Symmes Elementary School

Symmesational News!

Friday, May 11, 2018

Important Dates for your Calendar

May 11 - Madagascar - 7:00 p.m.

May 12 - Madagascar - 7:00 p.m.

May 13 - Madagascar - 2:00 p.m.

May 16 - Move-Up day for 4th Grade at Greene School 10:00

May 18 - Field Day
May 21 - Field Day - Rain Date

May 23 - 4th Grade Celebration 7:00 p.m.

May 24 - Last Day of School!!

TONIGHT....TONIGHT....TONIGHT!! Symmes Players presents Madagascar - A Musical Adventure JR.

It’s Showtime! Break a leg Symmes Players!

Celebrating its 21st year of theater, Symmes Players is proud to present Madagascar a Musical Adventure Jr this weekend at Sycamore High School’s Little Theater! Students have been working hard since January and we are so proud and impressed with their dedication and efforts. If you haven’t bought your tickets yet, there are a very limited amount of seats available at Sunday afternoon's performance only! Tickets are $7/seat, children under 3 are free, if seated in a parent’s lap. For questions, please contact either: Jackie Ogden (513) 288-3636 or Marion Messerle (513) 368-8674. Don’t miss out on celebrating 21 years of Symmes Players!


If your child has medication remaining in the Nurse's Clinic at the end of the year, an adult must pick it up. No medication is to be transported by a child. Medication remaining in the Clinic past the last day of school must be discarded. This includes inhalers and Epi-pens.

2nd Grade Lemonade Stand

Bring your thirst and your change $$$$$ next week! The 2nd grade will be selling lemonade as part of their economics unit. They are raising money for future playground improvements to make the space more inclusive for all boys and girls. Students will be selling refreshing glasses of lemonade at lunchtimes on May 14, 15, and 17. They will also have the lemonade stand set up at Field Day picnic on May 18 for students and parents to purchase! Each cup of lemonade will cost $0.50. Additional donations will be welcome.


Friday, May 18th! Parent Volunteers are still needed for Field Day! Please call or text Joni Green with any questions: 312-371-3217

1st and 4th Grade: 9:15 - 12:15

2nd & 3rd Grade: 12:30 - 3:30

AM Kindergarten & Room 4: 10:30 - 11:45

PM Kindergarten & Room 2 & Room 5: 1:00 - 2:15


Sycamore Schools is offering an optional summer MAP administration for grades 2-8. Please click on the link for more details and to register your child for this opportunity. If you have any questions, please email Mindy Zellner, District Gifted Coordinator, at

Summer 2018 MAP Testing Sign-Ups

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Sycamore Community STEAM Showcase

You are invited to Sycamore Community Schools first-ever K-12 STEAM Showcase on Saturday, May 12 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at E.H. Greene Intermediate.

The purpose of the event is to spotlight district-wide STEAM learning and local businesses and organizations that utilize STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, math) in their work. The showcase will consist of live demonstrations, presentations, competitions, giveaways, and hands-on activities for all ages.

Some of the local organizations who will be participating include UC Blue Ash, Kroger Technology, Apple, Gorilla Maker, and the city of Blue Ash and Montgomery.

We are also excited to show off some of the work that is happening in our classrooms, including live demos of the AVES electric car, Blue Ash GeoCity, Montgomery PBL Carnival, and FIRST LEGO League. There will be opportunities for families to work with robotics, Makedo, and virtual reality. Come make a Mother’s Day present on our 3D printers!

Local food trucks will be serving food and refreshments from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

We anticipate a large turnout for this indoor/outdoor event. A free shuttle service from Maple Dale Elementary to E.H. Greene will run between 11:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

Girls Varsity Soccer Youth Camp

For all the ladies in the house!!!! Do you love the game of soccer? Do you like learning at multiple levels? Is your goal to be the best at whatever you do?

Well, this is Coach Fallon up at the highschool and I have an opportunity for you! The Girls Varsity Soccer Youth Camp!!!! June 11-14, from 3pm-5pm. Grades 3rd thru 8th welcome!!

This camp will challenge players at all levels, whether your a beginner and just want to have fun with your friends or your an expert player, who wants to play at high level and be challenged, we have it!!!

What do you get???

Camp T-Shirt, daily giveaways, training by high level coaches and varsity players, lots and lots of fun!!!!

“That sounds great Coach Fallon, where do I sign-up?”

Well, that’s easy, go to; click on youth camps and scroll down, it’s that easy!!


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