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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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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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LM receives $3,000 Patterson library grant

Posted on: November 27, 2016

Little Miami Local Schools received a $3,000 grant last week from bestselling author James Patterson to support its school libraries. In addition, Scholastic Reading Club will match each dollar of Patterson’s donation with “bonus points”

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2nd grade concert Dec. 9

Posted on: November 27, 2016

Mark your calendar for Harlan-Butlerville Primary School's second grade holiday concert on Friday, Dec. 9.

The concert will begin at 6:30 p.m. and will be held in the Little Miami High School auditorium.

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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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Learning about another Little Miami

Posted on: November 10, 2016

Sure, there is Little Miami the school district. But the reason it has that name has to do with a special body of water nearby. Local author and naturalist Bill Schroeder recently paid a visit to Harlan-Butlerville Primary School to talk with students about

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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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Family Spaghetti Night coming Oct. 14

Posted on: September 22, 2016

What better way to kick-off a fall weekend than dinner and a concert? Make plans to join Harlan-Butlerville Primary School for their Family Night Spaghetti Dinner on Friday, Oct. 14, beginning at 5:30 p.m. The evening will begin with a spaghetti dinner

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Butlerville hosting Curriculum Night Sept. 28

Posted on: September 20, 2016

Make plans to Harlan-Butlerville Primary School for Curriculum Night on Wednesday, Sept. 28 at 6:30 p.m. Parents will learn more about: Journeys language arts program GO Math! program Social studies and science ARC units Ohio Writing Project and

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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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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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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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Camp Read-A-Lot a big success

Posted on: May 20, 2016

Cook outs and campfires with friends from school? Sounds like a great way to spend a Friday night! Scores of Harlan-Butlerville students and their families converged on the school last week to celebrate reading at the Camp Read-A-Lot family night. Children

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Bringing geography to life

Posted on: May 16, 2016

Some of Little Miami's youngest students got a vivid and up-close experience with our planet recently when the Earth Dome visited Harlan-Butlerville Primary School. The Earth Dome is an inflatable balloon that is 19 feet high by 22 feet in diameter and is

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A big carnival 'thank you!'

Posted on: May 16, 2016

From the LM PTO Carnival Co-Chairs:    This year’s spring “Around the World” PTO carnival was a great success! We received nothing but praise from staff, parents and students! With the nice weather; attendance was down a little

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Attendance areas, start times released for '16-'17

Posted on: May 11, 2016

Continuing growth in enrollment at Little Miami has prompted the district to approve a plan to help ease the crowding of the district’s youngest students for the next school year. For the 2016-2017 school year, all of Little Miami's preschool and

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1st grade spring concerts May 11-12

Posted on: May 10, 2016

The schedule has been announced for the first grade spring concerts. All performances will be in the Little Miami High School auditorium. Wednesday, May 11 - Maineville students 6:15 p.m. Arrival / 6:30 p.m. performance: Jordan, Ellen, and Carpenter 7:15

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Fun on Earth Day

Posted on: April 30, 2016

Taking care of our planet is important. After all, it's the only one we've got! Students at Harlan-Butlerville Primary School participated in Earth-friendly activities on Apr. 22 to celebrate Earth Day. Tonya Carmack's second grade class did a writing

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PTO Carnival coming May 6

Posted on: April 20, 2016

The Salem Township, Maineville and Butlerville Elementary PTOs will be hosting the "Little Miami Around the World Carnival" for students and their families on May 6. The carnival will take place at Little Miami High School from 6-9 p.m. and will include

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Lawson, Carmack named Project Excellence winners

Posted on: April 19, 2016

Little Miami Superintendent Greg Power recently had the pleasure of surprising two district teachers with the news that they had been selected this year’s Area Progress Council’s Project Excellence award winners. Little Miami Junior High teacher

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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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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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Celebrating 100 days of school

Posted on: February 11, 2016

Elementary students around Little Miami are 100 days smarter as they celebrated reaching the 100th day of the 2015-16 school year last week. At Hamilton-Maineville, students brought in 100 of their favorite items to show their fellow classmates

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Raegan Malblanc: Elementary School Counselor

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 elementary grades counselor Raegan Malblanc. Q. How long have you been a counselor at Little Miami?A. This is my ninth year as a

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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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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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Time to nominate your favorite teacher for Project Excellence

Posted on: January 8, 2016

Is there a Little Miami teacher who has made a positive impact on you or a student you know? Do you know a teacher who goes above what it is expected and strives to make each of his or her students achieve at the highest level? If so, nominate that

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