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Blog Entries - October 2017

Finneytown Marching Band

Take a bow, Marching Band!

Posted on: October 31, 2017

Congratulations to the incredible Finneytown Marching Band and music staff. The band received a SUPERIOR -- the highest possible rating -- at Sunday's OMEA State Marching Band Contest. Come and cheer the band on at this Saturday's Mid-States Finals at Kings High School.

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Nominate an elementary staff member as FLSD's Educator of the Year

Posted on: October 30, 2017

The Finneytown Elementary PTA is accepting nominations for Finneytown PTA Educator of the Year. Anyone can nominate a deserving elementary teacher, counselor or administrator for the award. Here's the form, with details below.

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Join a focus group and help shape FLSD's future

Posted on: October 25, 2017

Be part of Finneytown Local Schools' strategic planning process by joining a focus group. Two sessions are available: Wednesday, Oct. 25, 7 p.m. in the Secondary Media Center; or Thursday, Oct. 26, 1 p.m., in the Performing Arts Center on the Secondary Campus. We value your input.

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Local veterans are honored at Honoring Our Veterans grill-out on Nov. 5.

A very special day to honor our veterans

Posted on: October 24, 2017

Each year our HONORing Our Veterans cookout and celebration raises funds to send local military veterans on Honor Flights to see their military memorials in Washington D.C. This year's celebration is Sunday, Nov. 5, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Whitaker Elementary. Veterans eat free; entertainment and live music for everyone!

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Understanding and preventing concussions

Posted on: October 24, 2017

Each year, up to 2 million American youth suffer concussions while playing sports. On Nov. 9, the Finneytown Secondary PTA presents an informational session, Concussions and our Children, with local chiropractor, Dr. Stephan Moje. The session takes place at 7 p.m. in the PAC.

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Past 'Reflections' art contest winner of a little girl walking in the woods

Annual art awards program is where Finneytown students shine!

Posted on: October 23, 2017

Excellence in art is one of the things Finneytown is known for, and the annual national PTA 'Reflections' arts program is a place to showcase the work of our talented students! Parents and teachers, please encourage our students to enter! Deadline is Nov. 8.

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Bowls of soup for Whitaker Elementary's free soup dinner

Soup's on! You're invited to a delicious free dinner.

Posted on: October 23, 2017

The only thing better than great soup is great soup and great conversation! Please come and enjoy Whitaker Elementary's free Warm Soup Dinner on Friday, Nov. 17, 6:30 p.m. to 7:20 p.m. Then --  if you'd like -- buy tickets and stay for a Whitaker

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Light up your house and help our House

Posted on: October 19, 2017

The Secondary Campus is holding a Yankee Candle fundraiser -- Oct. 23 to Nov. 8 -- to benefit the House System. The House System will receive 40 percent of every sale. Visit http://www.yankeecandlefundraising.com and enter our group

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Finneytown Middle School Cross Country team

A run of successes for Finneytown Cross Country

Posted on: October 17, 2017

Months of running in rain, heat, wind and mud are paying off for our dedicated Finneytown cross country teams, who brought home honors from recent CHL and All-City races. Read on for results. Also, the high school CC team needs a couple more runners for the district championship meet this Saturday! 

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More honors for our amazing marching band

Posted on: October 8, 2017

What a year -- already -- for the Finneytown Marching Wildcats! They took first place in Class B at Saturday's Loveland Band Contest, along with Best Visual and Best Color Guard in Class

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Photography of a colorful waterfall by Lynda Rush Photography

Please save these dates!

Posted on: October 5, 2017

This time of year, things start to get busy so we're giving you advance notice of some especially fun coming events.

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