little Miami Local Schools will be on a scheduled 90-minute delayed start on Thursday, Jan. 28 for the purpose of teacher in-service. Students will begin their school day 90 minutes later than the typical day and morning bus service will run on a 90-minute

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Students proudly represent LM at honor band

Posted on: January 18, 2016

Little Miami was well represented at the Jan. 17 Ohio Music Education Association District 13 honor band concerts at Mason High School. Nineteen LM high school and junior high school band students were selected to be part of the honor band after auditioning

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LM hires new HS asst. principal/football coach

Posted on: January 14, 2016

A new face will be seen on the sidelines of Hi-Five Field next fall after the Little Miami Board of Education hired a new leader for the Panther football program at its Jan. 13 special meeting. The Board voted 5-0 to hire Nathan Mahon, current head football

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Exchange students bring international flavor to LMHS

Posted on: January 8, 2016

The hallways of Little Miami High School have a more international flavor this year thanks to young people visiting from other countries. Five international exchange students have attended classes at LMHS this year in order to improve their English skills,

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1st semester report cards now online

Posted on: January 6, 2016

First semester report cards for Little Miami High School students are now posted online in ProgressBook.

Parents and students may log in and click "Report Card" on the left side.

Those desiring a hard copy of their report card may contact Mary Mullins at (513) 899-2264, ext. 20447 to receive one.

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Bray's Sports Closet honors Thornbury

Posted on: January 5, 2016

A late Little Miami student’s giving spirit is living on through a special program designed to help those who are less fortunate in Warren County. The Countryside YMCA in Lebanon has opened Bray’s Sports Closet, a sporting goods outreach program

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