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Blog Entries - 2016

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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(Left to right): Susanne Mason, director of the Warren County Solid Waste Management District, Cathy Trevathan, LMHS principal; and Rachel Tilford, LM food service director.

LM recognized for recycling efforts

Posted on: December 30, 2016

Little Miami’s efforts to go green recently received recognition from a local agency. The Warren County Solid Waste Management District recently selected Little Miami Schools as one of four Warren County entities to receive Awards of Excellence. Each

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Holiday greetings to those overseas

Posted on: December 20, 2016

Just before heading out on winter break, families at Hamilton-Maineville Primary School made sure those serving overseas would have a happy holiday, too: They donated enough items to fill 118 Stockings for Soldiers, all of which are headed for a unit in

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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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Public input sought on planning survey

Posted on: November 3, 2016

Little Miami is seeking additional public input to the master planning process through a community survey. Consultants from Emersion DESIGN/Fanning Howey first rolled out this survey at the community meeting held on Tuesday, Nov. 1. The survey is now being

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Board schedules fall listening sessions

Posted on: October 31, 2016
Tags: Board of education

The Little Miami Local Schools Board of Education has set a new calendar of listening sessions, giving members of the public an opportunity to talk with board members in a non-school setting. The Board is entering its fourth year of hosting

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Tilford named OASBO Food Service Director of the Year

Posted on: October 22, 2016

Little Miami Food Service Director Rachel Tilford has been named the 2016 Outstanding Food Service Director of the Year by the Ohio Association of School Business Officials. Tilford, who is beginning her fourth year at Little Miami, was nominated for the

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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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Student project leads to 1st foam tray recycler in state

Posted on: October 19, 2016

What began as a Little Miami middle school research project has led to a first-of-its-kind Styrofoam tray recycler in Ohio. Little Miami is the first school district in the state to use a StyroGenie machine to create a closed-loop recycling system for the

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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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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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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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Reduce testing: LM joins with other districts on ESSA

Posted on: September 6, 2016

It is a call – again – for more local control. The Little Miami Local School District is joining other area districts that are members of the Greater Cincinnati School Advocacy Network (GCSAN) in voicing concern that state edicts continue to

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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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Board OKs contract with Emersion Design

Posted on: August 29, 2016

What does the future hold for Little Miami? The district’s Board of Education has begun working with a local firm to help answer that question and to create a master plan for the next five years and beyond. The Little Miami Board of Education recently

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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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Baldwin named WCSWCD Educator of Year

Posted on: August 25, 2016

A Little Miami educator’s ongoing efforts to teach her students about the wonders of nature have garnered her countywide recognition. Stephanie Baldwin, a sixth grade teacher at Little Miami Intermediate School, was recently named the Conservation

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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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Little Miami releases enhanced look at quality education

Posted on: September 12, 2016

This week, approximately 70 school districts throughout Ohio are releasing a more comprehensive, community-oriented companion to the state’s School District Report Card. Called a “Quality Profile,” the report includes additional

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