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Blog Entries - 2015

Washington D.C. parent meeting Oct. 8

Posted on: September 3, 2015
Tags: Washington dc

For the third year, Little Miami eighth grade students will have the opportunity to travel to Washington D.C. as part of a school trip in May 18-21, 2016. A pre-trip parent meeting will be held Thursday, Oct. 8 at 6:30 p.m. in the Jr. High cafeteria. Wayne

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Sharing a Book in a Day

Posted on: December 17, 2015

When is the last time you were able to set aside time to read an entire book in one day? Students at both Little Miami Junior High and Intermediate Schools were able to do just that this week during their annual “Book in a Day” events. Students

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LM cafeterias offering healthful pizza option

Posted on: December 7, 2015

Can delivery pizza be healthful? If you pick the right ingredients, absolutely. Starting Dec. 3, cafeterias at Little Miami High School and Junior High School began serving six-inch cheese and pepperoni personal pizzas from Domino’s as a lunch option.

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LMJH, LMIS students win top award in Lego Challenge

Posted on: December 2, 2015

Team MPI, a Lego Robotics community team comprised of five students from the Little Miami and Kings school districts, brought home a top award at the FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) 2015 Trash Trek Challenge District tournament in Bellefontaine, Ohio,

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Kilgore named to national lacrosse team

Posted on: November 19, 2015

A Little Miami 8th grader has been selected to represent the state of the Ohio on a national lacrosse team next summer. Sydney Kilgore was recently notified that she has been selected to join the Ohio team roster that will compete in the youth girls division

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Book Fair

Posted on: November 11, 2015

There's still time to shop the Scholastic Book Fair at Little Miami Junior High School through Friday, Nov. 13. Even after the in-school sale closes, you may shop online for an expanded selection of books for the whole family. Online shopping will open close

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Lost and found: A happy ending

Posted on: October 29, 2015

A lunchbox is left behind on a bus. A jacket is forgotten on the playground. In a school district of more than 4,000 students and 400 staff members, objects and their owners are sometimes parted. In the case of notebooks, water bottles and the like, items

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LM observes Bus Safety Week

Posted on: October 26, 2015

In observance of National School Bus Safety Week, students who ride Little Miami buses got a reminder recently on how to be safe in and around the district’s school buses. The theme of this year’s bus safety week is “Be Smart, Be Seen. I

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LM to test SchoolMessenger call system Oct. 13

Posted on: October 9, 2015

With falling leaves and falling temperatures comes an increased likelihood of inclement weather. In preparation for winter, Little Miami Local Schools will test our new SchoolMessenger phone and email notification system on Tuesday, Oct. 13 at 7

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Panther Backpack 5k Race Oct. 10

Posted on: October 5, 2015

Lace up your running shoes for a good cause and join the 8th annual Race for Hunger, benefitting the Panther Backpack program. The 5k race will be at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10 in South Lebanon. Panther Backpack program provides Little Miami

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State of the District video, slides now available

Posted on: October 1, 2015

The videos and presentation slides for Little Miami's State of the District event, held Monday, Sept. 28, are now available for viewing. Those in attendance that evening heard reports on academics, school safety, athletics, district financials and

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8th & 9th graders to take ACT Aspire

Posted on: October 1, 2015

Little Miami 8th and 9th graders will soon be taking the ACT Aspire assessment, a test that helps the district and families check to see if students are prepared for each step along their educational journey. The ACT Aspire will give Little Miami

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LMJH students explore 3-D printer

Posted on: October 1, 2015

It may only have printed whistles and SpongeBob figurines while it was there, but the three-dimensional printer that came to Little Miami Junior High School recently gave students a glimpse of the future.  Media center specialist Ellen Mason recently

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Public invited to digital curriculum meeting

Posted on: September 30, 2015

Little Miami Schools will host a parent meeting to discuss digital curriculum on Monday, Oct. 5 at 6:30 p.m. The public is invited to learn about Little Miami's research into a digital learning framework. Representatives of McGraw-Hill will be on hand to

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Celebrating Spirit Week

Posted on: September 28, 2015

It's Homecoming Week at Little Miami and just like the high school, the junior high is getting into the spirit, too. Monday, Sept. 28 through Oct. 2 is Spirit Week. Students are permitted to dress differently each day in accordance with the Spirit

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Jr. High Dance Sept. 25

Posted on: September 22, 2015

Attention Little Miami Jr. High students: Put on your dancing shoes and get ready for the LMJH Back to School dance on Friday Sept. 25 from 7 to 9 p.m., sponsored by the LMJH PTO. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased during lunch on Sept. 24 and 25, or at

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Time to get ready for Homecoming!

Posted on: September 17, 2015

The 2015 Little Miami Homecoming celebration is just around the corner and there will be plenty to see and do the weekend of Oct. 2-3. See below for more information:

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Save pop tabs, help families in need

Posted on: September 3, 2015

Little Miami Junior High School needs your help to aid families of sick children in Cincinnati. The Jr. High is collecting soda pull tabs to help the Ronald McDonald House in Cincinnati. Aluminum tabs can be recycled and the money earned will help

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Planned power outage Sept. 1

Posted on: September 1, 2015

Little Miami Local Schools will again this year participates in Duke Energy’s PowerShare program, a demand response program that rewards the district for adjusting energy consumption levels during peak times. On Tuesday, Sept. 1, the district will

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View school menus on your device with Nutrislice

With an eye toward healthier school meals, Little Miami Local Schools is making it easier for parents to learn the nutritional value of food eaten at school. Little Miami now uses Nutrislice, an online menu featuring nutrition and carbohydrate information

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