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Blog Entries - 2021

Board of Education Special Meeting Notice

Notice of April 13 Special Board Meeting

Posted on: April 11, 2021

The Little Miami Board of Education will meet for a Special Meeting on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at 7:00 PM at Central Office. This meeting will also be streamed on Facebook Live. Click here to view the

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Little Miami Important Update

Little Miami to Return to Full In-Seat Learning for 2021-2022 School Year

Posted on: April 6, 2021

Little Miami Local Schools has learned much about remote education over the course of this school year. These experiences are lessons learned that will help refine and upgrade the digital elements of our in-seat programming moving forward. While supporting

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Superintendent Power hands flowers to teacher

Project Excellence Award Winners

Posted on: April 6, 2021

We are so excited to recognize this year's 2021 Project Excellence Award Winners: Christine Bensman and Jennifer Farlow! Along with collaboration from members of our community and LM administrative staff, these excellent teachers were selected from among 35

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Little Miami Learning Loss Recovery Plan with LM Logo

Little Miami Learning Loss Recovery Plan

Posted on: March 29, 2021

Like many students across the nation and world, some Little Miami students have experienced learning loss due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. We began conversations as to how best serve these students in the fall of 2020 and have continued conversations to ensure

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LM Buses Running Late 3/26

LM Buses Running Late 3/26

Posted on: March 26, 2021

Please be aware that Little Miami buses are running late this morning 3/26 due to downed power lines and trees. Please be patient as our drivers work to transport students to school safely. Thank you!

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March Board of education meeting notice

Notice of March 2021 Board Meeting

Posted on: March 21, 2021

The Little Miami Local Schools Board of Education will meet in regular session on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held virtually and will be broadcast on Facebook Live. Click here to view the agenda. If you have a comment for the Board,

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Mercy Health vaccinator smiles at LM Staff vaccination

LM Staff Receive Second COVID-19 Vaccine

Posted on: March 12, 2021

Thank you to our nurses, vaccination partners at Mercy Health/Jewish Hospital & our dedicated Little Miami administrative team for helping fully vaccinate approximately 62% of LM staff. We are so grateful for the opportunity to protect our teachers and

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COVID-19 vaccine - Students in Remote Learning

LM Staff to Receive Second Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine – Remote Learning Day March 12

Posted on: March 11, 2021

As a reminder, Friday, March 12 is a remote learning day for all Little Miami students. Staff who have requested COVID-19 vaccines will receive their second dose on this date. Your student’s teacher will communicate expectations & assigned work. Be

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FCC Emergency Broadband Benefit Program information with girl on computer

Get Assistance to Lower the Cost of High-Speed Internet

Posted on: March 9, 2021

With more households reliant on internet connectivity & devices, the FCC has recently established the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program to help lower the cost of high-speed internet for eligible households. What is the Benefit? Up to $50/month

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Spring Break Meal Pack Sign Up

Sign Up for Spring Break Meal Packs

Posted on: March 8, 2021

We are pleased to be able to offer meal packs to our students & children of the community for the week of Spring Break. These nutritious & delicious meal packs include 5 breakfast entrees, 5 lunch entrees, 10 servings of fruit, 5 servings of 100%

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LMHS Academic Team holding medals

LMHS Academic Team Earns ECC All-League Honors

Posted on: March 4, 2021

More great news from the Little Miami Academic Team! The Team led the ECC in all-league honors this season with Gavin Clishe, Jacob Schepmann, & Sydney Davidson named to First Team all-ECC, Dakota Baldwin named Second Team all-ECC & Maddie Highfield

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LM Sub Aides Requested

Become a Substitute Special Education Aide

Posted on: March 2, 2021

We need your help! Are you interested in working with individual or small groups of students on a flexible schedule? Join the LM substitute special education aide list today! This opportunity offers $12.13/hour for substitute employment, with an increase if

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construction update

Construction Update & 2021-2022 Building Instructional Times

Posted on: March 1, 2021

It is an exciting time to be a Panther! There is much to look forward to in the upcoming school year, including new building space, renovations, and adjustments for LM learners to enjoy. All construction, including a brand-new Early Childhood Center is

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LMHS Juniors Chosen for Buckeye Girls State

LM Students Chosen to Attend Buckeye Girls State

Posted on: February 26, 2021

Congratulations are in order to Emily Yeung, Cecelia Pucko, Marina Lindsey, and Lucy Schneider for being selected to represent LMHS at Buckeye Girl's State this year! This selective process includes a teacher nomination, an application to attend, and an

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Academic Team wins ECC

LMHS Academic Team Become ECC Champions!

