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Blog Entries - February 2017

Tryouts for 2017-18 cheerleading

Posted on: February 24, 2017

Cheerleading is an important part of the Finneytown athletic program. Here's information for how to try out for varsity, junior varsity and middle-school cheerleading.

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Love it! Whitaker Elementary's all-school book club

Posted on: February 24, 2017

The only thing better than reading a good book is reading it with your friends. And the only thing better than that is reading it with your mom and dad, and teachers and principal and everybody else at your school. That's what's happening right now at Whitaker Elementary. 

 

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Congratulations to Al Meyer, February Support Staff Member of the Month

Posted on: February 23, 2017

As a custodian at Finneytown Secondary Campus, Al Meyer is a familiar face but quiet presence. His 18 years of service to the district -- first, at Cottonwood Elementary, then at the Secondary Campus -- are being recognized by this award.

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2017 School Counseling Recognition Award goes to Carolyn Ottke-Moore

Posted on: February 22, 2017

Wise, insightful, supportive and kind, Secondary College and Career Counselor Carolyn Ottke-Moore sends Finneytown students on to lives of purpose and accomplishment. On Feb. 21, she was honored for her contributions.

 

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Kindergarten registration begins March 2

Posted on: February 22, 2017

Parents can register their children at Brent Elementary School on March 2, 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., or Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays at the Finneytown Board Office, 8916 Fontainebleau Terrace, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

 

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Congratulations to Nia McCormick, LaRosa's MVP of the Week!

Posted on: February 21, 2017

Finneytown phenom point guard Nia McCormick -- who topped 1,000 career points this season -- is this week's LaRosa's MVP of the Week!

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Katie Deitsch wins regional honor as a 'Difference Maker'

Posted on: February 17, 2017

Each year, a very select group of adults, youth and businesses are named Duke Energy Children's Museum Difference Makers for outstanding service to Greater Cincinnati youth. This year Finneytown senior Katie Deitsch is one of the winners!

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Hold on, fun is coming soon! PTA Carnival, March 4

Posted on: February 14, 2017

Games! Food! Entertainment! Hanging out with friends! The PTA Carnival is Saturday, March 4, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Whitaker Elementary.

 

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Eat pancakes, support a renovated Senior Lounge

Posted on: February 13, 2017

Enjoy a first-ever PJs and Pancakes Breakfast, Feb. 25, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., and help support renovation of the Senior Lounge -- a cool, student-led school improvement project!

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Voices of Whitaker perform at NKU game

Posted on: February 13, 2017

Congratulations to the Voices of Whitaker and their director, Faith Diehl, for being chosen to perform the National Anthem at the Feb. 9 Northern Kentucky University men's basketball game against Green Bay.

 

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A sign of spring: softball & baseball tryouts!

Posted on: February 12, 2017

Blue skies, warm temperatures and the chance to hit, run, slide and steal! Here's the scoop on tryouts.

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Meet new School Resource Officer Frank McPherson

Posted on: February 10, 2017

Officer McPherson brings a wealth of experience and wisdom to his new role as Finneytown's School Resource Officer. Learn more about him in this Q&A.

 

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Vote for Nia McCormick for LaRosa's MVP of the Week!

Posted on: February 9, 2017

Lady Wildcats senior Nia McCormick, who is capping off an amazing basketball career, is one of three finalists for the LaRosa's award. Vote for Nia at http://larosasmvp.com/.

 

 

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Fastpitch softball clinic at Finneytown Feb. 25

Posted on: February 9, 2017

The Finneytown High School softball team is hosting an instructional clinic March 11, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., for girls and coaches.

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The World Comes to Finneytown: World Culture Night 2017

Posted on: February 6, 2017

To prepare students for the world, schools have to look like the world. World Culture Night at Brent Elementary School is a chance to celebrate -- and show off -- our district's amazing diversity!

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Planning for next fall's 8th Grade trip to Washington D.C.

Posted on: February 6, 2017

Interested in your child attending the annual Eighth Grade trip to Washington, D.C.?  An informational meeting will be held Tuesday, Feb. 7, 6:30 p.m., in Secondary Campus Media Center. Trip details, costs, sights, lodging accommodations, etc., will be discussed.

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The Making of a Meteorologist: COSI on Wheels comes to Whitaker Elementary

Posted on: February 2, 2017

Thanks to funding from the Finneytown Elementary PTA, Whitaker students spent a day learning about wind, rain, clouds -- and even how to create their own mini-tornado.

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