Little Miami High School Blog

Blog Entries - 2020

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LM schools closed until April 3

Posted on: March 12, 2020

At Little Miami Local Schools, the health, safety and well-being of students and staff are top priorities. With several confirmed cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) now in Ohio, district officials want to make sure to reinforce preventive safety

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COVID-19 Dashboard Now Online!

Posted on: September 22, 2020

The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) and Governor DeWine issued a new general health order that provides mandatory requirements for school operations and reporting of COVID-19 data for both parents and school officials. Parents or guardians of students, and

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National Merit Scholars Announced

Posted on: September 22, 2020

Little Miami High School is proud to announce that two outstanding Senior students, John Marlow and Jacob Schepmann, have been named Commended Students in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program. About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are

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All students to receive free meals thru December

Posted on: September 5, 2020

All Little Miami students will receive free school meals beginning Tuesday, Sept. 8, thanks to recent action taken by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. All students in all buildings will be offered school breakfast and school lunch at no charge. The menu

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More mental health support available for students

Posted on: September 5, 2020

Little Miami has increased the level of mental health services available to students this year, recognizing that many young people are in need of support in navigating an increasingly complex world. Little Miami now has three full time mental health

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Parent-teacher conferences Sept. 17

Posted on: August 31, 2020

Little Miami High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, Sept. 17. Parents may sign-up for in-person conferences on PTCfast here: https://www.ptcfast.com/schools/Little_Miami_High_School If parents would prefer to confer with their

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Families need to update immunizations

Posted on: August 28, 2020

Ohio law requires that students returning to school be up-to-date with their immunizations. Students have 14 days from the start of school to update these immunizations, but many families are behind on their wellness visits due to COVID-19.   Mercy

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Remote learning for unexpected closures

Posted on: August 23, 2020

Little Miami has worked very hard to make sure students and staff can return to – and stay in – our buildings this school year. Little Miami has also tried to be clear with students and staff that there is some risk returning to

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LM pushes school start dates back to Aug. 24, 26

Posted on: August 6, 2020

Little Miami Local Schools has announced that it will be pushing back the opening dates of school for the 2020-2021 school year by one week. The first day of school for grades 5-12 will now be Monday, Aug. 24. The first day for grades PreK-4 will be

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Career Center to re-open Aug. 17

Posted on: August 6, 2020

The Warren County Career Center has announced its plans to re-open its building to high school juniors and seniors for the 20-21 school year.  The WCCC has decided that they will begin the school year on Monday, Aug. 17 with a hybrid model of

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HS modifies backpack rule for '20-'21 school year

Posted on: August 6, 2020

Little Miami High School has modified its backpack policy for the 2020-2021 school year to permit students to carry backpacks. Backpacks must be clear and contents must be visible in order to comply with the new rule. In previous years, backpacks have not

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'20-'21 parking passes on sale

Posted on: July 31, 2020

Little Miami High School parking passes will go on sale Monday, Aug. 3 for juniors and seniors. Cost is $50. Due to construction and the loss of parking spaces at the high school, only juniors and seniors will be able to purchase parking passes this

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LM announces plans for 2020-2021 school year

Posted on: July 7, 2020

Little Miami Local Schools recently released its draft plans for returning students to Little Miami buildings for the 2020-2021 school year. The Return to Learn draft plan provides for two options for Little Miami families: Face-to-face instruction in LM

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Watch Class of 2020 Virtual Graduation

Posted on: May 17, 2020

The Class of 2020 has inspired us with their resilience and fortitude.

Please enjoy this special pre-recorded graduation ceremony from Little Miami High School.

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View 2020 Virtual Senior Awards Night

Posted on: May 12, 2020

The Little Miami High School Senior Awards Night moved online this year and was held Monday, May 4. Awards and scholarships were given to students virtually by a number of special guests. You may view the Awards Ceremony here. This Zoom recording requires a

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Senior device drop-off/locker clean-out info

Posted on: May 2, 2020

Dates for seniors to turn in their school-issued device and clean out their lockers have been announced.  Seniors will be able to make an appointment to drop-off their device and collect personal items May 11-12, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. May 11 sign-up link

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3 juniors earn National Merit recognition

Posted on: May 2, 2020

Three outstanding students from Little Miami High School were recently recognized by the 2020 National Merit Scholarship program. LMHS juniors John Marlow, Izaak Montoya and Jacob Schepmann were all recently named as entrants into the National Merit program

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Loftin named scholarship winner

Posted on: May 2, 2020

A Little Miami High School senior has been named the winner of a prestigious scholarship endowed by the Warren County Educational Service Center. Spencer Loftin was selected as the 2020 winner of the All-Scholastic Franklin B. Walter Scholarship for Warren

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Important info for Class of 2020

Posted on: May 2, 2020

During this time of year, our seniors are looking forward to that last few days of school and those traditions that go along with that final week. This year, our minds and hearts are with the Class of 2020, because so much has changed. Check the info below

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Year-end drop off/pick up plan for LMHS Gr. 9-11

Posted on: May 2, 2020

Year-end dates for device return and locker clean-out have been announced for Little Miami High School students in grades 9-11. Information for seniors can be found here. DevicesStudents in grades 9-11 must turn in their school-issued computer device May

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Help us honor Class of 2020 seniors