Posted on: February 25, 2021

Huge Congratulations to the LMHS Academic Team who became ECC Champions last night with their victory over Kings! The Academic Team finished an undefeated season with a record of 18-0. Coach Ron Maupin says that not only have the team's Senior members been a

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BOE Meeting is February 23

Notice of February Board of Education Meeting

Posted on: February 21, 2021

The Little Miami Local Schools Board of Education will meet in regular session, with an Executive session breakout, on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held virtually and will be broadcast on Facebook Live. Click here to view the Board

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LM teacher gets COVID vaccine

LM Teachers and Staff Receive First Round of COVID-19 Vaccine

Posted on: February 19, 2021

On Friday, February 19th, 2021, Little Miami staff and teachers who opted to receive the COVID-19 vaccine were inoculated with the first dosage of the Pfizer vaccine. In a planning effort that spanned months, this vaccination went smoothly & efficiently,

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Remote Learning Day on Feb. 18

LM Schools Closed 2/18 - Remote Learning Day

Posted on: February 18, 2021

Little Miami Local Schools will be in remote instruction on February 18, 2021 due to inclement weather. All school buildings will be closed. In-person students should check their email & Schoology for details about assignments and

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COVID-19 staff vaccination reminder

Reminder- LM Staff to Be Vaccinated 2/19 - Students in Remote Learning

Posted on: February 18, 2021

As a reminder, Friday, Feb. 19 is a remote learning day for all Little Miami students. Staff who have requested COVID-19 vaccines will receive their first dose on this date.   Your student’s teacher will communicate expectations &

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District phone outage alert Feb. 17

District Wide Phone Outage 2/17

Posted on: February 17, 2021

PHONE SERVICE UPDATE - 1:52 PM Phone service district-wide has been restored. Outbound and inbound calls can now be made to LM buildings. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience as this issue was remedied. Thank

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Cold Weather VLA Meal Pickup Information

VLA Meal Pick Up Feb. 17

Posted on: February 17, 2021

Attention VLA Families - If you intend to pick up weekly meal packs today, February 17, 2021, at LMIS, please contact Linette Petry (513-899-2264 x 50114 or [email protected]) to schedule a time for pick up.   Available time slots are

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Remote Learning Day 2/16

LM Schools Closed 2/16 - Remote Learning Day

Posted on: February 15, 2021

Little Miami Local Schools will be in remote instruction on February 16, 2021 due to inclement weather. All school buildings will be closed. In-person students should check their email & Schoology for details about assignments and

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Valentine's Card picturing a bike

“Nothing in This World So Sweet As Love”

Posted on: February 13, 2021

This Valentine’s Day, we want to take time to share good news about people and talents that warm our hearts. Little Miami sixth grade teacher, Ms. Cindy Wilmes is one of those sweet teachers who shines not only in the classroom, but also in the

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LM Staff Vaccination

COVID-19 Staff Vaccination Update

Posted on: February 11, 2021

Little Miami Local Schools is thrilled to receive an allotment of the COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine to protect teachers & staff members. We have been informed that the first round of Little Miami staff vaccination will take place on Friday, February 19th, 2021.

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Remote Learning Day 2-11

LM Schools Closed 2/11/ - Remote Learning Day

Posted on: February 11, 2021

Little Miami Local Schools will be in remote instruction on February 11, 2021 due to inclement weather. All school buildings will be closed today. In-person students should check their email & Schoology for details about assignments and

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Remote Learning Day

Feb. 9 - Remote Learning Day Due to Inclement Weather

Posted on: February 9, 2021

Little Miami Local Schools will be in remote instruction on February 9, 2021 due to inclement weather. All school buildings will be closed today. In-person students should check their email & Schoology for details about assignments and classwork for

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Closure Update

Important Updates Regarding Potential Remote Learning & School Closure Days

Posted on: February 5, 2021

Little Miami Vaccination Update – Remote Learning Days Possible Little Miami Local Schools is thrilled to receive an allotment of the COVID-19 vaccine to protect teachers & staff members. We have been informed that LM administration

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athletes and families

National Signing Day 2021

Posted on: February 4, 2021

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 was National Signing Day across the Country, and six Little Miami Panther seniors joined the action by putting pen-to-paper and making their college commitments, official. The 2020-21 school year has certainly had its share of

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Bus Accident Alert February 3

Bus Accident - February 3

Posted on: February 3, 2021

This morning, February 3, Little Miami school Bus 64, transporting a total of eight Butlerville and Salem Elementary students to school, was involved in an accident on State Route 123 (Blackhawk Hill). Thankfully, there are no injuries to any of the

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90 Minute Delayed Start 2-2

LM Schools on 90-Minute Delayed Start Feb. 2

Posted on: February 2, 2021

Little Miami Local Schools will be on a 90-minute delayed start today, February 2, 2021. 90-Minute Delay Building Start Times LMHS begins - 8:45 AM (1st period starts - No ETEH)  LMJH begins - 9:25 AM LMIS begins - 9:35 A.M (Students arrive at 9:20

