Harlan-Butlerville Primary School Blog

Blog Entries - 2018

Photo of sheet music

2nd grade holiday concert Dec. 13

Posted on: November 29, 2018

Mark your calendar for Harlan-Butlerville Primary School's second grade holiday concert on Thursday, Dec. 13.

The performance begins at 6:30 p.m. Students should arrive at 6:15 p.m.


Both concerts will be held in the Little Miami High School auditorium.

read more …
photo of students in costume

Butlerville Halloween fun

Posted on: November 16, 2018

Ghoulish tic-tac-toe, creating your own spider web and even reaching into a witch's nose? Those were just some of the fun activities Harlan-Butlerville Primary students enjoyed during their Halloween celebration. Thank you to the PTO for sponsoring the event. Check out the photos!

read more …
report card logo

Interim grade policy changed

Posted on: November 16, 2018

Beginning with the second grading quarter, Little Miami will no longer be sending home interim grade reports. Little Miami families have access to ProgressBook and their student's grades daily. Teachers update Progress Book every Monday. Due to the

read more …
fun night clip art

Butlerville Fall Family Night Oct. 26

Posted on: October 25, 2018

There's a nip in the air and the leaves are (gradually) turning -- it's a perfect time for Harlan-Butlerville Primary School's Fall Family Fun Night Oct. 26 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Free games will be available for all ages, including bingo, tic tac toss,

read more …
farm to school logo

Tasty ways to celebrate Farm to School Month

Posted on: October 12, 2018

October is National Farm to School month and cafeterias at Little Miami will be celebrating in delicious ways. On Thursday, Oct. 18, students who purchase a lunch at Salem Township Elementary will get a serving of homemade applesauce and an Ohio-grown apple

read more …
photo of students

DI informational meeting Oct. 18

Posted on: October 11, 2018

Do you have or know of a student who enjoys the performing arts, engineering, construction, research, science and design? Then try D.I.! An informational meeting to learn more about the Destination Imagination program will be held Thursday, Oct. 18 at 7 p.m.

read more …
photos of homecoming

Homecoming & Spirit Week on the way!

Posted on: September 17, 2018

The march toward a Homecoming victory against Northwest begins with Spirit Week, Sept. 24-28. Homecoming ParadeThe 2018 Homecoming Parade will step off 5:30 p.m. from Little Miami Jr. High School and will again circle the campuses of Little Miami Jr. High

read more …
Photo of drug flier

Drug awareness program coming Nov. 1

Posted on: September 5, 2018

The Little Miami School District invites parents to attend a unique drug awareness program called “Right Under Your Nose” on Thursday, Nov. 1 at Little Miami Intermediate School.   This is an adults-only program that will include a realistic

read more …
Photo of clock

Delayed start coming Aug. 27

Posted on: August 24, 2018

Little Miami Local Schools will be on a scheduled 90-minute delayed start on Aug. 27 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 delay as

read more …
Photo of curriculum night logo

Curriculum Night coming Aug. 30

Posted on: August 16, 2018

Parents of Harlan-Butlerville Primary students are invited to take a peek inside their students' classrooms at Curriculum Night on Aug. 30 from 6 to 7 p.m. Parents (no students) will hear a presentation from their child's teacher which will include

read more …
photo of aerial map

New entrance, traffic pattern at Butlerville

Posted on: August 6, 2018

A new school year has brought several new changes to building entrances and traffic patterns at Little Miami’s elementary buildings. Security upgrades to entrances at Salem Twp., Harlan-Butlerville and Hamilton-Maineville will be some of the most

read more …
photo of new teachers

New faces coming to LM classrooms

Posted on: August 6, 2018

Little Miami has rolled out the welcome mat for a new group of educators as more than 30 new teachers have been hired for the 2018-2019 school year. From preschool to high school math, these educators will be leading classrooms in all buildings. A new

read more …
photo of schedule

Update on schedules, Gateway and bus info

Posted on: August 2, 2018

As of Aug. 2, here is an update on student schedules, Registration Gateway and bus routes:   The Registration Gateway link to update student information is now working. You may now follow the instructions received in communication from your

read more …
Mercy clip art

Mercy clinic open house Aug. 10

Posted on: August 2, 2018

Mercy Health Cincinnati will open its fifth school-based health center at Little Miami School District’s Intermediate School this school year. Construction is set to be complete on Aug. 3 and the center will start seeing patients on Aug. 13. The health

read more …
photo of crayons

'18-'19 school supply lists announced

Posted on: May 25, 2018

School supply lists for the 2018-2019 school year have been announced. Click the appropriate grade level for your list. Grades 9-12 Grades 7-8 Grades 5-6 Grade 4 Grade 3 Grade 2 Grade

read more …
Photo of clock

School offices on summer hours

Posted on: May 25, 2018

Little Miami school offices are now operating on summer hours. All school offices, with the exception of the high school, will close for the summer on Thursday, May 31. They will reopen on July 30. The high school office is open daily, 6:30 a.m. to 3

read more …
Photo of students on boards

Field Day fun!

Posted on: May 25, 2018

A day with water fun, parachutes and the chilly treats? How can it be anything but good? That's what was in store for Harlan-Butlerville Primary students at their Field Day event. Students got to participate in a variety of contests organized by physical

read more …
Photo of inflatable

Kicking back at Family Night

Posted on: May 25, 2018

When you have tasty food, awesome music and a little bit of fun for the kids, that's all you need for a great summer evening. Parents and students from Harlan-Butlerville Primary School had all that at the school's Family Night recently. Everyone enjoyed

read more …
Photo of welcome mat

New family welcome July 26

Posted on: May 25, 2018

Little Miami is putting out the welcome mat for all families who are new to the district. On Thursday, July 26 at 5:30 p.m., all new LM students and families are invited to the Little Miami High School auditorium for the District Welcome Event. Families will

read more …
Photo of students singing

First grade concert a success!

