District News

Blog Entries - October 2020

Rachel with Girls

Feeding Little Miami Students for Success

Posted on: October 30, 2020

COVID-19 has enhanced many challenges throughout the community. However, here at Little Miami, our team of dedicated and child-focused staff members are always looking to take their abilities one step further. Food Services Director, Mrs. Rachel Tilford, and

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picture of Izaak Montoya

Congratulations to Izaak Montoya - National Merit Semi-Finalist

Posted on: October 29, 2020

Congratulations are in order for LMHS Senior, Izaak Montoya! Izaak has earned the recognition of National Merit Semifinalist, an achievement only 16,000 high school students across the nation earned this year. Izaak is among an elite academic group of high

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board of education meeting - October 27 at 7

Board of Education Meeting

Posted on: October 25, 2020

The Little Miami Local Schools Board of Education will meet in regular session on Tuesday, October 27th at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held virtually and will be broadcast on Facebook Live. See the agenda HERE.

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students with drawings

Bringing Social Emotional Learning into the Classroom

Posted on: October 23, 2020

2020 has shown all of us just how important mental health is to our success in life, at home, and at work/school. Recognizing that self-care is vital to mental health and wellness, Little Miami wanted to find a way to supporting teachers and staff in their

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students walking at LMHS

Little Miami High School Wins 2020 College Success Award

Posted on: October 22, 2020

We are proud to announce that LMHS has received GreatSchools.org’ 2020 College Success Award! The College Success Award recognizes and celebrates high schools, like ours, that demonstrate excellence in ensuring students are prepared to succeed in

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graduate gets her diploma

A Graduation Ceremony 15 Years in the Making

Posted on: October 19, 2020

Friday, October 16th was a special day at Little Miami Central Office! Fifteen years after her intended graduation, Mrs. Jessica Virdi received her high school diploma at a small, socially distant ceremony. Going back to school while juggling motherhood and

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free meals extended information with picture of lunch

Free Meals Extended Through End of 2020-2021 School Year

Posted on: October 13, 2020

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is extending flexibilities to allow free meals to continue to be available to all children throughout the entire 2020-2021 school year. This unprecedented move is part of USDA’s unwavering commitment

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Rain barrel with koala

Rain Barrel Art Project - Congrats to Art Teacher Amy Ehlers!

Posted on: October 8, 2020

Our LM Art Teachers are true artists! 3rd and 4th grade Salem Township Art Teacher Amy Ehlers was selected for a third year to participate in the Cincinnati Zoo's Rain Barrel Art Project. This project was created as a way to promote the use of rain barrels

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spooktacular book fair

Salem Township Spooktacular BOOk Fair

Posted on: October 8, 2020

It’s time for our Scholastic SPOOKTACULAR BOOk Fair! Don’t be scared, grab a good BOOk!! The Book Fair (set-up in the 3/4 Gym) will run from October 7th through October 23rd. Students can purchase their favorite books during their

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Important VLA/In-Person Update

2nd Semester VLA/In-Person Learning

Posted on: October 7, 2020

As indicated prior to the start of school, LM students have the option of changing learning platforms (VLA or in-person) at semester break. Students who are satisfied with their current learning platform do not need to do anything to remain in that

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Boy Scout Troop 838 pose at the new Outdoor Education Center.

Outdoor Education Center Now Open!

Posted on: October 5, 2020

Over the course of the last year, 7th Grade Science and Social Studies Teacher, Mrs. Finn, has been hard at work with Boy Scout Troop #838 and their leader, Mr. Blow, to create an outdoor education center behind the Junior High Building. As part of Mrs.

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Students discuss children, education and social justice issues.

Service Learning & Leadership Class Launches Non-Profit Assistance Projects

Posted on: October 2, 2020

The Service Learning & Leadership class at LMJS has embarked upon their semester-long project of identifying, studying, and finding ways to help improve the outcome of social issues that impact our community. This student-lead, project-based class began

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LMIS Staff member with a sign that reads: Consider this an air hug!

Start with Hello Week

Posted on: October 1, 2020

Start With Hello is a prevention program launched by the Sandy Hook Promise that teaches children and teens how to be more socially inclusive & connected to each other. Start With Hello teaches empathy and empowers students to end social isolation by

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