Posted on: April 15, 2020

It's time to celebrate the Class of 2020! With the uncertainty surrounding the future of the remainder of the school year, Little Miami would like your help to celebrate this year's seniors. LMHS counselors are asking that seniors complete this Google form

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New calendar drops delayed starts, staggers first day of school for '20-'21

Posted on: March 2, 2020

Regular 90-minute delayed starts for teacher in-service are now a thing of the past at Little Miami after the Board of Education approved a modified calendar for the 2020-2021 school year. On Feb. 26, the Board also approved a staggered start to the coming

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Test driving careers with internship

Posted on: March 2, 2020

Three Little Miami High School students got to “test drive” a career in law enforcement recently, thanks to the high school’s internship program. Little Miami seniors Matt Neal, Andrew Russell and Edgar Garcia have had the opportunity to

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7 bring home 'superior' band ratings

Posted on: March 2, 2020

Congratulations to members of Little Miami Bands who participated OMEA District 13 Solo and Ensemble Contest at Blanchester High School on Feb. 8.  Each were judged by a professional musician/music educator on such criteria as tone, intonation,

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Tickets for 'Newsies' on sale now

Posted on: March 1, 2020

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Little Miami High School Theatre is bringing the high-energy Disney musical “Newsies” to the stage April 3, 4, 5. “Newsies” tells the story of the real-life newsboys strike of 1899. Children who sold

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Groundbreaking March 24 to launch HS/JH projects

Posted on: March 1, 2020

Little Miami will kick off its next set of construction projects with a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, March 24 at 11:30 a.m. at Little Miami High School. The event will launch additions and renovations to both the high school and junior high school,

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LM Schools on 90-min delay Feb. 28

Posted on: February 28, 2020

Little Miami Local Schools will operate on a 90-min delay for Friday, Feb. 28 due to inclement weather and slick roadways. 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

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LM Schools on 90-min delay Feb. 27

Posted on: February 27, 2020

Little Miami Local Schools will operate on a 90-min delay for Thursday, Feb. 27 due to inclement weather and slick roadways. 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

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15 named to National Tech Honor Society

Posted on: February 25, 2020

The Warren County Career Center inducted a total of 63 seniors into the National Technical Honor Society on Feb. 20. A ceremony with family, friends and associate school administrators and counselors was followed by a breakfast prepared by Culinary

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Volunteers needed for Junior Achievement

Posted on: February 25, 2020

Parent and community volunteers are needed at grades 1 through 4 to help Little Miami students learn about economics and the career world through the Junior Achievement program.  What is Junior Achievement? Junior Achievement is

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NHS Bingo Night supports LLS

Posted on: February 14, 2020

The Little Miami High School National Honor Society will sponsor a bingo fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 22 from noon to 3 p.m. at the Train Stop in Maineville.

Prizes are from local business and all of the proceeds benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

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LM Schools closed Friday, Feb. 7

Posted on: February 7, 2020

Little Miami Local Schools are now closed for Friday, Feb. 7 due to inclement weather and slick roadways.

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Freshman 101 for students, parents Feb. 6

Posted on: January 30, 2020

It's that time of year -- the time for 8th grade students and parents to begin thinking about entering high school next year. On Feb. 6, during the school day, high school staff will meet with 8th graders for Freshman Orientation at LMHS. Students will

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BPA team advancing to state

Posted on: January 30, 2020

A Little Miami High School team will advance to state-level competition after recently winning their category at the Business Professionals of America Ohio Regional Conference. Justin Dooley and Alex Levine placed first in the Network Design category and

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Nominate a teacher for Project Excellence

Posted on: January 29, 2020

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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Students selected for honor band

Posted on: January 23, 2020

Eight Little Miami Junior High and High School band students were recently selected as part of the 2020 OMEA District 13 Honor Band.  Students auditioned and those who made the cut spent last weekend practicing for a group performance held on Jan. 19 at

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LMHS sophs win HOBY awards

Posted on: January 22, 2020

Seven Little Miami High School sophomores were recently named finalists in the Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership contest. LMHS students Nicole Appel, McKinnley Benzinger, Christopher Fortenberry, Lucas Swierk, Alexandra Thompson, Emily Yeung and Amanda

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LM grad Dowers wins UC scholarship

Posted on: January 22, 2020

A recent Little Miami High School graduate has won a scholarship for college preparedness. Class of 2019 grad Brian Dowers was recently awarded the Balanced Man scholarship from the Sigma Phi Epsilon chapter at the University of Cincinnati. The scholarship

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6 LM schools earn Purple Star award

Posted on: January 15, 2020

All six school buildings within the Little Miami Local School District were recently recognized for their commitment to serving students and families connected to the United States armed forces. On Jan. 15, the Ohio Department of Education announced the 94

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LMHS juniors to take ACT Feb. 25

Posted on: January 7, 2020

All Little Miami High School juniors will take the ACT on Feb. 25 at school. Students in grades 9, 10, and 12 will be completing flipped lessons at home that day and will not attend school. Juniors must bring a calculator with fresh batteries and at least

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College Credit Plus meeting Jan. 16

Posted on: January 6, 2020

Little Miami will host a general informational meeting regarding the College Credit Plus program on Thursday, Jan. 16 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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