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Little Miami Online Survey Input Request

Parent Survey - Little Miami Online

Posted on: February 2, 2021

Please take a few minutes to indicate whether or not online learning is a consideration for your family for the 2021-2022 school year. This short survey will help Little Miami choose an online learning platform that best suits the needs of our students,

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No school 2/1

LM Schools Closed 2/1

Posted on: February 1, 2021

Little Miami Local Schools are closed Monday, February 1, 2021 due to inclement weather. Today will be a non-instructional day for in-person students. Students enrolled in VLA will have an instructional day as normal. 

All athletic activities scheduled for February 1st have been cancelled. 

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Project Excellence

Do You Know an Excellent Teacher? Nominate them Now!

Posted on: January 29, 2021

The Project Excellence Committee of the Area Progress Council of Warren County, Inc. seeks to recognize and honor excellent teachers within the public schools in Warren County. We ask your assistance in identifying exceptional educators who demonstrate

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Delayed Start

90 Minute Delayed Start Jan 28

Posted on: January 28, 2021

Little Miami Local Schools will be on a 90-minute delayed start on Thursday, January 28, 2021. Start times for each building are below: LMHS begins - 8:45 AM LMJH begins - 9:25 AM LMIS begins - 9:35 A.M (Students arrive at 9:20 A.M) Harlan-Butlerville

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BOE January Meeting

Notice of January Board of Education Meeting

Posted on: January 24, 2021

The Little Miami Local Schools Board of Education will meet in regular session, with an Executive session breakout, on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held virtually and will be broadcast on Facebook Live. Click here to view the Board

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Virtual Fine Arts Festival

2021 Virtual Fine Arts Festival

Posted on: January 22, 2021

Little Miami students work year-round to discover & sharpen their creative skills in art and music classes. In lieu of an in-person Fine Arts Festival due to COVID-19 safety precautions, Little Miami has opted for a virtual Fine Arts Festival that will

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Little Miami Health Clinic and Nurse Practitioner

Little Miami Health Clinic is Ready to Serve You!

Posted on: January 19, 2021

Since August 2018, the Little Miami Health Clinic has had the honor of serving the medical needs of LM students, staff and the community alike! In conjunction with medical partners at Mercy Health, Little Miami Local Schools would like to remind you that the

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nurse holding a vial of COVID vaccine

Warren County COVID-19 Vaccination Information

Posted on: January 15, 2021

The Warren  County Health District (WCHD) is continuing its COVID-19 Vaccination Program for those individuals who are in Phase 1A as determined by the Ohio Department of Health. Phase 1A population groups are defined as healthcare

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January is mental wellness month

January is Mental Wellness Month

Posted on: January 13, 2021

Over the past year, the focus on mental health and wellness has been more important than ever. With the stresses of COVID-19 restrictions to changes in routine and schedule, many people have experienced a feeling of anxiety and unease of the future.

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COVID-19 quarantine updates

COVID-19 Quarantine Protocol Updates

Posted on: January 8, 2021

The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) has recently released updated quarantine guidance regarding student exposure to COVID-19 in the classroom. These updates were decided upon after ODH underwent a semester-long study of COVID-19 classroom transmission in Ohio

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Relax, refresh, recharge

Virtual Calming Rooms for Students & Families

Posted on: January 4, 2021

Virtual and remote learning can cause students and families to feel a disruption to their typical routine. If this disruption leads to stress and feeling overwhelmed, please know there are resources available to help. Syndra Snelling, Little Miami's dedicated

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Little Miami Board of Education members

School Board Recognition Month

Posted on: January 4, 2021

Honoring our school board members School board members exemplify local citizen control and decision-making in education. They volunteer hundreds of hours and an immeasurable amount of energy to ensure that our schools are providing the best education

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BOE Meeting January 5

Board of Education Organizational Meeting & Tax Budget Hearing Notice

Posted on: January 3, 2021

The Little Miami Local Schools Board of Education will meet for a Tax Budget Hearing followed by an Organizational Meeting on Tuesday, January 5, 2021, beginning at 6:15 PM. The meeting will be held virtually and will be broadcast on Facebook Live. If you

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Cadet Marina Lindsey smiles in front of American flag

First Ever LM Student Selected for Air Force Junior ROTC Flight Academy Scholarship

Posted on: February 12, 2021

Little Miami Local Schools is thrilled to announce that LMHS Junior Marina Lindsey has been selected as the recipient of an Air Force Junior ROTC Flight Academy Scholarship. Marina is the FIRST Little Miami AFJROTC student to ever be selected for this

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