Little Miami E-News

September 30th, 2022

Start with Hello Week at LMES
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Next Week is Safety Week at LM!

Please be aware that there will be a large presence of first responders on our campuses next week, as we will be celebrating Safety Week at LM! During Safety Week, local first responders and other public safety professionals will visit our buildings to teach important safety tips, demonstrate their vehicles/equipment, and build relationships with our students and staff!

In addition to welcoming first responders into our buildings, administrators will also review safety information with staff and students throughout the week.

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Secure Online Portal

It is now time to complete your student’s annual update of the Secure Online Portal. If you are a brand-new student to Little Miami this school year (2022-2023), you DO NOT need to update the Portal, as your important information was submitted at Registration.

NOTE: We have been made aware that some of the 2nd parent/guardian information in the update portal has been omitted and grayed out. Please complete the rest of the portal and submit. Once the information is submitted, please contact the building secretary to update this information (living with student status, emergency contact, medical contact) in our student database. We apologize for this error and are continuing to work with the vendor to correct it.

It is important that your student’s information in the Secure Online Portal is up to date at the start of every year. Families must update key student information, including emergency medical and contact information, acknowledgement of the district policies and handbooks, and the computer/internet acceptable use policy.

How Will I Get Alerts/Closure Information from LM?

Little Miami will be utilizing a new notification system this year, called SwiftK12! The district has chosen this new notification tool in hopes that the new system will be an improvement in communication delivery to our families.

Be sure your current contact information is updated in the Secure Online Portal. You do not need to “sign up” for alerts. As long as your contact information is updated in your student’s profile you should receive alerts. IMPORTANT – if your student would like to receive text or phone alerts, please ensure their mobile number is in the Secure Online Portal as well.

For more information, please click here.

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Imagination Library - ENROLL TODAY

DID YOU KNOW? By the age of three, a child’s brain is already 80% developed, and, by the time a child enters kindergarten, they must already know thousands of words in order to succeed in the classroom. Reading aloud to a child and giving them access to books is the best way to ensure they are prepared to enter kindergarten.

The Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library wants to start a new chapter in early childhood literacy throughout Ohio by providing families with books. With the goal of preparing students entering Kindergarten for success in the classroom, the Imagination Library program will send a customized book to your child each month from birth until age five. Sign up is easy and FREE! Give your Panther the gift of reading & enroll today.

Learn more about the Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library and its partnership with Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library.

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Important Warren County Career Center Dates

November 9th - Mandatory ETEH for sophomores- Warren County Career Center will be meeting with students to discuss WCCC and programs at Little Miami High School.

November 21st - WCCC Explore Trip - All sophomores will visit the WCCC campus to explore programs. NOTE: Students must have completed their Emergency Medical Forms (available in Registration Gateway) in order to attend the field trip.

Crisis Text Line - “4hope” to 741 741

You are not alone. Do you need help now?

Text the keyword “4hope” to 741 741 to be connected to a trained Crisis Counselor within 5 minutes.

Any person may need help in coping with a stressful situation. Reach out by text to communicate with someone trained to listen and respond in a method that is private, secure and confidential.

The Crisis Text Line is a free, confidential service available 24/7 via text on mobile devices. Data usage while texting Crisis Text Line is free and the number will not appear on a phone bill with the mobile service carrier. People of all ages can use Crisis Text Line.

For more information about the Crisis Text Line and for supporting resources, please visit the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services website.

Important Dates

October 1st: Band Fest @ LMHS 6 PM

October 3rd-7th: Safety Week

October 5th: Picture Retake Day @ LMMS

October 6th:

  • LMPR Fall Conferences 4:30-8 PM
  • LMECC PTO Meeting 7 PM
  • LMHS Band Concert 7 PM

October 7th: Advisory Schedule @ LMHS

October 10th: No School - Teacher In-Service

October 11th: 7th & 8th Grade Choir Concert 7 PM

October 13th:

  • LMPR Fall Conferences 4:30-8 PM
  • LMHS Choir Concert 7 PM
  • LMPR PTO Meeting 7 PM
October 14th: End of First Quarter!

October 20th: LMMS Parent-Teacher Conferences 3:30-7 PM

October 21st: Report Cards Go Home/In Progress Book

October 25th: BOE Meeting 7 PM at Central Office

October 26th:

  • LMECC Fall Conferences
  • LMECC Book Fair Begins

October 28th:

  • LMECC Classroom Parties

October 28th-30th: LMHS Fall Play

October 31st: HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

  • LMPR Fall Parties

Full District Calendar