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Blog Entries - April 2017

Nancy Rouse named Finneytown's Educator of the Year: "She's a superstar in a school filled with superheroes."

Posted on: April 28, 2017

Overseeing exemplary counseling programs, organizing World Culture Night, initiating Staff Wellness Week, supporting students and staff and connecting with families -- Finneytown native Nancy Rouse was a natural fit for Hamilton County's top public-school honor.

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Basketball standout Nia McCormick chooses the University of Rio Grande

Posted on: April 25, 2017

Nia McCormick brought so much to Finneytown High School as a student, athlete and friend. Now the University of Rio Grande is thrilled to enroll her.

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Hayley Richardson commits to Transylvania University

Posted on: April 21, 2017

Hayley Richardson's accomplishments on the softball mound and in the classroom made her an attractive candidate for colleges. Transylvania University in Lexington, Ky., is awfully glad she's coming its way.

 

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Joey Gerbus signs with Earlham College

Posted on: April 21, 2017

As his parents, teachers, teammates and friends looked on, senior Joey Gerbus signed a letter of intent to play baseball for Earlham College in Richmond, Ind. "He puts his heart into everything he does," Coach Julian Deese said.

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Kindergarten Camp 2017 -- Welcome, Class of 2030!

Posted on: April 20, 2017

On May 5, incoming kindergartners and their parents can enjoy a fun afternoon of touring Brent Elementary, meeting some staff members (and other kindergarten families!), and getting the scoop on the kindergarten program.

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Wildcats pitcher Joey Gerbus: 'The game is in your hands.'

Posted on: April 20, 2017

Finneytown fans got an inkling that it was going to be an exceptional year for spring sports when senior Joey Gerbus opened the baseball season with a no-hitter. He calls himself “a sports guy,” but he’s also a dedicated student -- and a

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Carol Miller to be inducted into Ohio Basketball Hall of Fame

Posted on: April 17, 2017

Whitaker Elementary fourth-grade teacher Carol Madsen Miller left a basketball legacy during her playing days at Xavier University. It's being recognized with her state's highest honor for her sport.

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A little help for the Easter bunny

Posted on: April 7, 2017

How much candy does it take to fill 2,020 plastic Easter eggs? Students in the Secondary Campus's multiple handicapped class know because -- to help out a Northside non-profit -- that's just how many they stuffed.

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Learn the Life: Sending hope to Tanzania

Posted on: April 6, 2017

All week Finneytown Secondary students are learning about the struggles of three Tanzanian villages -- and finding creative ways to help.

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Finneytown Softball: A golden season for Hayley Richardson

Posted on: April 5, 2017

Hayley Richardson started her final season of Finneytown softball in spectacular fashion. She threw 13 strikeouts and hit a grand slam to bury Mount Healthy 14-4. Then she topped it on April 3 with a perfect game against league rival, Mariemont. Read on to learn more about Hayley.

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Reminder: Extended Care registration begins Monday, April 24

Posted on: April 3, 2017

The Extended Care Program is for children whose parents work and are not able to be home before or after regular school hours. Elementary students in K-Grade 6 who attend Finneytown Local Schools are eligible.

 

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