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Blog Entries - 2019

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Shark Tank: Building entrepreneurs

Posted on: April 5, 2019

Ever thought to yourself, "Why didn't I think of that?" Or better yet: "I could do this so much better." The inventor's mindset is behind the popular television show "Shark Tank," and is also behind a similar version of the show that took place at Little

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LMHS Theatre presents 'The Little Mermaid'

Posted on: April 5, 2019

Join Little Miami High School Theatre for a colorful adventure under the sea as they present “The Little Mermaid” April 11-14. Rebellious teenage mermaid Ariel is fascinated with life on land. On one of her visits to the surface, which are

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Central office dedication April 8

Posted on: April 4, 2019

Students, families and community members are invited to the official dedication of the new Little Miami central office facility at Maineville Crossing on Monday, April 8. A dedication ceremony will held at 6 p.m. and a public open house will follow until 8

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Rep. Chabot shares book with students

Posted on: April 4, 2019

A special story time guest read to first and second graders at Harlan-Butlerville Primary School recently when a United States Congressman visited the school. U.S. Rep. Steve Chabot visited the school on March 28 and read the book House Mouse, Senate

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Fiona illustrator to visit Maineville

Posted on: April 3, 2019

New York Time's best selling illustrator Richard Cowdrey, best known for "Bad Dog, Marley" and "Fiona" about the Cincinnati Zoo's famous hippo, will visit Harlan-Butlerville Primary School Thursday, May 16 and Hamilton-Maineville Primary School on Friday, May

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6th grade parent night April 4

Posted on: April 3, 2019

With just a short time left in the 2018-19 school year, it's time to think ahead for sixth grade students who will be moving up to the junior high school. A parent night will be held Thursday, April 4 at 6 p.m. for current 6th graders and their families.

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Baker named Ohio honor choir director

Posted on: March 19, 2019

Little Miami High School choir director Sarah Baker was recently selected to lead the best and brightest vocalists not just at Little Miami, but across the state of Ohio. Baker was appointed director of the High School Women's Honor Chorus of the 2019

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LM Board recognized by OSBA

Posted on: March 18, 2019

The Little Miami Board of Education recently received recognition for having achieved the “Gold Level” for effective school boards from the Ohio School Boards Association. To reach this level, boards must complete at least 23 of 26 selection

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Celebrating the abilities of all

Posted on: March 18, 2019

Wouldn't the world be a little bit better if we could celebrate one another's gifts and abilities? That was the idea behind Different Abilities Awareness Week at Harlan-Butlerville Primary School Feb. 25-March 1. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, one in

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LMHS teacher Mark LaPille passes away

Posted on: February 24, 2019

The Little Miami Schools community is mourning the loss of one of its most beloved educators after teacher Mark LaPille passed away on Sunday, Feb. 24. LaPille, a high school math teacher and coach best known for his quirky sense of humor and heart of gold,

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Nguyen, others win BPA regional awards

Posted on: February 21, 2019

A Little Miami High School senior will advance to state-level competition after recently winning his category at the Business Professionals of America Ohio Regional Conference. Brandon Nguyen placed first in the Microsoft Network Management category and will

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Operation Military Angels helping service members

Posted on: February 12, 2019

Members of the United States Armed Services soon will be receiving care packages from the Little Miami area thanks to the efforts of a high school junior with a desire to help others. All buildings in the Little Miami Local School district are currently

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Power restored at LMJH

Posted on: February 8, 2019

Little Miami Jr. High School experienced a power outage at approximately 10:30 a.m. this morning. Duke Energy reported that the main line to the school had been downed by a fallen tree. Students were transported to Little Miami High School due to cold

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Nominate a teacher for Project Excellence

Posted on: February 6, 2019

Is there a Little Miami teacher who has made a positive impact on you or a student you know? If so, nominate that teacher for Project Excellence, a program that aims to identify exceptional educators who demonstrate excellence in instruction or

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LMHS juniors to take ACT Feb. 20

Posted on: February 6, 2019

All Little Miami High School juniors will take the ACT on Feb. 20. All juniors must be at school by 7:30 am.  Students in grades 9, 10, and 12 will not not report to school on Feb. 20.   Schedule for juniors that day: 7:15-7:30 a.m.:

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Voge seeking votes in LLS contest

Posted on: February 6, 2019

A Little Miami High School junior is hoping to garner community support as she strives to help her little sister following her battle against cancer. LMHS junior Chelsie Voge is currently a candidate for Cincinnati Student of the Year for the Leukemia and

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LM Choirs to host Princess Tea

Posted on: February 6, 2019

The Little Miami Select Choirs will hold a Musical Princess Tea for girls ages 3 to grade 3 on March 2, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. to noon at Little Miami Christian Church, 6140 Ludlum Road, Morrow. Young ladies will be treated like princesses as they engage in fun

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Freshmen 101 coming Feb. 7

Posted on: February 5, 2019

Parents of students who will be freshmen for the 2019-20 school year are invited to attend Freshman 101 on Feb. 7 at 6 p.m. at the high school. School counselors will go over important information regarding high school credits, graduation requirements,

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LM Schools closed Friday, Feb. 1

Posted on: February 1, 2019

Little Miami Schools will be closed Friday, Feb. 1 due to inclement weather.

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LM Schools closed Wednesday, Jan. 30

Posted on: January 29, 2019

Little Miami Local Schools will be closed Wednesday, Jan. 30 due to predicted bitterly cold temperatures and wind chills. 

All evening activities will be cancelled as well. 

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Jr. High safety drill Jan. 28

Posted on: January 25, 2019

As part of state-mandated safety drills that are scheduled each year, Little Miami Jr. High will host a combination lockdown and intruder drill on Monday, Jan. 28. The district has coordinated with the Hamilton Twp. Police Department to conduct the drill

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LMHS, Salem win ODE Momentum Award

Posted on: January 24, 2019

Two Little Miami school buildings recently received recognition from the Ohio Department of Education for helping students grow even beyond state achievement goals. Little Miami High School and Salem Township Elementary both received the department’s

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Haas, Grice elected 2019 board leaders

Posted on: January 17, 2019

The Little Miami Local Schools Board of Education held its annual organizational meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 8. At the meeting, Randy Haas was elected board president and Bobbie Grice was elected vice president for 2019. The Board also held a tax hearing and

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Building update meeting Jan. 24

Posted on: January 17, 2019

Residents of the Little Miami Local School district are invited to attend a public meeting on Jan. 24 at 7 p.m. regarding the district's new construction projects, made possible by the passage of the May 2018 bond issue. The meeting will be held at Little

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LM Schools closed Jan. 16

Posted on: January 16, 2019

Little Miami Local Schools are closed for Wednesday, Jan. 16 due to inclement weather and slick roadways.

 

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Trevathan wins national French award

Posted on: January 14, 2019

The principal of Little Miami High School recently received national recognition for her support of the teaching of international languages at the high school level. Principal Cathy Trevathan was named the 2018 Outstanding Administrator by the American

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College Credit Plus meetings coming up

Posted on: January 13, 2019

Little Miami will host a general informational meeting regarding the College Credit Plus program on Thursday, Jan. 17 at 6 p.m. in the Little Miami High School auditorium. Through the College Credit Plus program, qualified students in grades 7-12 for the

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