Posted on: May 18, 2018

First graders from Harlan-Butlerville Primary School welcomed in warmer weather with a terrific spring music concert on May 9.

"One Song, One Voice" was the theme of the concert and featured songs such as "Keep the Music Going" and "Corner of the Sky.

Elementary music is taught Jennifer Southwick.

read more …
Photo of open house clip art

Open house schedule changes for 18-19 school year

Posted on: May 10, 2018

It is officially back-to-school time when those annual Open House nights roll around in August, but sometimes that open house experience can be a little hectic. In response to parent feedback, Little Miami has changed the way it will host open houses for the

read more …
photo of grill

Family Night Cook-out moved to May 21

Posted on: May 9, 2018

What better way to celebrate the arrival of summer than a cook-out? Join Harlan-Butlerville Primary School for a Family Night Cook-out on Monday, May 21 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Note: This is a new time due to rainy weather on Friday. Enjoy an evening of

read more …
Photo of dump truck

Celebrating Career Week

Posted on: May 6, 2018

What did you want to be when you grew up? Students at Harlan-Butlerville Primary School got the opportunity to explore a number of occupations during their recent Career Week. To start the week, boys and girls dressed up in the costumes that represented the

read more …
Photo of fine arts festival poster

Fine Arts Fest coming April 28

Posted on: April 23, 2018

The gymnasium at Little Miami High School has played host to dances, basketball games and pep rallies over the years. But on Saturday, April 28, the gym will be transformed into a display space for hundreds of visual art pieces. The Little Miami Fine Arts

read more …
Carnival logo

PTO spring carnival set for May 5

Posted on: April 23, 2018

When summer is so close you can almost taste it, it’s time to celebrate! Join the Little Miami Elementary PTOs for the Countdown to Summer Carnival on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Little Miami High School. The event will be held 5-8 p.m. Students and

read more …
Photo of student with pot on his head

History comes to life at Butlerville

Posted on: March 27, 2018

Walt Disney was sitting next to Rosa Parks. And while Johnny Appleseed spoke, Annie Oakley listened attentively. This unique gathering of American historical figures happened right in the cafeteria of Harlan-Butlerville Primary School as students shared what

read more …
Photo of snowflake

LM Schools closed Wednesday, March 21

Posted on: March 21, 2018

Little Miami Local Schools will be closed Wednesday, March 21, 2018 due to inclement weather.

read more …
Photo of building proposals

LM seeking 3.6 mill bond issue for construction

Posted on: March 9, 2018

On the May 8 ballot, Little Miami Local Schools will seek voter approval of a 3.6 mill bond issue for building construction and additions to accommodate the district's growing enrollment. This will be the second attempt to pass a bond that would generate

read more …
Photo of African drum troupe

Dance troupe gets Butlerville moving

Posted on: March 4, 2018

Students and teachers from Harlan-Butlerville Primary School got to break out their best dance moves when the Bi-Okoto African Dance Company visited the school recently. The Bi-Okoto Company brought songs, stories, drumming and dances from many

read more …
Photo of students in costume

Celebrating 100 days of school

Posted on: February 16, 2018

Elementary students around Little Miami are 100 days smarter as they celebrated reaching the 100th day of the 2017-18 school year last week. At Hamilton-Maineville, students brought in 100 of their favorite items to show their fellow classmates

read more …
Photo of snowflake

LM Schools closed Wednesday, Feb. 7

Posted on: February 6, 2018

Little Miami Local Schools will be closed Wednesday, Feb. 7 due to inclement weather.

read more …
Photo of exclamation mark

LM Schools on 90-min. delay on Monday, Feb. 5

Posted on: February 5, 2018

Little Miami Schools will be on a 90-minute delayed start on Monday, Feb. 5 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

read more …
Counselor week logo

Thanking our school counselors

Posted on: February 5, 2018

Little Miami is pleased to recognize all of our school counselors during National School Counseling Week Feb. 5–9, 2018. Little Miami is proud to recognize counselors who work in partnership with parents as they encounter the challenges of raising

read more …
Photo of apple on a book

Nominate a teacher for Project Excellence

Posted on: January 19, 2018

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

read more …
Photo of snowflake

LM Schools closed Tuesday, Jan. 16

Posted on: January 16, 2018

Little Miami Local Schools will be closed Tuesday, Jan. 16 due to poor road conditions and inclement weather.

read more …
Photo of early dismissal logo

LM Schools to release 2 hours early on Jan. 12

Posted on: January 11, 2018

Due to predicted inclement weather, Little Miami Local Schools will dismiss school two hours early on Friday, Jan. 12. 

Both A.M. and P.M. kindergarten and preschool will be canceled as well.

All evening activities will also be canceled.

read more …
Alert logo

LM Schools closed Monday, Jan. 8

Posted on: January 8, 2018

 Little Miami Schools will be closed on Monday, Jan. 8 due to inclement weather.

read more …
Photo of alert logo

Little Miami closed Friday, Jan. 5

Posted on: January 4, 2018


Little Miami Schools will be closed on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018 due to inclement weather.

read more …